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University of Nebraska at Kearney Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,753 Students

82% Admitted

  • 6,644 full time
  • 1,910 part time
  • 2,194 men full time
  • 2,649 women full time
  • 2,615 applied
  • 2,258 admitted
  • 1,074 enrolled

4,843 Undergraduates

$5,402 Tuition/Year

  • 1,591 Graduates
  • 281 Non-Degree
  • $5,402 in state
  • $1,442 fees
  • $10,208 room & board
  • $928 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains Town, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Lopers
School Colors: Blue & Gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Kylee from Kearney, NE
  • 0
  • The University of Nebraska at Kearney's campus is very clean and safe. The professors are very helpful if you are willing to ask questions. The class sizes are perfect for this size…

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  • Alyssa from Arcadia, NE
  • 0
  • UNK wasn't my first choice school but I'm exceptionally happy to be here now. It's a wonderful place and professors are amazing. I highly recommend to all that are eligible…

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  • Derek from Axtell, NE
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  • The University of Nebraska at Kearney is simply, an amazing place to continue education. The professors here are fantastic and help their students be the best that they can…

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  • John Paul from Kearney, NE
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  • I love the music department at my school, simply because the faculty are incredibly fun and diverse, plus the fact that I get an intimate connection with most of them…

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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.

University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Located in Kearney, NE
  • Public
  • 6,753 students enrolled
  • 82% admitted
  • $5,402 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Erin from Omaha, NE
  • I am a current student here

    The atmosphere here is amazing, everywhere I go I receive a smile. The school is big enough to always be meeting new people and small enough to see a familiar face or two on the way to the cafeteria. In the dorms, a person could always find a new friend. Everyone keeps their door open when they are just hanging out in their room and people like to wander the halls and just to find open doors and make a new friend.

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