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University of Nebraska at Kearney Scholarships

905 W 25th St Tuition In/Out-State: $5,348 / $10,973 Total Fall Enrollment: 6,753
Kearney , NE 68849-1212 Books and Supplies: $1,246 Applicants Admitted: 86%
(308) 865-8441 On-campus Room and Board: $8,188 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 94%
http://www.unk.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $45 Receiving Institutional Aid: 71% , $4,338 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney General Information

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    Address 905 W 25th St, Kearney, NE 68849-1212
    Phone Number (308) 865-8441
    Web Address http://www.unk.edu
    Mission Statement The University of Nebraska at Kearney is a public, residential university that is committed to be one of the nation's premier undergraduate institutions with excellent graduate education, scholarship, and public service. The University of Nebraska at Kearney will achieve national distinction for a high quality, multidimensional learning environment, engagement with community and public interests, and preparation of students to lead responsible and productive lives in a democratic, multicultural society.
    Key to such improvement will be: clear focus on mission imperatives, fidelity to historic core values, and continuous and rigorous self-appraisal or assessment of outcomes.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Town, remote from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    University of Nebraska at Kearney Size

    Total enrollment 6,753
    Enrolled full time 4,843
    Enrolled part time 1,910

    University of Nebraska at Kearney Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 2,194
    Women enrolled full time 2,649
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 1%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 1%
    Hispanic 4%
    White/Non-Hispanic 80%
    Non-Resident Alien 8%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 6%
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $45
    Applied 2,615
    Admitted 2,258
    Enrolled 1,074
    Admitted % 86%

    University of Nebraska at Kearney Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school rank Required
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    University of Nebraska at Kearney Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 2%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 570
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 450
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 570
    Students submitting ACT 91%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 20
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 25
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $5,348
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $10,973
    Books and Supplies $1,246
    On-campus room and board $8,188
    Off-campus room and board $8,188

    University of Nebraska at Kearney Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 94%
    Receiving Federal Grants 37% , $3,938 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 71% , $4,338 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 71% , $5,588 on average
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Agricultural Business and Management, General 11 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 18 62
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Business Administration and Management, General 116 19
    Operations Management and Supervision 85 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
    Journalism, Other 28 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 10 0
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master
    Business Teacher Education 3 0
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 34
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 42
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 53
    Elementary Education and Teaching 97 25
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 32 10
    Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 0 2
    Special Education and Teaching, General 23 25
    Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 0 40
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 21 14
    Rhetoric and Composition 17 0
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other 43 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
    French Language and Literature 1 0
    German Language and Literature 1 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 32 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master
    Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 8 0
    Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 11 17
    HISTORY Bachelor Master
    History, General 27 13
    HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 34 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
    General Studies 19 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 10 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies 55 0
    Sport and Fitness Administration/Management 20 0
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Philosophy 1 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 9 0
    Physics, General 3 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 39 0
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master
    Social Work 27 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Economics, General 7 0
    Geography 3 0
    International Relations and Affairs 4 0
    Political Science and Government, General 10 0
    Sociology 3 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
    Art/Art Studies, General 27 16
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5 0
    Music, General 21 1
  • University of Nebraska at Kearney Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline August 1
    Fall application deadline May 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due August 1
    SAT Subject score report due August 1
    College will notify student by October 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

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    Transfer Students

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    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date August 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
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Merit Awards

Scholarship Description
Merit Awards are tuition waivers ranging from $500 to $1,000 per year which may be awarded to students demonstrating academic achievement or potential, excellence in leadership or student/community activities, special experiences that will enrich campus life, or other evidence of potential to succeed in college. Students should submit a letter detailing their attributes to the Office of Financial Aid/Freshman Scholarship Committee to be considered for UNK Merit Awards.
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Students should submit a letter detailing their attributes to the Office of Financial Aid/Freshman Scholarship Committee to be considered for UNK Merit Awards.
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