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Rita Henry, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Services
Rita Henry, Ph.D.


Dr. Henry came to UNO in 1982 as Assistant to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs. She served in that position until 2004 when Student Affairs was merged with Academic Affairs.

Dr. Henry has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and Human Development and the Family, a Master's degree in Human Development and the Family, and a Ph.D. in Educational Administration from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She received the Chancellor's Medal in 2003 for her service to the university community.


Dr. Henry has administrative responsibility for Campus Recreation, Counseling/University Division, Judicial Affairs, Student Health Services, Student Organizations and Leadership programming and on-campus housing.

Supervisory Responsibilities
Campus Recreation
Career Services
Counseling Services
Disability Services
Student Conduct [.pdf]
Student Health Services
Student Housing & Residence Life
Student Organizations & Leadership Programs (SOLP)
University Division

Contact Information

Dr. Rita Henry
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Services
University of Nebraska - Omaha
6001 Dodge Street
Eppley Administration Building 108
Omaha, NE 68182