UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

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CREATE THE FUTURE YOU WANT

Undergraduate programs in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Biology, and Turfgrass & Landscape Management prepare you for a future where you can influence the world in powerful ways. Our programs prepare you for careers in crop production, integrated crop management, business, research, soil science, organic farming and food systems, plant and landscape systems, entrepreneurship, landscape design and management, and specialty crop production. Our faculty and staff are ready to help you create the future you want.

Majors

Agronomy

Explore how plants and soil relate to economic crop production and environmental protection.

Horticulture

Learn to grow plants to enhance our living environment and to diversify human diets.

Plant Biology

Discover how plants work at the molecular, cellular, organismal, whole plant, and ecological levels.

Turfgrass & Landscape Management

Create landscapes that enhance and sustain our quality of life with your knowledge of turf, ornamental plants, soils and hardscapes.

Come for a Visit

Husker Weekday Visit

Experience for yourself what life is like as a student at Nebraska. Husker Weekdays are free campus visit opportunities held daily. During your visit, you’ll explore campus with a current Nebraska student as your guide, tour a residence hall, and learn more about student involvement opportunities. You’ll also get the chance to discuss important admission, scholarship and financial aid information with Nebraska Office of Admissions staff.

Check out Husker Weekdays

Campus Visit

The best way to learn more about the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) is to visit us on East Campus. We'll give you a tour of campus and our department, and provide you with information about CASNR and the University. 

Visit East Campus

Visit Our Department 

Not ready for the full campus visit? Schedule a one-on-one meeting with Tai Pleasant, Undergraduate Recruiter for the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, to learn about our four majors – Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Biology, and Turfgrass & Landscape Management – and how they can prepare you for YOUR future.

Connect with us

Get involved. Create your future.

Goodding Center

Student Resources

We are a vibrant community — complete with caring and dedicated faculty and staff, and numerous resources and opportunities for you to create the future you want.

Horticulture Club
Agronomy Club

Clubs and Teams

Join a club or a team. Meet other students, learn from professionals, volunteer around the community, travel and having fun.

Undergraduate students involved in cover crop research

Research

Nebraska promotes undergraduate research in conjunction with a faculty advisor. Apply for an UCARE, grant and conduct your own research.

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Student and Kanagroo

Education Abroad

International engagement through study abroad opportunities prepare you for your future career by giving you experience and knowledge above and beyond your area of study.

Undergraduate Student Services

Tai Pleasant

Tai Pleasant

Undergraduate Recruiter
tpleasant2@unl.edu
402-472-2827
202A Keim Hall, East Campus

Anne Streich

Anne Streich

Undergraduate Advisor
astreich2@unl.edu
402-472-1640
202B Keim Hall, East Campus
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Student Ambassadors

Danielle Lopez

Tyler Quick

Student Ambassador

Junior
Horticulture Major
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Danielle Lopez

Lily Woitaszewski

Student Ambassador

Junior
Agronomy Major
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