University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNOMAHA)

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University of Nebraska at Omaha can be found in Omaha, NE, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 16,000 students enrolled each year at UNOMAHA.

Most of the students that got into this school have scored in the range of 20 to 26 on the ACT. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the UNOMAHA average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.38 for accepted students. UNOMAHA has an acceptance rate of around 71 percent with 54 percent of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected UNOMAHA acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 75%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall UNOMAHA Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for University of Nebraska at Omaha was reported as 70.8% in Fall 2013 with over 4,960 college applications submitted to UNOMAHA. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • UNOMAHA ACT Scores: 20 - 26
  • UNOMAHA Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Nebraska at Omaha?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of University of Nebraska at Omaha is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Nebraska at Omaha has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 80.4%
  • 2010-2011: 75.5%
  • 2011-2012: 75.7%
  • 2012-2013: 80.0%
  • 2013-2014: 70.8%
  • Projected UNOMAHA Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 75.4%

How Does UNOMAHA Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Nebraska at Omaha is twenty-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Creighton University76.7%
Northwest Missouri State University73.2%
University of South Dakota87.9%
Drake University66.0%
Park University96.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UNOMAHA (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English19 - 26
Math17 - 25
Composite Score20 - 26
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