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Nebraska Kearney Student Life

Nebraska Kearney is on a 235-acre campus in a small town setting in Kearney, Nebraska. There are many activities and organizations for Nebraska Kearney students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Nebraska Kearney also has fraternities and sororities.

Does Nebraska Kearney offer student housing?

Nebraska Kearney offers 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 2021, 32% of undergrads at Nebraska Kearney lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 68% 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 and .

Safety at Nebraska Kearney

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.

Plan a Visit to Nebraska Kearney

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Nebraska Kearney, take Interstate 80 to Kearney, NE. If you need to fly, book your flight to Kearney Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Nebraska you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Nebraska Kearney's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Nebraska Kearney Students

60%

Women

40%

Men

87%

Full Time

13%

Part Time

92%

In State

8%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

76%

13%

5%

3%

2%

1%

1%

0.14%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

4,385

Graduate Students

1,840

Non-Resident / International Students

197

Nebraska Kearney Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,225

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

88%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,701

Out-of-State

$14,901

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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