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UNLV Tuition & Cost

Las Vegas, Nevada

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Nevada Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for University of Nevada Las Vegas
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,240
Other Fees$758
Room and Board $10,924
Other Expenses Budget$4,368
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
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
Other Expenses Budget$4,368

Residents of Nevada pay an annual total price of $25,217 to attend University of Nevada Las Vegas on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $7,927 for tuition, $10,924 room and board, $1,240 for books and supplies and $758 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $40,870 which is 62.1% higher than Nevada residents. The tuition charge is $23,580 while room and board is $10,924, books and supplies are $1,240 and other fees come in at $758.

All price data is sourced from the 2020/2021 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend University of Nevada Las Vegas when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income University of Nevada Las Vegas
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$8,991
$30,001 to $48,000$9,602
$48,001 to $75,000$11,929
$75,001 to $110,000$15,316

The average reported annual net price for University of Nevada Las Vegas for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $11,834 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

95% of full-time undergrad University of Nevada Las Vegas received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $6,443 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 26% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,777 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $12,583.

Finanical Aid University of Nevada Las Vegas
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $6,443 95%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $3,833 39%
Pell Grants $5,062 44%
Other Federal Grants $751 67%
State and Local Grants $2,390 74%
Federal Student Loans $4,777 26%
Other Student Loans $12,583 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Nevada Las Vegas, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $39,772. The loan balance of $39,772 is a four year multiple of the $9,943 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $379 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $39,772
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $379.47
Total Interest Paid $5,764.25
Sum of All Loan Payments $45,536.25

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Nevada Residents Non Residents
1 $25,217 $40,870
2 $26,543 $43,019
3 $27,938 $45,280
4 $29,407 $47,661

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Nevada Las Vegas to be $100,868 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 5.3% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at University of Nevada Las Vegas
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Nevada Residents $242 $726 $968
Out of State Residents $521 $1,563 $2,084

Estimated cost for a class at University of Nevada Las Vegas based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at University of Nevada Las Vegas versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Nevada Las Vegas Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

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