Research is on the move at UNL. An ongoing investment in innovation, interdisciplinary cooperation, and international collaborations sustains our momentum. UNL has an international presence in research and education, with projects on all seven continents.
Chartered in 1869, UNL is an educational institution of international stature—a research leader with a wide array of grant-funded projects in the sciences and humanities. Over 24,500 students enrolled for Fall 2011, with students from all 50 states and 132 foreign countries.
With a population of over 250,000, Lincoln offers all the amenities of a mid-sized regional city. Ranked in the Top 10 in many quality of life, safety, environmental and other studies, the city is a remarkably comfortable and friendly place; when you're here, you're among friends.