First Year Resources

Resources and Other Helpful Links

  • Check out the Blue & Gold Welcome Week Schedule and plan to attend all events and activities listed.
  • Click here to find out the campus Building Abbreviations.
  • Connect with your roommate and decide together on your basic residence hall room setup.
  • On move-in day find your assigned residence hall, check in, get your key and move your belongings into your room to begin your experience of living on campus.
  • Meet your Resident Assistant (RA). He or she will be a valuable resource for you.
  • Go to Nebraskan Student Union to get your UNK Card (ID) if you haven't already.
  • Purchase your parking permit at the Police and Parking. Commuter parking permits may be purchased in the Finance Office in Warner Hall on Monday through Friday. Bring your vehicle registration with you.
  • Rent or purchase your textbooks from the Antelope Bookstore.
  • Get hooked up the wireless Internet on campus
  • Setup your email on your mobile devices
  • Post a copy of your schedule near your door.
  • Spend time getting to know your roommate. During the first week talk about your individual interest and lifestyles. Discuss your schedules and how you can cooperate with each other.
  • Check your telephone numbers and email address in MyBLUE to be sure they are updated to receive emergency messages through UNKAlert.
  • Check out all of the services ITS has to offer to students