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University of Nevada-Las Vegas Stats, Info and Facts

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28,203 Students

81% Admitted

  • 30,471 full time
  • 9,073 part time
  • 8,625 men full time
  • 10,505 women full time
  • 5,801 applied
  • 4,746 admitted
  • 2,870 enrolled

25,279 Undergraduates

$6,517 Tuition/Year

  • 5,669 Graduates
  • 671 Non-Degree
  • $6,517 in state
  • $666 fees
  • $10,780 room & board
  • $1,250 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Far West Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Scarlet and gray
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Jenny from Las Vegas, NV
  • 0
  • I have a love-hate relationship with UNLV as I pretty much do with anything. The good definitely outweighs the bad though. It's virtually impossible to sum up my experience at…

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  • Annabel from Chicago, IL
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  • This is my first year at UNLV as a transfer student and it has been the best university experience for me. Every professor has provided me with rigorous, yet effective…

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  • Jessica from Las Vegas, NV
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  • UNLV is an innovative campus with amazing opportunity everywhere you turn. Whether someone is pursuing a law degree, music or biology degree, everyone can find their passion at this school.…

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  • Lana from Las Vegas, NV
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  • UNLV is an amazing diverse and active campus. There is always some going on which leads to many ways to get involved. The passion at this school is…

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University of Nevada-Las Vegas
  • Located in Las Vegas, NV
  • Public
  • 28,203 students enrolled
  • 81% admitted
  • $6,517 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Mary from Las Vegas, NV
  • I am a current student here

    I enjoy being a student at UNLV because of all the resources, connections, and the experiences that I have gained. Each and every day is always interesting and different.

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  • 5
  • Yin Jie from Las Vegas, NV
  • I am a current student here

    The offered extracurricular activities are so much, it' hard to pick just one or two. Students are able to attempt leadership roles at first experience and meet friends in class and outside of class.

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  • 1
  • Disgruntled from Las Vegas, NV
  • I am a past student here

    I hated UNLV with a passion. Generally, I don't find that the major problem with an institution is the support staff, but it is here. The professors need work, but there are some great classes. However, the support staff is by far the worst of any school I have heard of. For example, there are 3-4 counselors that work in the financial aid office at a time. The problem is that there are 30,000 students. There simply are not enough people working in these offices to help the number of students at the school. I also found that the ones that are working there, often know very little about UNLV policies. I spent 6 months trying to get my graduation application to go through because I was the only one that actually knew the policies regarding transfer students.

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  • 4
  • M.M from Las Vegas, NV
  • I am a current student here

    i actually like attending here. the campus is nice and big and there is a whole lot to do. it is pretty easy to get involved in school.

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  • 3
  • Anonymous
  • I am a current student here

    To be honest, this was my last choice on my list. However, you have to make the most of your college experience. If you are a Las Vegas resident who is unable to go out of state for college, try UNLV and try to make it an enjoyable experience for yourself. It wouldn't hurt to try!

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