Experiential Learning means learning by doing and it’s part of every degree. Students get practical experience, gain new skills, and develop independent, creative and critical thinking  – attributes that are desirable to employers, graduate schools and professional schools.

All undergraduate students who enter under the 2020-21 catalog must complete at least one EL designated course prior to graduation.

Watch Videos: Students Take Part in Hands-On Learning

Students will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on learning within their college and field of study.

Experiential Learning at UNK


UNK students participate in hands-on learning projects that leads to résumé-building expertise


of students are involved in organizations and campus activities that build leadership skills


of grads start careers right away or advance their education


student clubs and organizations for students to build leadership skills