The UNK community values and welcomes our international students who add richness to our campus and community. We will do everything we can to ensure international students have a great experience at UNK.
Velerianna Garcia, a construction management major from Norfolk, has spent the past 14 months interning with Lincoln-based Hausmann Construction, the general contractor in charge of UNK’s Discovery Hall project.
In its 14th year, the program is designed to expose participants to leadership opportunities at UNK and in the Kearney area, enhance their leadership skills and encourage them to accept leadership roles in the future.
Announced in April, the University of Nebraska program covers up to 30 credit hours per academic year for full-time undergraduate students whose families have an adjusted gross income of $60,000 or less or who qualify for the federal Pell Grant.