The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) consistently ranks among the top universities for veterans, active duty members, and their families. This is because at UNO, we value your service and leadership. We focus on military student success by providing world-class service, helping families make the best use of education benefits, and allowing students to take advantage of all the opportunities offered at the University of Nebraska system's metropolitan university.
UNO's Cybersecurity program named a top-ranked cybersecurity program for military friendliness.
UNO's College of Business Administration ranked the top business school for military friendliness two years in a row.
New Forever GI Bill Updates!
The Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act, also known as the “Forever GI Bill,” was signed into law on August 17, 2017, and brings significant changes to Veterans’ education benefits over the next few years. Most enhance or expand education benefits for Veterans, servicemembers, families and survivors. Click here for a list of changes and when they go into effect.
Career Pathways Learning Community is a career-based learning community for military-affiliated students seeking a degree in STEM and business fields. By the end of the program, students will not only complete the requirements for graduation, but also experience substantial professional connections within the community and gain a comprehensive understanding of trends in the field. Learn more.
New students start here. Learn about your military and veterans' benefits and how to apply.
Support for every military, veteran, and dependent student, at home and abroad.
The UNO-VA Agreement form must be completed before use of VA education benefits at UNO. This form includes statements of understanding that are important to know prior to using benefits.
OMVS and ACDC work together to help military, veterans, and their families transition to civilian employment. Check out these resources to get started.
Be ready for success. Join us at our New Military-Affiliated Student Welcome Event where you'll learn more about VA benefits, meet the OMVS staff and other Maverick student veterans just like you. Click here to RSVP.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. Learn more about Equity, Access and Diversity.