At Nebraska Law, we develop inclusive leaders who advance justice, solve problems and serve with integrity. Our students receive a high-quality, Big Ten legal education and work with faculty who are actively engaged in addressing real-world problems through legal research, scholarship and programming. 

Building our community

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The Black Law Student Association aims to provide support to Black law students while creating educational opportunities for the entire student body. Learn more about BLSA's impact on the Nebraska Law community.

Protecting human rights

Danielle Jefferis holding a legal pad at the front of a courtroom
Professor Danielle Jefferis explores the law and policy governing prison and detention, with an emphasis on the federal prison system, to protect the rights of incarcerated individuals. Learn more about her work.
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#43 – Top 50 Law Schools

Above the Law, 2021

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#4 – Lowest Debt

U.S. News and World Report, 2020

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A Best Law School for Your Money

Money Magazine, 2023

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#6 – Highest Graduate Employment

American Lawyer 100 Rankings, 2019

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11th Highest Bar Passage Rate

2017 Ultimate Bar Passage


Nebraska Law will continue to accept applications for admission until the incoming class has been filled.