Information for Current Students

The following is your connection to helpful resources you'll need as a current Chemistry student.

Research Apprentice Program

Almost all faculty in the Chemistry Department have continuing research projects in which we involve students. Each year we average 5-15 students participating the in Research Apprentice Program with several additional students serving as mentors. The program is an opportunity for you to explore what research in chemistry is all about. You may even find it changes your perspective on research and your career direction.

Read more about the Research Apprentice Program and see if you would be a good fit.

Scholarship application

Looking for a boost in financial resources?

Don Fox Scholarship

Don Fox Scholarship was established by former UNK Chemistry professor, Dr. Donald E. Fox, to provide financial aid to a second semester freshman who is a major or minor in chemistry and enrolled in organic chemistry. Selection shall be based upon academic achievement, financial need, integrity, and motivation. The application form is part of the returning students scholarship process. Apply within MyBlue.

Chemistry Department Scholarship

This is a one-time scholarship for incoming freshmen who are majoring in Chemistry. The scholarship ranges from $500-$1000.

Eligible first-year UNK students may submit a single application for this scholarship as well as others they may qualify for on MyBLUE between September 1 and February 28 at 11:59pm CST. Incoming freshmen must be admitted to UNK to apply.

ACS journals via ROSI

Use this shortcut to get yourself to the American Chemical Society's journals via UNK's ROSI system.


Download the all-important material safety data sheet - a must for any Chemistry student.

Chemistry Classes

View the current Undergraduate Chemistry Catalog

Feel free to call (308-865-8490) or email the department if you have questions or would like to receive more information.