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University of Nebraska at Omaha Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
Average Housing Costs
$8,916/ year
Poll
75%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.79 responses
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55%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.122 responses

Food

Campus Food
B+
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
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What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 132 responses
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  • Student Center Cafeteria
    23%
  • Scott
    17%
  • The special buffetts
    12%
  • The Convenient store
    7%
  • Salad
    7%
  • I rarely eat anywhere other than my dorm.
    6%
  • Jasmine's (asian cuisine)
    6%
60%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.86 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
B+
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
C+
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
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What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 77 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    16%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    61%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    21%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    3%

Safety

Safety
B
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
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96%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.81 responses
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How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 52 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    54%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    29%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    17%
  • If you don't partake, you're left out.
    0%
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How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 66 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    35%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    44%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    8%
  • Not very visible.
    12%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

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How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 128 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    42%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    52%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    5%
Men's Varsity Sports
Tennis, Golf, Basketball, Soccer, Ice Hockey, Baseball
Women's Varsity Sports
Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, All Track Combined

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Music
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What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 59 responses
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  • Hockey Games
    29%
  • Welcome Week
    27%
  • Athletic Events
    17%
  • Cow Bells at athletic events
    17%
  • I do not like any traditions
    5%
  • UNO Chants
    5%

Party Scene

Party Scene
B-
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
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What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 62 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    3%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    16%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    18%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    16%
  • Parties? What parties?
    47%
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What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 30 responses
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  • Probably Mav Days. It's the first week of school.
    63%
  • Homecoming
    13%
  • Defy Gravity parties
    10%
  • Summer
    7%
  • Any day that baby sleeps through the night
    3%
  • Songfest
    3%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
2%
Women in Sororities
2%
56%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.98 responses
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