How to Become Licensed

Types of Licenses

Internal Campus Supplier (ICS)

This license allows companies to produce products for on-campus groups and departments at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln for internal use only. Internal Campus Suppliers cannot sell to any entity if the product will be resold and/or used for fundraising. Royalties are not collected for these products.

Local License

This license is for Nebraska based companies that wish to sell licensed products with university trademarks within the state of Nebraska. These products can be sold to institutions and their departments, directly to consumers and retail stores. Royalties will be collected on all products that will be resold.

Standard License

This license is for companies that have extensive production capabilities and retail distribution that wish to sell licensed products with university trademarks across the country. Royalties will be collected on all products sold.

NCAA/Bowl/Conference License

These are special licenses for companies that wish to obtain rights to use the trademarks of the NCAA, bowl games, or athletic conferences for use on licensed products, either alone or in conjunction with university trademarks.

How To Apply

Learn more about requirements of the IMG College Licensing (IMGCL) licensing process. If you would like more information on the licensing process prior to starting the application, please contact either Nebraska’s Licensing and Branding Department at licensing@unl.edu or IMGCL directly at applications@imgcollegelicensing.com.