Admitted Student Portal

Students sitting outside College of Law

Welcome to the one stop shop for admitted student information and helpful content in your journey to Nebraska Law.

August 4th Update

  • To read under Law School Essentials:
    • In-Person Orientation
    • On-Line Learning Requests
    • Start Checking Your Email
    • Academic Success Canvas Invitation
    • Updated Class and Book list for Group 1 and Group 2 

Week of August 3rd

  • To read under Law School Essentials:
    • An Introduction to Asynchronous Orientation
    • Change to Group 1’s Schedule
    • Schmid Law Library Opening and Hours 
  • To do under Forms to Complete:
    • Communication Release Form (Required)
    • Photo Consent Form (Required)

Book List Updated

  • Book lists for both registration groups have been updated and can be found under Law School Essentials, Week of July 7.

Week of July 20

  • To review under Career Development
    • Your Legal Resume
    • Resume Writing Resources
    • What You Can Expect from the CDO Over the Next Few Months 
    • Looking for Something to Read?

Week of July 13

  • To review under Financial Aid and Budgeting:
    • Student Budget & Setting a Budget
    • How Financial Aid & Scholarships "Work" Handout
    • Acess Lex & MAX
    • Where to go with Questions
  • To review under University Necessities:
    • Parking Permits
    • Campus, Parking & Bus Maps
  • To read under Law School Essentials:
    • Changes to the Fall 2020 Schedule
    • Orientation
    • What's Your Shirt Size?

Week of July 7

  • To read under Law School Essentials:
    • Learn about various Nebraska Law Mentoring opportunities:
      • Faculty Advisor
      • Alumni Mentor
      • Big / Little Mentor Program
    • Book Lists
  • To read and accomplish under University Necessities
    • Obtaining Your NCard
  • To fill out under Forms To Complete:
    • If you want a faculty advisor, alumni mentor or to participate in the Big/Little program complete the Mentoring Form

Other helpful content

Click the "Admitted Student Day" button to find downloadable documents that are typically handed out at Admitted Student Day. You can also find helpful videos from Dean Moberly, the admissions staff and a student panel discussion.

Do you have a specific interest or want to learn more about an area of law? Our faculty host individual zoom sessions to highlight their area of expertise and answer questions. You can find these recorded events under the "Zoom Sessions" button.

Never been to campus? Click on the "Virtual Tour" button to find images of Nebraska Law facilities and popular stops around the city of Lincoln!

Ready to be a Husker? Click on the "Pay Deposit" button to pay your seat deposit.

Past Content

Week of April 27th

  • Get to know the University technology systems.
  • Claim your NU ID and set up your passwords.
  • Confirm you can access MyRed.
  • Claim your email.

Week of May 18th

  • To read and accomplish under Law School Essentials:
    • Sign up for the Nebraska Law list serves
    • Let us know if your address has changed since you submitted your application
    • Learn how to purchase books when lists become available in July

    Week of May 25th

    • To read and accomplish under Forms to complete:
      • Commuter profile form
      • Roommate profile form
    • Review apartment guide below

    Inside Apartment

    Apartment Guide

    Looking for a place to live? We have you covered! Here is a list of rental units and apartment complexes that are all within a 10-15 minute drive of the law school and where our students have lived. It’s not inclusive of all your options but will give you an idea of what types of amenities you can get at different rent levels.


Week of June 1

  • To read and accomplish under Forms to complete:
    • Health requirement form
    • Review health insurance options
    • Submit final transcripts

Week of June 8

  • To read and accomplish under Law School Essentials:
    • Letter from 2L Class President
    • Nebraska Law Gear Purchasing

Week of June 15

  • To read and accomplish under Law School Essentials:
    • Check out the 1L Fall Class Schedule.
    • Review the instructions for class registration and get registered!

Week of June 22

  • To read and accomplish under Law School Essentials:
    • Welcome from the Student Bar Association
    • Nebraska Law Student Organizations: how to find out more

Coming Soon