25,279
Students
Financial aid thermometer
8,852
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
81
81%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

University of Nevada, Las Vegas is a University institution located in Las Vegas, NV, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 4505 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV  89154
United States

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9,872
Applied
8,003
Accepted
25,279
Enrolled
81%
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Female Admissions

5,692
Females Applied
4,781
Females Accepted
84%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

4,180
Males Applied
3,222
Males Accepted
77%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

60
Application Fee
3.36
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 520 620
SAT Math 51 620
ACT Composite 18 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,169
In-state
22,316
Out-of-state
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Fees

696
Full-time student fees
10,780
Room & board
5,880
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

8,852
Avg. Financial Aid Package
8,288
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
11,765
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,189
Avg. Loan Aid
4,158
Avg. Grant Aid
6,697
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
98% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
67%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
16%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

25,279
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
11%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 29.03%
Black or African American 7.83%
White or Caucasian 31.71%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.23%
Asian 15.51%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.94%
Two or more races 10.21%
Other 1%

Gender

Male (43.39%)
Female (56.61%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 7%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
UNLV Creates/Premier UNLV, Rebel Variety Show (homecoming) and Festival of Communities

Student Services

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More services
free legal education courses through law school

Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
National Society of Leadership and Success, National Society of Minorities in Hospitality, Residential Hall Association, Social sororities and fraternities and `Ewalu Club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No No No
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Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Track And Field No No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
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Faculty

1,778
Total Faculty
21:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 961
Part-time - 817