905 W. 25th Street Kearney, NE 68849 800-532-7639
http://www.unk.edu admissionsug@unk.edu
About University of Nebraska-Kearney
  • Year of Foundation 1903
  • Size of Campus 235 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,381
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56% 44% 6%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $2,715 in-state,$5,550 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $4,156
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 5,886
The public, residential University of Nebraska at Kearney is an affordable, student-centered regional hub of intellectual, cultural and artistic excellence that has been a prominent part of Nebraska's higher education landscape for more than a century. It is a university that quickly transforms nearly 7,100 students from across the globe into a close-knit, supportive community of friends; it is a place they will forever call “home”.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 8%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Tribunal Council of Black Students, Latin American Student Association, International Student Association, Japanese Association at Kearney, Hispanic Student Association, Student Council of Intertribal Nations, Hillel
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 7
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Blue & Gold Day, Midwest Conference on World Affairs
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Percent students who are frat members 10%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Psi Omega, Epsilon Pi Tau, Lambda Pi Eta, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Mortar Board, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Delta Omicron, Alpha Mu Gamma, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha, Alpha Kappa Upsilon Iota, Chi Sigma Iota, Honors Student Advisory Board Commi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Lutheran, Christian Challenge, Christian Student Fellowship, Cooperative Campus Ministries, Fellowship Christian Athletes, Navigators, Newman Center, Roger Williams Fellowship, United Campu
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Kearney (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Omaha (190), Denver (360)
  • Distance to nearest train Holdrege (35)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 92%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 18%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 35%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 11
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 15
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 608,638
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 76,584
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic
  • Museums Museum of Nebraska Art, Walker Art Gallery
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Microforms 1,103,339
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 25
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,800
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,270
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books 2,374
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
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