University of Nebraska–Lincoln

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University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Motto Literis Dedicata et Omnibus Artibus
Motto in English
Dedicated to Letters and All the Arts
Type Flagship
Land grant
Established 1869
Endowment US$1.24 billion[1]
Chancellor Harvey Perlman
President J.B. Milliken
Academic staff
Students 24,593[2]
Undergraduates 19,345[2]
Postgraduates 4,679[2]
Location Lincoln, Nebraska, US
40°49′03″N 96°42′05″W / 40.81750°N 96.70139°W / 40.81750; -96.70139Coordinates: 40°49′03″N 96°42′05″W / 40.81750°N 96.70139°W / 40.81750; -96.70139
Campus 613 acres (248 ha),
42,562 acres (17,224 ha) total throughout state
Colors Scarlet and Cream
Athletics NCAA Division I FBS
Big Ten
21 varsity teams
Nickname Cornhuskers
Affiliations URA
Mascot Herbie Husker and Lil' Red
University of Nebraska-Lincoln logo

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln (also called Nebraska, UNL or NU) it is a public university that also does research. It is located in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA.[3] UNL is the state's oldest and largest university campus. It is also the leading school in the University of Nebraska system.

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  1. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2011 Endowment Market value and Percentage Change* in Endowment Market Value from FY 2010 to FY 2011" (PDF). National Association of College and University Business Officers and Commonfund Institute. 2011. Retrieved February 21, 2011. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "University of Nebraska–Lincoln Factbook 2011–2012" (PDF). Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Retrieved September 7, 2011. 
  3. "Carnegie Classifications – University of Nebraska". Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Retrieved September 6, 2010. 

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