Signature Programs and Events

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Programs

Engineering Readiness Academy (ERA)

ERA is a bridge program that aims to prepare incoming engineering and construction management students for academic, personal, and career success in the College of Engineering.

Grand Challenge Scholars Programs (GCSP)

GCSP is a self-paced 1-3 year program ideal for the socially conscious and highly motivated engineering student who wants to have an impact on the world's most pressing issues.

Kiewit Scholars Program

The College of Engineering and dedicated leadership in the Kiewit Corporation are partnering to offer the exceptional Kiewit Scholars Program.

Multicultural Engineering Program (MEP)

MEP is a cohort-based program designed to engage and enhance the experiences of talented scholars who demonstrate experience with, or commitment to, leadership and diversity.

Nebraska Tech+Engineering Career Institute (NTECI)

NTECI is an invitation-only program for talented incoming first-year students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Software Engineering at UNL.

Peter Kiewit Foundation Engineering Academy

The Peter Kiewit Foundation Engineering Academy seeks to recruit and retain students committed to supporting and advancing women in engineering in the state of Nebraska, providing students who have financial need with the resources and support to pursue careers in engineering, computing and construction.

Women in Engineering Program (WIE)

WIE is a cohort-based program designed to engage and enhance the experiences of talented scholars who demonstrate experience with, or commitment to, the recruitment and advancement of women in engineering.

E-Week

E-Week has been a University of Nebraska tradition since 1913.

NUBE Experience

NUBE Experience is an exciting FREE welcome program for first-year students, designed to connect you to other engineering students, faculty, and your major before your first day of class.

Senior Design Showcase

Nebraska's premier undergraduate engineering student design event.