University of Nebraska – Admissions Process

The Nebraska application for admission is now open for Fall 2020 prospective students. Nebraska has already begun offering merit-based scholarships for 2020-2021. The 2020-2021 FAFSA becomes available October 1, 2019.

  • Students are encouraged to complete it by April 1, 2020 for priority consideration.
  • The application deadline for merit-based scholarships is February 1.
    • We will accept test scores from the February 2020 test date.
    • Some individual scholarship programs may have earlier deadlines.

Applicants must submit their scholarship statement by February 1 for additional consideration for leadership, service and/or diversity enhancement scholarships.

Video Resources
A series of videos about preparing for college that students, families and educators have found to be helpful resources. Check out the videos below about Filing the FAFSA and Applying for Scholarships.

Senior Family Meeting

Seniors and their families who were unable to attend the Senior Family Meeting, may view the presentations below. If you have questions, please contact the presenter for each session.