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Bellevue University Partners With Google to Offer Education Reimbursement to Employees, Family Members

Googlers now have a new education benefit, thanks to a partnership between Google and Bellevue University.

The benefit comes in the form of enhanced education assistance and will allow all Googlers to attend Bellevue University and have their tuition costs paid for by Google and Bellevue University.

“Googlers are on a mission to make the world’s information universally accessible. We’re doing the same thing with career-relevant education,” said Jim Nekuda, Bellevue University’s Vice President of Strategic Partnerships.

Googlers’ immediate family members will also receive a Bellevue University education benefit of up to $2,500 a year.

Googlers and their immediate family members can choose from more than 50 online bachelor’s degrees and nearly 30 master’s degrees at Bellevue University.

Zack Wineinger, Manager of Data Center Operations-SRP for Google, said the company is looking forward to expanding its educational benefits to build both job-related and personal learning skills.

“Partnering with Bellevue University is a great new option for our team members who need a quality education and the flexibility to fit education into their busy work and family schedules,” he said. Google has created 120+ jobs in Nebraska and 900-plus in Iowa.

Googlers can get more information online at

About Bellevue University

Founded in 1966, Bellevue University is a non-profit university with more than 60,000 graduates worldwide. The University is a recognized national leader in preparing students for lifelong success with career-relevant knowledge and skills, while making college affordable. Routinely ranked among the nation’s top military and accessible institutions, the University serves residential students at its main campus in Bellevue, Nebraska, and everywhere online with more than 80 degree programs uniquely designed for working adults. The University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (