The University of Nebraska is a state institution composed of a chief governing administrative unit, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University of Nebraska Omaha, the University of Nebraska Kearney, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and such other institutions and units as may be designated by the Legislature. The University of Nebraska Omaha is a community of approximately 16,000 students, employing approximately 2,000 faculty and staff members. UNO covers approximately 246 acres and is located in the city of Omaha, Nebraska, with a population of approximately 446,000. As part of that larger community, UNO shares many of the same interests and problems, including concerns about crime. Crime is a problem that cuts across campus, city and state boundaries and affects the entire nation.
University of Nebraska at Omaha, UNO Business and Finance, "UNO Website: Business and Finance - Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report 2015" (2015). Business/Finance/Operations. 33.