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About The NIC

Nebraska Innovation Campus (NIC) is a research campus designed to facilitate new and in-depth partnerships between the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) and private sector businesses. NIC is located adjacent to UNL, strategically providing access to research faculty, facilities and students. NIC is operated by the Nebraska Innovation Campus Development Corporation (NICDC), a private 501(c) (3) corporation. At full build-out, NIC will be a 2.2 million square foot campus with uniquely designed buildings and amenities that encourage people to create and transform ideas into global innovation. NIC aspires to be the most sustainable research and technology campus in the U.S. The areas of food, fuel and water will be prominent tenant clusters; however, enterprises from all sectors are welcome.

About Lincoln, Nebraska

Quick facts about Lincoln, NE:
  • Population: 250,000
  • Median age: 31
  • 37% of the population has a bachelor's or more advanced degree
  • Average commute: 15 minutes
  • Seven colleges and universities
  • #1 Happiest and Healthy City in American, Gallup Well-Being Index, 2013
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