Welcome

The Women’s Center
At the Intersection of Gender and Your Life

The Women's Center is located on the third floor of the Nebraska Union, room 340. There you will find a resource library, a meeting room for discussion groups, a welcoming space for conversations or just relaxing, and the working spaces of the Women’s Center staff.


Visit these links to learn what you will find inside the Women’s Center, 340 Nebraska Union:

  • A 5500+ resource library of gender related books and DVDs

  • Free, confidential counseling

  • The student staff who coordinate programs and annual events such as the Week Without Violence, Women’s Week, Men @ Nebraska Week, the UNL Men & Masculinities Conference, and the End Rape on Campus march.

  • Volunteer opportunities. We welcome, train and appreciate volunteers

  • The advisor (Jan Deeds) and some of the student leaders for these student organizations:

    • PREVENT, relationship violence prevention peer educators

    • Healthy Outlook Peer Educators (HOPE), body image and self-esteem peer educators

    • Men @ Nebraska, students of all genders exploring masculinity and men's issues

    • United by Yarn, a fiber arts group open to people at all skill levels

    • Psychology of Gender Student Organization (PGSO), undergraduate and graduate students interested in research and discussion of gender issues

  • The UNL Victim Advocacy Services.


Associate Director

Jan Deeds

340 Nebraska Union

(402) 472-2598

jdeeds1@unl.edu