Contact Us

The UNK Office of Financial Aid staff strives to ensure the most equitable experience possible. University of Nebraska Code of Conduct policy. 

Have questions? Let us know how we can help.

Email us: finaid1@unk.edu
Call us: (308) 865-8520
Fax us: (308) 865-8096

If you're nearby, feel free to stop by our office. Setting up an appointment is appreciated. We're located in the Memorial Student Affairs Building right next to Admissions. Our mailing address is:

University of Nebraska at Kearney
Office of Financial Aid
Memorial Student Affairs Building, Rm 162
2510 11th Ave. 
Kearney, NE 68849

Office Hours*:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
9:30 am - 5:00 pm Wednesday (closed 8:00 am - 9:30 am for an office staff meeting)

*This excludes University Holidays

Each UNK Student is assigned a personal financial aid counselor upon admission.

Mary Sommers

Mary Sommers

Director

sommersm@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Renee Besse

Renee Besse

Associate Director

besser@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson

Counselor for last names A-F/Student Loan Officer

johnsonmd@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Becca Dobry

Becca Dobry

Assistant Director/Counselor for last names N-Z

dobryrd@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Kristina Artz

Kristina Artz

Counselor for last names G-M/Scholarship Coordinator

artzkm@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell

Processing Coordinator

campbelliiij@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520

Grace Magill

Grace Magill

Office Associate

magillge@unk.edu
(308) 865-8520


Peer Advisors

Name Email Phone
Kaylie Strasser finaid1@unk.edu (308) 865-8520
Cheyanne Diessner finaid1@unk.edu (308) 865-8520
Rachel Baustert finaid1@unk.edu (308) 865-8520
Jenna Beller finaid1@unk.edu (308) 865-8520
Laila Saadi sesacct@unk.edu (308) 865-8389