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UNK’s Office of Student Engagement oversees the Nebraskan Student Union and the numerous student-support and service offices that are housed in the Union. We focus on helping make the experiences students have here at UNK memorable and enriching, as part of your overall academic and social experience.
The University of Nebraska at Kearney ("UNK" or the "University") recognizes the importance of providing reasonable accommodations in its housing policies and practices where necessary for individuals with disabilities to use and enjoy University housing. Request for accommodation is made fewer than 60 days before the individual intends to move into University housing, UNK cannot guarantee that it will be able to meet the individual’s accommodation needs during the first semester or term of occupancy.
Having access to convenient, affordable, quality health care on campus is an important part of your success, and we’re here to serve you. Our department is made up of four offices to help students' stay healthy in mind and body while at UNK. Our mission is to engage, educate and empower optimum physical and mental wellness among the diverse student community in support of academic excellence.
Campus is comprised of 515 acres, including the soon-to-be-developed University Village. UNK has more than 48 buildings including classrooms, labs, residence halls, and athletic venues. The proximity of the campus offers easy access to the city's vibrant and growing community including: cultural events, shopping centers, outdoor recreational facilities, affordable housing, award-winning restaurants, as well as hockey, musical shows, plays, and a variety of concerts, many within walking distance of the campus.
Campus Recreation provides programming and services to the UNK community to promote self-discovery, sportsmanship, learning and an appreciation for personal wellness. All Campus Recreation, Intramurals, and wellness facilities and events are available to current UNK students, faculty, and staff. Faculty and staff members interested in purchasing a membership can stop by the Campus Recreation office located in the Wellness Center.
UNK encourages students to incorporate the concepts of character, civility, citizenship, and diversity in their student communities by developing and implementing a vision for their organization, the campus, and the community. Student organizations have a positive impact on the support and development of UNK’s mission. Collectively, the decisions, actions, and programs that student organizations sponsor contribute to the learning climate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney.