Explore Your Passion
Explore Your Passion

Small enough to give you personal attention.
Large enough to provide intellectual stimulation.

Build a Great Future at UNL
Come to the Plains to Study History

You are the Future of History

Thank you for your interest in our Graduate Program! We invite you to join our community of graduate students who are applying history in exciting ways.

We are:

Award-Winning Faculty Engaged in Cutting-Edge, Creative, & Collaborative Scholarship

Passionate About the Teaching & Learning of History

Training Academic & Professional Historians


Graduate Chair
Alexander Vazansky
Department of History
604 Oldfather Hall
(402) 472-2414
In summer, please contact the Graduate Secretary

Graduate Secretary
Megan Brown
Department of History
612 Oldfather Hall
(402) 472-2414


How to apply

Applications are due by December 1 for admission for the following August.