You don’t need to attend an enormous research institution to be a part of exciting research. In fact, Nebraska Wesleyan connects undergraduates to the quality research opportunities that students at most schools wouldn’t find until graduate school. And these opportunities begin in your first year at Nebraska Wesleyan.

Whether you’re interested in histology or history, microbiology or musicology, Nebraska Wesleyan is the place where you can collaborate with expert professors and learn in a hands-on laboratory environment.

NWU’s position in Lincoln gives you extraordinary access to research opportunities across industries and fields.

NWU helps you take the lead. Design your own research projects and follow your curiosity to new places. You don’t have to wait. At NWU, the opportunity to get involved in exciting research starts now.


Become a Scientist

Microbiome scientist Megan Larsen, PhD describes how her doctorate journey started at NWU. Faculty-led trips fueled her interest in oceanography and inspired a research fellowship at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).