Acceptance Rate 88 %
SAT Average 1,180
Tuition & Fees $24,020
Student Population 21,463
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,572

Academic Overview

University of Nevada-Reno Campus, Reno, NV
University of Nevada-Reno is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Reno, Nevada. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $8,366 for Nevada residents and $24,020 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 21,463 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 88% and the graduation rate is 61% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Nevada-Reno varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $56,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of University of Nevada-Reno are $8,366 for Nevada residents and $24,020 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,318 for in-state students and $21,971 for out-of-state students.
University of Nevada-Reno 2021 Tuition & Fees
Nevada ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Nevada-Reno. The acceptance rate of Nevada-Reno is 88% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 44%. The average graduation rate is 61% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,572 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 21,463 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Nevada-Reno is 88 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Nevada-Reno is 61 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Nevada-Reno is 81 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Nevada-Reno is 21,463
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Nevada-Reno is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,572 at University of Nevada-Reno.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Nevada-Reno offers 193 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate30
Bachelor's Degree740
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree613
Post Master's Degree50
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship371
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Nevada-Reno offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,250)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,410)

Veterans Benefits

University of Nevada-Reno has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges