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University of Nevada Reno

Reno, Nevada

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Overview

Student Population
21,463
University of Nevada Reno overview
Location Reno, Nevada
Online unr.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
University of Nevada Reno overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Reno, Nevada, University of Nevada Reno is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 9,064 prospective students applied, and 7,996 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,547 enrolled in the school.  16,768 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,695 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $6,990 plus fees of $1,044. University of Nevada-Reno is ranked 401 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

6/10
Overall
7/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
7/10
Outcomes
5/10
Value

University of Nevada-Reno is rated within the top 42% 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 Reno within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Challenging
University of Nevada Reno overview
SAT 1070/1290
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.37
Applications Accepted
88.2% 
University of Nevada Reno overview
Applications Due Apr 7, 2022
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $60

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Annual Cost to Attend

Nevada Resident Tuition
$6,990
In State Costs for University of Nevada Reno
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,044
Room and Board $11,960
Budget for Other Expenses$4,370
Total One Year Cost$25,664
Out of State Resident Tuition
$22,042
Out of State Costs for University of Nevada Reno
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,044
Room and Board $11,960
Budget for Other Expenses$4,370
Total One Year Cost$40,716

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$53,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
51% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Nevada Reno students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 16%
Social Sciences 11%
Health Professions 9%
Engineering 8%
Education 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=182290 IPEDS survey data for University of Nevada Reno.

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