Safe Ride


The University of Nebraska Kearney Safe Ride program provides currently enrolled UNK students with an alternative to drinking and driving; keeping the campus and community safe from drinking and driving incidents.

Dates and hours of operation

The Safe Ride program is active during semester months (beginning on the first day of each semester and ending on the last day of each semester), Tuesdays and Thursday-Saturday from the hours of 9 pm-2 am. The Safe Ride phone number is 308-234-6725.


  • The “safe ride” is provided by Kearney Cab within the Kearney city limits.
  • Student ID is required and multiple passengers per ride are recommended for safety and efficiency purposes.
  • Any UNK student may call the Kearney Cab for a free ride from any bar to their residence or from a residential area back to campus (retail businesses excluded).
  • Safe Rides do NOT run from campus to a residential area, or from one residence to another.
  • No detours or stops are allowed between the point of pick-up and destination.

Contact Safe Ride