About Omaha

Getting to Know the Big "O"

Thank you for your interest in the College of Allied Health Professions at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. If you are not familiar with Omaha, you may find the information contained in the following websites a useful place to begin to learn about the city and what it has to offer.

The City of Omaha’s website contains information about city government and city services and includes many useful links.

The Greater Omaha Convention and Visitors Bureau website is primarily directed at providing tourist information– local area events, areas of interest, things to see and do and hotel accommodations.

The Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce website contains information on economic development and employment opportunities, attractions and activities, cost of living, housing, health care, child care, and newcomer information.

The Omaha World-Herald - Omaha's primary newspaper.

UNMC owned student housing - also contains links to other sites that provide information on Omaha area housing options.