The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is located in an up-and-coming and safe city of nearly 300,000 people that has many of the cultural and entertainment benefits of a much larger city, with the feel of a friendly Midwestern community.  For more information about Lincoln:

Top 10 Reasons You'll Love Lincoln

  1. #3 U.S. City, Quality of Life (NerdWallet, 2017)
  2. Lincoln Public Schools was ranked 2nd in quality of education in an eight-state area of the Midwest. Lincoln maintains the 4th highest percentage of graduating high school seniors in the nation.
  3. #8 best downtown  (, 2015)
  4. #1 in America's Healthiest Small Cities  (Daily Finance, 2014)
  5. 6th Best Place for Business and Careers (Forbes, 2014)
  6. 7th best city for college students (among cities 250k–1M residents; American Institute for Economic Research, 2015)
  7. Lincoln's health care costs among lowest in the nation and Nebraska businesses have one of the lowest in employee-paid insurance coverage (Milliman & Robertson, Inc.)
  8. Best Cities of 2016 (Smart Asset, 2016)
  9. Bicycle Friendly Community  (The League of American Bicyclists, 2012)
  10. Top 20 - America's Thriving Cities  (The Daily Beast, 2013)