School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of University of Nevada-Reno and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
AddressNorth Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89557
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of University of Nevada-Reno is 86.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 41.00%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate86.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)41.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

Nevada-Reno's 2023 tuition & fees is $8,947 for Nevada residents and $25,501 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.71% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($24,827).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $6,444 for Nevada residents and $22,986 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.71% compared to the last year's rate.
Nevada ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,947$25,501
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,444$22,986
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 20,945 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,586 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Nevada-Reno has 16,973 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,972 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students20,945
Undergraduate Students16,973
Graduate Students3,972
Online Enrollment1,586

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Nevada-Reno offers 210 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Nevada-Reno
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs210 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of less than 12 weeks
1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification