Yellow Ribbon Program School
Servicemembers Opportunity College
University of Nebraska at Omaha


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University of Nebraska at Omaha
6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182-0225
General Information402-554-2800
ChancellorJohn Christensen
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship, Two but less than 4 years certificate, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate
Campus SettingCity, Large
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 14,665 (11,833 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19 to 1

Mission Statement

The University of Nebraska at Omaha began as the University of Omaha- a private college established in 1908. In 1968- UNO became a state institution when the Municipal University of Omaha merged with the University of Nebraska. Located in the geographical center of Omaha- UNO is a major metropolitan university focused on students- academic excellence and engagement with the community. UNO serves a diverse population- including international students from 120 countries with comprehensive academic programs from baccalaureate through doctoral levels.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Study abroad
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 497398
Instructional 483393
Research and Public Service 145
Total Graduate Assistants -247
Instructional -247
Research and Public Service -0