Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline?

Undergraduate admissions recommends that currently enrolled high school students apply between the start of their senior year and four weeks prior to the start of the term in which they are seeking admission. Individuals who have already completed high school should submit their application at least four weeks prior to the start of the term in which they are seeking admission.

More information regarding admissions can be found through the UNK Undergraduate Admissions website.

What are the admissions requirements?

Admission requirements established by the University of Nebraska's Board of Regents can be found on Undergraduate Admissions' website. 

Is this program accredited?

UNK is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Find more information on accreditation in the UNK Undergraduate Catalog.

What is the cost of tuition?

Information on tuition and fees can be found on the Student Accounts website.

Will I need to submit immunization records?

If you are applying for an Online Only degree, immunization records are not required. Records will be required for On-campus degree programs.

Does UNK accept transfer credit?

Yes, UNK does accept credit from other institutions. Information can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog's Transfer Credit policy.

Where can I find the schedule of courses?

The Class Schedule for the upcoming semester can be found in MyBlue.

Where can I find information on financial aid?

The Office of Financial Aid can provide students with information on financial aid offerings such as scholarships and loans. The College of Natural and Social Sciences also offers scholarships for students.

How many credit hours can I take in a semester?

For undergraduate students, the normal class load is 12-16 credit hours a semester. More information for students wishing to take more than 18 credit hours a semester can be found in the UNK Undergraduate Catalog.

Who can I contact for more information about the History Department's online course offerings?

Amber Alexander and Stacey Stubbs are the online program coordinators for the UNK History Department. They can be reached at or 308-865-8766.