The Esther L. Kauffman Academic Residential Center at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

#163, overall score 29.5/100

Fun Fact:

Memorial Stadium has a capacity of 92,000, which would make it the third-largest city in Nebraska.

ACADEMICS

  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 22:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • In-state tuition: $8,628
  • Out-of-state tuition: $23,148
  • Room & board costs: $10,826
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $9,464

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Lincoln, Neb.
  • Region: Midwest
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 20,182
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 50
  • Jewish population share: 0.25%
  • Student origin: 77% in-state / 23% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: I
  • NCAA team: Cornhuskers
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Cornfed Ultimate, Cuddle Raptors

ISRAEL Score: 10/20

  • Score: 10/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 2
  • Israel-related clubs: 0
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 9.5/40

  • Score: 9.5/40
  • Hillel: Hillel - Jewish Student Association
  • Chabad: None
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: ΣAM
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 2 (1 Conservative, 1 Reform)
  • Eruv: No
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: Ted Sorensen
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