Advising Help

Office of Online & Distance Education Advising

For general questions about distance UNDERGRADUATE programs or how to get started, contact:

Name: Micaela Rahe
Phone: 402.472.4471
Email: mrahe2@unl.edu

For general questions about distance GRADUATE programs or how to get started, contact:

Name:
Phone: 402.472.2875
Email: graduate@unl.edu

Advisers In Your Major

Once you’re admitted to a degree program, you will be assigned an adviser within your program.

*NOTE: If you are a visiting student from another institution, you will need to get course approval prior to enrolling in courses.

Exam Locations

On-campus Testing

If a course requires on-campus testing and you are within driving distance of campus, your exams will be at one of the following testing centers. Location and date instructions will be in your course syllabus.

  • College of Business (business classes only)
  • College of Arts and Sciences Testing Center
  • College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Testing Center

Off-campus Testing

If you are not within driving distance of campus, instructions are provided in your course syllabus on how to  secure a testing proctor at an approved location that works for you. For additional information, contact:

Proctor Services: Cheryl Griffith
Phone: 402.472.4681
Email: ode-proctors@unl.edu

Complaint Procedures

In compliance with US Department of Education regulations, procedures for filing grievances, complaints, or concerns are put in place to ensure you receive an expeditious, fair, and amicable resolution to your situation.

We ask that you first exhaust all possible internal avenues for resolution before filing complaints with external agencies.

Marie Barber

Executive Director
Online & Distance Education
mbarber2@unl.edu
402.472.4354

Policy and Procedure Resources:

In the unlikely event an issue cannot be resolved, you have the option of filing a complaint with your state licensing authority or with the North Central Association Higher Education Commission.

Questions?

Please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Online & Distance Education at 402.472.4681 or ode-distance@unl.edu.

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What Our Students Say

No matter the reason, our students say distance courses satisfy their longing to learn:

  • Classes fit your schedule.
  • It's convenient.
  • You can work full-time, balance your life and still earn a degree.

Don’t just take our word, read what military students say about our online and distance education classes.