International Student Housing Options
International students may choose among several on-campus housing options or live in nearby privately owned apartment complexes.
UNO on-campus housing typically has a waitlist. Temporary housing options are available while searching for an apartment:
A few hotels near UNO have special rates for UNO international students and scholars.
One of these, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Omaha, will help you make a reservation (be sure to select the Omaha hotel).
Single Suite: 1-2 people per room
1-6 nights - $72 + tax per night
7-30 nights - $64 + tax per night
Double Suite: 4-5 people per room
1-6 nights - $119 + tax per night
7-30 nights - $99 + tax per night
*Rates include free continental breakfast. There is a 48-hour cancellation policy for each room.
Read below about the on-campus housing options and then go to International Student Housing to learn more about applying for on-campus housing.
Dodge Street Campus
Living on campus is not required at UNO, but many students find it to be the most comfortable and convenient choice. Our campus does not have dormitories; all housing units are apartment-style with private bedrooms and shared kitchens, bathrooms, and living spaces. UNO offers several options for living on campus. To learn more and apply for housing, go to housing.unomaha.edu.
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Conveniently located on UNO's main campus and offers apartment-style living for 576 students. Each apartment is fully furnished and has four individual bedrooms, two bathrooms, a living room, and a full-sized kitchen. All utilities, cable television, and internet service are included. Within the central clubhouse, students find a large laundry room, study lounge, and TV email@example.com
Pacific Street Campus
Housing on the southern part of UNO's campus provides convenient access to the Peter Kiewit Institute, the College of Business Administration's Mammel Hall, Aksarben Village, and UNO shuttle services.
A 10-building complex that offers furnished apartment-style living with four private bedrooms, a living room, two bathrooms, and a full kitchen in each suite. All utilities, cable television, and internet service are included. The Commons building, centrally located in the courtyard, features a study lounge with computers, a laundry facility, and a game room. Outdoor amenities include full basketball and sand volleyball courts, open space, and plenty of parking. A variety of meal plan options are available through nearby Scott Dining Hall.1601 S. 64th Street, Omaha, NE 68106
Scott Residence Hall
A contemporary four-story residence hall comprised mostly of four-bedroom, one-bathroom suites. Each furnished suite comes complete with a common area, microwave, and small refridgerator. Residents of Scott Hall have access to an unlimited meal plan, lounges on each floor, fitness center, group study area with computers, game room, and laundry facilities in the building. Scott Hall is primarily for recipients of the Suzanne and Walter Scott Foundation Scholarship and recipients of other major Peter Kiewit Institute Scholarships, but there are select openings for students of all majors. Scott Hall offers an all-inclusive rent which includes: internet, cable televesion, water, electricity, weekly light housekeeping, and an unlimited meal plan. Outdoor amenities include full basketball and sand volleyball courts, courtyard, and plenty of parking.6510 Pine Street, Omaha, NE 68106
UNO’s newest residential complex, offers 120 suite-style furnished apartments with four private bedrooms, a living room, two bathrooms with double sinks, and a fully equipped kitchen in each unit. Each of the four buildings includes a laundry facility, fitness center, and television room. Combined rent agreements include paid utilities, cable television, internet, and IP telephone. Exclusive parking is available with purchase of UNO parking permit. Meal plans are optional.
6510 Pine Street, Omaha, NE 68106
International students may choose to live on-campus in a variety of nearby apartment complexes. You can search for apartments by size, price, and proximity to campus through Real Estate With Honors, an apartment listing service tailored to UNO students.
The following apartment complexes have proven popular with international students in the past. They are not affiliated with UNO; students must contact them directly about availability, amenities, and prices. Be aware that shorter leases are oftentimes more expensive and that many apartments require refundable deposits or non-refundable application fees prior to moving in:
An economical, dormitory-style option that offers the flexibility of short-term leases. Apartments are mostly furnished, but residents must bring or purchase bedding, linens, and kitchen utensils. Kitchen and laundry facilities are shared on the lower level. Capitol Court is a good choice if you are on a tight budget, but do not want roommates. It is about 0.7 km from campus.
7070 Capitol Court
Omaha, NE 68132
Affordably priced one-bedroom or one-room studio apartments with full kitchens. They are unfurnished, so residents need to acquire furniture and other household items. Short-term leases are available. They are located about 1.3 km from campus.
7116 Jones Circle
Omaha, NE 68106
One-bedroom and two-bedroom unfurnished units that are located close to the Peter Kiewit Institute and the College of Business Administration's Mammel Hall. The complex has a pool and is located about 1.75 km from UNO's main campus.
949 S. 70th Street #1
Omaha, NE 68106
Pacific Gardens Apartments
Offer a more spacious option with one, two, or three bedrooms per unit. It is located about 2.5 km from UNO's main campus.
7616 Pierce Street
Omaha, NE 68124
Another spacious option that may be suitable for students or scholars with family members. The quiet complex has a pool and exercise facility. It is about 3.7 km from campus.
9045 Burt Street
Omaha, NE 68114