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Applying to UNLV

Admission Scoreboard
Acceptance Rate 81.02%
Yield 41.67%
SAT Score 1,140
ACT Score 22
Applicants 13,256

Applying To UNLV

For the academic year 2020-21, the acceptance rate is 81.02% at University of Nevada-Las Vegas where a total of 13,256 students applied and 10,740 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,140 and the average ACT score is 22. It requires three items and recommends 1 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to University of Nevada-Las Vegas.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60
Admission Informationhttps://www.unlv.edu/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://www.unlv.edu/apply
Acceptance Rate81%
Average Test Scores1,140 SAT / 22 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2020-2021, the acceptance rate is 81.02% where a total of 13,256 students (5,477 men and 7,779 women) have applied to UNLV and 10,740 (4,305 men and 6,435 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 1,894 male and 2,581 female students have enrolled into UNLV and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 41.67%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at UNLV
TotalMenWomen
Applicants13,2565,4777,779
Admitted10,7404,3056,435
Enrolled4,4751,8942,581
Acceptance Rate 81.02% 78.60% 82.72%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 41.67% 44.00% 40.11%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At UNLV, 1,022 applicants (24% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 3,580 applicants (83%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,140 and the average ACT score is 22 at UNLV. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,250 and 25th percentile score is 1,030. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 75 and the 25th percentile score is 54. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at UNLV.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at UNLV
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing520620
SAT Math510630
ACT Composite1925
ACT Math1725
ACT English1825
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

University of Nevada-Las Vegas requires 3 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Admission Test Scores) and recommends 1 articles (TOEFL) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Application Requirements for UNLV
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at University of Nevada-Las Vegas is Semester. University of Nevada-Las Vegas accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that University of Nevada-Las Vegas accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training