University of Nebraska-Omaha Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Omaha, NE, University of Nebraska-Omaha is one of the best universities in the state of Nebraska. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Nebraska-Omaha in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Nebraska-Omaha.

6001 Dodge Street Omaha, NE 68182
Phone: (402) 554-2393
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Rankings: University of Nebraska–Omaha

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 71
Score: 38
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 106
Average freshman retention rate: 72.2%
6-year graduation rate: 40.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 82
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 34.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 13.2%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 78.2%
Student selectivity ranking: 73
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20-26
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 13%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 36%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 84.3%
Financial resources rank: 92
Alumni giving rank: 128
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 4.6%

University of Nebraska-Omaha History

Essential Facts: University of Nebraska–Omaha

  • The Omaha Mavericks are the sports teams of the University of Nebraska Omaha.
  • At University of Nebraska at Omaha, the graduation rate is 48 % within 150% normal time, the retention rate is 75 %, and the transfer-out rate is 27 %, as of August 31, 2019.
  • Founded in 1908 by faculty from the Omaha Presbyterian Theological Seminary as a private non-sectarian college, the university was originally known as the University of Omaha.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 11%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 2%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 2%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 15%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 75%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, football, ice hockey, tennis, wrestling
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station