Start Your Exploration Here
Where will the next chapter in your story lead?
Whether you are exploring potential majors, a career in the health field, or a law degree, the Explore Center can connect you with the resources and opportunities needed to discover your path and still graduate in four years. Once you are a student in the Explore Center, you will have an assigned, professional advisor who will work with you individually to develop your academic, professional, and personal goals. As a prospective student, I am your go-to for any questions about the admissions process and the experience you can have as an Explore Center student, be that Undecided, Pre-Health, or Pre-Law. Please reach out with any questions, or schedule an academic appointment with me during your campus visit. I look forward to getting to know you!
- Laura Springer, Recruitment Coordinator
Undecided on a Major
College is more than just checking off requirements from a list. It's about discovering your interests, skills and talents, and finding out who you want to be. The Explore Center will start your journey by identifying academic course work, workshops, and programming that explores your interests while meeting graduation requirements.
The University Exploration Learning Community allows you to learn together in shared classes, living together on the same residence hall floor, and connecting with faculty, staff, upperclass student mentors, and professionals in potential fields of study. Learn more at http://learncom.unl.edu/Explore Undecided
Major in Anything and be Pre-Health at Nebraska
Pursue any of our 16 pre-health areas such as Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, or Physical Therapy, while choosing from more than 150 UNL majors. Take advantage of the prestige UNL carries in its preparation in the sciences, and couple that with the College of Arts and Sciences' Humanities in Medicine Program to become a well-rounded applicant and stand out in the process.
Through a partnership with the University of Nebraska Medical Center, you will have the unique opportunity to study anatomy on human cadavers. You have the option to participate in several residential learning communities related to Pre-Heath: Exploring Medicine, Exploring Nursing, or Exploring Dentistry.
Start Pre-Law at Nebraska
Situated in the State Capitol, UNL affords you access to unique shadow and internship experiences in the Legislature, Nebraska Supreme Court, and the Nebraska Bar Association. You can also make immediate connections at Nebraska’s College of Law which is located on UNL’s East Campus.
Enroll in academically challenging courses that develop oral communication, problem solving, critical reading and writing, and general research skills – all from faculty who are leading their field.
What will YOUR story in Pre-Law be?Explore Pre-Law
The Explore Center works with you to ensure that you are doing what you need to be successful in your goal of being an engineering major. Through the Explore Center, you can be a part of the engineering family while working towards achieving the entrance requirements for the College of Engineering. As a pre-engineering student, you will still have access to clubs, activities, and events that engineering majors have access to.See Engineering Admission Requirements