UNK Student Employment Services is a free service dedicated to help students locate, apply for and obtain a position whether that be a Federal Work-Study Position or a position within the Kearney Area Community.

Student Employment Services is located within the Office of Financial Aid in the Memorial Student Affairs Building. If you are on campus please feel free to stop by and meet us. We will be more than happy to assist you in finding either a work-study position or a position within the Kearney Area Community.


Student Employment Services helps students find part-time, flexible employment while in school. Student Employment Services also helps employers connect with potential applicants in the easiest way possible. Take a look at the data below to see how Student Employment Services has made an impact in the past 2020-21 academic year.


Average Hourly Wage

589 Students

Number of UNK Students Who Applied for Jobs on Handshake

229 Jobs

Number of Job Listings Posted

Contact Us

General Contact Information

University of Nebraska at Kearney
Office of Financial Aid
Memorial Student Affairs Building
2510 11th Avenue

For Work Study

Renee Besse
Phone: (308) 865-8782
Fax: (308) 865-8096

For Off-Campus Jobs

Anna Gettinger
Phone: (308) 865-8389
Fax: (308) 865-8096