University of Nebraska at Kearney

Year of foundation: 1905
Approx. number of students: 7,000
Period of study: End August-Mid December; Early January-Early May; Mid May-End July
MCI partner since: 2016

The City

Kearney is a city in and the county seat of Buffalo County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 30,787 at the 2010 census. The westward push of the railroad as the Civil War ended gave birth to the community.

The University

The University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK), founded in 1905 as the Nebraska State Normal School at Kearney, is the Kearney campus of the University of Nebraska system. The UNK campus comprises 49 buildings on 208 ha. Not all buildings are part of the contiguous campus, and many are used for non-academic purposes.


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