Recruitment & Student Engagement


Our Mission

The mission of Recruitment & Student Engagement is to recruit and retain a diverse student population for the University of Nebraska Medical Center.  Through collaboration, our staff is committed to providing academic, social and financial support programs and services designed to enhance the student educational experience.


  • To recruit a diverse pool of applicants for all UNMC programs which includes students who are, first generation, have traditional or nontraditional backgrounds, are economically and/or educationally disadvantaged or demonstrate a sincere interest in working in underserved communities.
  • To provide a wide range of independent initiatives aimed at identifying, motivating, and preparing college and pre-college level students to pursue careers in the health sciences
  • To initiate and participate in collaborative programs at Nebraska higher education institutions and with professional and community groups to establish pathways for individuals to learn more about UNMC.
  • To provide a university experience that is student-centered and focused on meeting students’ needs.


Contact Information
For more information on Recruitment & Student Engagement at UNMC please contact:

Recruitment & Student Engagement
University of Nebraska Medical Center
984275 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4275

Phone:  402-559-3809
Fax:  402-559-6796
Toll free:  800-626-8431