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The UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA.
IRVING J. MANATT Ph. D., LL. D., Chancellor.
Tit t. HESPERIAN.
Terms begin Sept. 16, 1886, January 4, and MnrJi 31, 1887.
" The University is the heail of the public educational sys
tem of the State. It aims to continue anil complete the work
begun in the public schools, and secure to all an opportunity
of liberal culture in literature and science, and in such tech
nical and professional courses as shall from lime to time be
added. These advantages arc offered to all free of charge for
tuition, without regard to sex or race, or place of residence,
on the sole condition of possessing the intellectual and moral
qualifications requisite for admission to such an institution.
THE LATIN SCHOOL.
In this school preparation is afforded for the Undergraduate
Courses in the College of Literature, Science and the
Arts, and also for those in the Industrial College.
The preparatory studies run through two years. Applicants
for admission to the First Year will be examined on the fol
lowing subjects: English Grammar, Arithmetic, Geography
and History of the United States. Graduates of
high schools accredited for the Minor Course
)now including Fairmont, Friend, Gibbon, Har
vard, Hebron, McCook, Sutton, Red Cloud and Wilber) arc
admitted to the Second Year class on presentation of diplo
mas. THE COLLEGE OF LITERATURE, SCIENCE, AND
In this College are offered three Courses of Study, designat
ed as the Classical, the Scientific, aud the Literary,
leading to the degrees of B. A., B. Sc, and 11. L. respectively.
Graduates of the Latin School, or of the high schools ac
credited for the Major Course (including now Beatrice, Grand
Island, Kearney, Lincoln, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth and
Tckamah) are admitted to tht Freshman class on presentation
THE INDUSTRIAL COLLEGE.
The Course in Agriculture offers a liberal education in the
ciences which bear upon the Arts of Horticulture, Agricul
ture, Stock Growing and other rural occupations.
The Course in Civil Engineering offers such traiuiug as will
fit a young man for the practice of civil engineering.
The courses have recently been carefully revised, and are
now made equal to the other courses of the University. Stu.
' dents in this college attend classes with other university stu.
den's, and have every advantage afforded by contact with
those studying in other departments, and the instruction of
trained and experienced University Professors.
For those who can spend but a year or two in study an
Elementary Course in Agriculture has been arrranged. Dur
ing the first year the studies pursued are Arithmetic, Algebra,
Elementary Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics (Natur
al Philosophy), Civil Government, and lectures upon Agricul
turc. This year of study affords, also, an excellent short
course for teachers in the public schools.
At the College Farm, just outside of the city limits, stu
dents may obtain board AT COST. Opportunity is also giv
en for labor in the fields, gardens and stables. In this way
some students defray a considerable portion of their expenses.
THE COLLEGE OF MEDICINE.
This College offers a three years' course in both Regular
and Homoeopathic Medicine. Candidates for pdmtssion must
bghteen years of age, and present to the Chancellor satis
factory evidence of a good moral character. They must fur
her sustain a satisfactory examination on. the subjects re
quireg for a county superintendent's certificate of the second
diade, with the addition of elementary chemistry, and,
must show ability to write the English language cor
rectly. Graduates or matriculates oi any other college of
this University, or of any other reputable college or universi
y, or graduates of any high school or academy with a course
of study equal to that of the Latin School of this University
may be admitted without further examination.
SCHOOL OF THE FINE ARTS.
Instruction given in drawing and painting from the flat.casts,
still lite, nature, and models in the progressive order. PupiU
are required to provide easels and material; an ample selec
tion of casU and studies are furnished in the studio. The
charge for daily lessons during 12 weeks is $25.00, payable
in advance. Free instruction is given to classes in Art Histo
ry, Plastic Anatomy and Perspective.
The Course in Music includes instruction on the Piaao
Forte, Organ and Violin, Voice training and Musical Theory
Fees for individual or class instruction are moderate. ,
For catalogues or fuller information apply to the Chancellor
J. STUART DALES, Steward,
F. A. FALKENBURG,
Bocks, Bibles Albums and Stationery
1 100 O Street, under Lincoln National Bank, in the Richards Block.
A.Xj3L .A. IM: j-X'IEIR IsTOTE BOOKS.
And other Suecialtle? for sale,