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University of Nebraska - Omaha Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Omaha, NE

Location and Setting


Omaha Population
421,570
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
503 acres

Weather

Temperature
10.9 average low in January, 83.7 average high in September
Rain
100 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Omaha
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Omaha

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
13% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
87%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Mavericks
School Colors
Red and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Golf x x x x
Ice Hockey     x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x    
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Golf x x
Ice Hockey    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Golf x x
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis x x
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, equestrian sports, fencing, field hockey, golf, lacrosse, racquetball, riflery, rugby, soccer, softball, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student programming board-maverick productions, student government, greek life, emerging leaders, prssa - public relations student society of america
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
2% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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