University of Nevada, Las Vegas

UNLV is among the top 3% of universities in the nation classified by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education as R1 “very high research activity” status — the gold standard for university research metrics. UNLV prides itself in its innovative academics, real-world experience, and undergraduate research opportunities. It is a doctoral-degree-granting institution comprised of more than 30,000 students and is ranked as the Most Diverse University in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report. We offer more than 300 undergraduate and graduate majors, affordable tuition, and a supportive campus community.

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Supplimentary Information


  • Through WUE You'd Save: $13,018
  • WUE: $11,813
  • Resident: $7,875
  • Nonresident: $24,831

NOTE: Estimated tuition rates and savings shown are per academic year and are from WICHE’s most recent Tuition & Fees Report for 2023-2024. Fees are additional.

IMPORTANT: Verify full estimated cost of attendance with the institution’s bursar, admissions, financial aid or graduate admissions (for WRGP) office. Tuition rates for more specialized undergraduate/graduate programs may be much higher than the tuition rate for standard programs. To receive the discounted tuition rate, program must be WUE- or WRGP-eligible. You must apply by the school’s deadlines and meet their academic eligibility and residency requirements.

WUE Admissions Info*

  • WUE Rate for Transfers: Yes, all majors
  • Majors Avail. Online at WUE Rate: Yes
  • Separate WUE Application Req'd: No
  • Min. High School GPA: 3.25
  • Min. SAT: 1160
  • Min. ACT: 24
  • Min. College GPA (Transfers): 3.0
  • Transfer students must not exceed 90 transfer credits.

*Requirements may vary by major

Application Deadlines

  • WUE Fall Deadline: 6/1/24
  • Freshman Fall Deadline: 6/1/24
  • Transfer Fall Deadline: 7/1/24

Quick Facts

  • Located in: Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Type: 4-Year Public
  • Minority Serving Institution:
    • Hispanic-Serving Institution;Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution
  • Campus Housing Available: Yes
  • Interstate Passport Member: No