Non-Degree/Visiting Student Applicants

  1. Individuals who do not intend to complete a degree at UNO may apply as a non-degree/visiting student.
  2. A visiting student from another institution or a summer session applicant interested in enrolling for personal or professional enrichment may be admitted as a non-degree student.
  3. Non-Degree/Visiting Admission Criteria
    • Non-degree students from another college or university are expected to be in good academic standing. Any student who has been placed on academic dismissal or suspension from any college or university within the last year, regardless of the student’s eligibility to return to the prior institution, will be denied admission. The student would be eligible to reapply for admission to UNO after one full year following the end of the term in which the student was last suspended.
    • Any student denied admission as a degree seeking student is not eligible to apply as a Non-Degree/Visiting student
    • A Non-Degree student must be an official high school graduate or hold a high school equivalency diploma (GED).
  4. Students changing from a Non-Degree classification to a degree program will be expected to provide additional documentation and meet admission requirements. An application for admission to the degree program must be filed with the Office of Admissions.
  5. The Non-Degree classification is not recommended for certification, recertification or for enrolling in professional education courses.
  6. Non-Degree students are not eligible for scholarships or financial aid.