GooseChase Challenges

Connect, Share & Win!GooseChase Challenges

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Husker students can enter to win great prizes during Big Red Welcome by participating in online challenges through the GooseChase app. You’ll submit text or photos, or check in via your location in the app.

How to Play

  1. Download the GooseChase app from the Apple Store or Google Play.
  2. Create an account.
  3. Join the game codes listed below or search “HUSKER.”
    You can join even if a game isn’t yet live. If you join, you’ll get notified when the game starts.
  4. Have fun as you complete missions to enter to win prizes!

Upcoming Contests

My Husker Home

Game runs from 8 a.m. Sept. 6 through 10 p.m. Sept. 13, 2023.

Complete 8 activities that will help you settle into your Husker home to be entered to win prizes.

GRAND PRIZE: JBL Bluetooth Speaker and Husker Swag

FIRST PRIZE: Hydro Flask and Husker Swag





The Big Red Welcome GooseChase competitions are open only to enrolled students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Entries will comprise of entries submitted via the GooseChase app in the following games:

a. Husker Big Red Welcome (Game code: 8JEZK9)

b. My Husker Home (Game code: 19RR63)

The acceptable format(s) and deadline for entries will be prescribed in the app for each game. Discretion as to whether or not an entry complies with each mission rests exclusively with the competition judges. Any entry deemed by the judges to potentially violate the UNL Student Code of Conduct may be referred to Student Conduct & Community Standards. Entrants retain ownership of and all rights to their entries. As a condition of entry, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln reserves a royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual right to:

a. Use your entry to promote future GooseChase challenges.

b. Publish your entry on university websites.

c. Publish your entry on university social media accounts.

d. Publish your entry in internal and external university communications, including for promotional or advertising purposes.

e. Keep the files submitted, and to archive the images on servers or in other electronic forms, so that your entry can be used for these purposes at any time.

Entries can be submitted at any time during each competition via the GooseChase app.

By submitting an entry, you: (i) warrant that the entry is the original, unpublished work of the entrant(s) nominated in the submission;(ii) understand that there is no benefit to you for your submission(s) and that the University has the right to use such submissions as noted above; (iii) acknowledge that you are voluntarily participating in this activity; (iv) release the University from liability for any violation of any personal or proprietary right you may have in connection with such uses; and (v) to the extent submissions are considered education records, you authorize the release of the education records in the manner noted above.


Competition judges will be drawn from members of the Big Red Welcome committees.

The competition judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence nor discussion will be entered into regarding the judging process or the outcomes reached.


Prizes will be awarded as prescribed in each game. In games with more than one prize, winners will be randomly assigned to specific prizes.


Prize winners will be notified by via GooseChase one day following the close of each game. Any prize not claimed within 14 days will result in a forfeit of the prize and random selection of a new winner.