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University of Nevada Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada

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Overview

Student Population
31,142
University of Nevada Las Vegas overview
Location Las Vegas, Nevada
Online unlv.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
University of Nevada Las Vegas overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Las Vegas, Nevada, University of Nevada Las Vegas is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 13,256 prospective students applied, and 10,740 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,475 enrolled in the school.  22,861 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 8,281 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $7,927 plus fees of $758. UNLV is ranked 457 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

6/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
6/10
Outcomes
4/10
Value

UNLV is rated within the top 47% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for University of Nevada Las Vegas within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Average
University of Nevada Las Vegas overview
SAT 1030/1250
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.43
Applications Accepted
81% 
University of Nevada Las Vegas overview
Applications Due Jul 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $60

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Annual Cost to Attend

Nevada Resident Tuition
$7,927
In State Costs for University of Nevada Las Vegas
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,240
Other Fees$758
Room and Board $10,924
Budget for Other Expenses$4,368
Total One Year Cost$25,217
Out of State Resident Tuition
$23,580
Out of State Costs for University of Nevada Las Vegas
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,240
Other Fees$758
Room and Board $10,924
Budget for Other Expenses$4,368
Total One Year Cost$40,870

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
40% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Nevada Las Vegas students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 32%
Psychology 8%
Social Sciences 7%
Education 6%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=182281 IPEDS survey data for University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Current students may use the University of Nevada Las Vegas GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.