Nebraska Kearney is on a 501-acre campus in the small town setting of Kearney, Nebraska.
There are many activities and organizations for Nebraska Kearney students to join – including band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Nebraska Kearney has fraternities and sororities.
This table offers information on housing at Nebraska Kearney.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for freshman|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||41%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||89%|
Nebraska Kearney offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
Most Nebraska Kearney students live off campus. In 2022, 41% of undergrads at Nebraska Kearney lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 89% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Nebraska Kearney. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Nebraska Kearney offers coed housing.
At Nebraska Kearney there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Nebraska Kearney:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Nebraska at Kearney is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Nebraska Kearney campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Nebraska Kearney offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Nebraska Kearney, take Interstate 80 to Kearney, NE. If you need to fly, book your flight to Kearney Regional airport.
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