February 19th, 2009

unomaha2UNO is located in the heart of Nebraska’s largest city, Omaha, and serve as the state’s metropolitan university.  They offer 200 programs of study in a learning environment that features the best of both worlds-a small-school atmosphere within a thriving city where internship, employment and entertainment opportunities are plentiful.

UNO is a public, 4 year institution that was founded in 1908.  The university stretches over two campuses, North and South, and is over 150 acres.  They offer intensive English Program to bridge students into university classes.

UNO has 7 colleges:

College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business Administration
College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media
College of Education
College of Information Science and Technology
College of Public Affairs and Community Service
Graduate Studies

Student housing on campus is apartment style, where there are private rooms and four students in each apartment.  UNO is also home for the Mavericks, which offers a strong athletic program.   It is said that becoming a Maverick is something that just happens.  One day you’re normal, and the next you’re sleeping in a hockey jersey and wearing Maverick face paint to your cousin’s wedding. It just happens, so go with it.

University of Nebraska at Omaha website


International Studies and Programs


Sons of Norway

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