Work-Life Balance

Faculty Resources for Work-Life Balance

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has a number of policies and resources that promote work-life balance. The University wishes to be supportive of faculty who need time off for personal reasons, approved professional development, or academic reasons.

Child Care

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the City of Lincoln offer a variety of childcare and parenting resources.


  • Deciding to be a Caregiver: Eldercare
  • The Care Givers Support Group is designed to provide opportunities for participants to gain information, understanding, and support from others experiencing similar situations concerning aging parents.

Health and Wellness

Memberships are available for faculty at the University Campus Recreation Center. The wellness initiative offers additional programs and opportunities on campus.

Integrating Work & Personal Life