Student Engagement

Students learning about organizations on campus at UNK Org Fair

UNK’s Office of Student Engagement oversees the Nebraskan Student Union and the numerous student-support and service offices that are housed in the Union. We focus on helping make the experiences students have here at UNK memorable and enriching, as part of your overall academic and social experience.


Sharon Pelc, Director of Student Life

1013 West 27th St., Kearney, NE 68849-5310
Telephone: (308) 865-8523 | Fax: (308) 865-8195

As the host center of the campus. The Nebraskan Student Union provides facilities, retail areas, programs, workout equipment, after-hours access, and involvement opportunities in a dynamic, inclusive environment designed to enhance the collegiate experience. Services and programs are intentionally planned to foster out-of-class learning, leadership, and social interaction for UNK students and the university community. This office also works with student government, student leadership groups, and with the student-led LPAC (Loper Programming and Activities Council).


Tim Danube, Associate Director, Nebraskan Student Union
Phone: (308) 865-8523 Email:

The Nebraskan Student Union is comprised of the following four departments: