How to Apply

  1. Visit The Peter Kiewit Institute
  2. Apply for Undergraduate Admissions at UNO
  3. Apply for any Scholarships/Financial Aid

Visiting The Peter Kiewit Institute

Many students find that seeing what The Peter Kiewit Institute has to offer makes the choice easy.


The Peter Kiewit Institute is home to the UNL College of Engineering and the UNO College of Information Science & Technology.  All undergraduate students apply through UNO. Graduate students and international students need to apply through the respective program's college.  Contact information for each college is listed below.

Apply at the UNO Admissions Page:

College of Engineering, a UNL administered program

The UNL College of Engineering offers academic programs in both Lincoln and Omaha.  Omaha programs are based at The Peter Kiewit Institute. The UNL College of Engineering has several additional requirements for admission into its programs, along with university requirements.  Click here to find out more about the additional requirements.

College of Information Science & Technology

When applying for The College of Information Science and Technology, you can select from the following majors:  Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Assurance, and IT InnovationClick here to find out more about the additional requirements.

Admissions Contact Information

Engineering Undergraduate Advisor

Nicole Franta
Assistant Director of Recruitment
(402) 554-3146

Undergraduate Admissions

IS&T Undergraduate Advisor

Judy Monarrez Diaz-Kelsey
IS&T Undergraduate Advisor
(402) 554-3818

Undergraduate Admissions

Graduate Advisor

UNL Graduate Admissions

Graduate Advisor

Leslie Planos
IS&T Graduate Advisor
(402) 554-5926

UNO Graduate Admissions