We think you’ll love Union College—let us prove it.

Summer bash - June 23-24

This summer, why don't you hit the road and visit Union College along with high school students from all over the country? Everyone's coming to a special preview event June 23 and 24.

You’ll be able to talk to professors in your area of interest as well as meet the life coach who will support you during your first year. Explore the city, take selfies at local hot spots, and see who else will be in your freshman class. You might also discover some new sources of financial aid.

Speaking of financial aid, those attending will be eligible for a bonus $500 scholarship! Plus, we’ll cheerfully refund your travel expenses.*

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Already have a date in mind? Check our visit calendar for availability.

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What to expect on your campus visit

Once you arrive on campus, a current student tour guide will take you on an hour walking tour of campus. Comfy shoes are encouraged! Please also check the weather for Lincoln, Nebraska, ahead of your visit. While you are on campus, we will schedule appointments for you to meet future professors, talk about the future with your life coach (freshman only), and find out what scholarships you are eligible for.

Our virtual visits via ZOOM include meeting a future professor, talking about the future with your life coach (freshman only), and discussing what scholarships you are eligible for!

When are tours?

Virtual and in-person visits are available most Mondays-Thursdays between 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. and Fridays 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. We do not offer visits on the weekends and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you.

Flying to Lincoln, Nebraska

If you fly into the Lincoln (LNK) or Omaha (OMA) airport, we provide complimentary pick-up/drop off to the airport. Just make sure to email (visit@ucollege.edu) us your itinerary and preferred cell phone number to schedule your pick up at your earliest convenience—at least five days before departure. 

Lodging and Food on Campus

We provide for up to three days on-campus meals and two nights lodging for a prospective student and parent. If you would like to stay longer, arrangements can be made at your own expense.

Apply ahead of time

To get the most out of your visit, we encourage you to complete our FREE application at www.ucollege.edu/apply. Don’t forget to self-report your GPA and test scores to receive the most accurate information about what scholarships you may be eligible for!

Plus you'll be eligible for travel reimbursement.

Visit FAQ

You may be wondering where you'll be staying, what you need to pack, or if you can bring your pets, or any number of other things. We've compiled the most frequently asked questions and their answers here. 

Reimbursement

We want to meet you so much, we'll pay up to $250 dollars for your travel and your parents travel expenses. Once you're on campus, you'll have three days and two nights of food and lodging⁠—all free! 

Read all the fine print in the visit FAQ.

Grad student?

Prospective master's students aren’t eligible for a free visit, but you're always welcome to come to campus. Call 402.486.2527 or click here to contact the Physician Assistant Program.

Questions?

Have any questions? Please call Brienne Engelhart at 402.486.2563 or email visit@ucollege.edu