Paying for College

Most UNK students are getting some money to help them pay for their education. Academic scholarships and need-based aid comes in many different forms and sizes, and from different places. We’re here to help you find your scholarships or grants. Scholarships at the University of Nebraska at Kearney may be awarded for a single year or for multiple years. Explore your options here to start financing your education.

The Office of Financial Aid wants to help you feel comfortable with understanding the costs associated with attending UNK.

Have questions? Let us know how we can help.

Phone: (308) 865-8520
Fax: (308) 865-8096

University of Nebraska at Kearney
Office of Financial Aid
Memorial Student Affairs Building, Rm 162
2510 11th Ave. 
Kearney, NE 68849

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$27.4 million+

in scholarships / grants awarded annually at UNK

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average scholarship / grand award to freshmen in 2019

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of freshmen receive scholarship / grant awards