Financial Aid

Parent Resources

Semester Cost Estimators

The Semester Cost Estimator is a tool to help determine what your student’s approximate UNK costs will be for a semester as a degree seeking student.

Semester Cost Estimator for Graduate Students

Semester Cost Estimator for Undergraduate Students

Parent FAQs

Click here to learn the answers to questions you may have about the financial aid process and about the resources that are available to you.

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is a tool to provide a preliminary estimate of federal, state and institutional aid eligibility. Fill in the requested information. Your responses will be used to calculate an estimated amount paid by students with similar profiles - after grant aid and scholarships but before student loans - to attend this institution in a given year. Click here to calculate your estimate.

Direct PLUS Loan for parents

Federal Direct Parent Loans for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) are unsubsidized loans that a parent may borrow to assist a student in paying for educational expenses. For more information about federal Direct PLUS loans click here.