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    University of Nevada-Reno

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    $28,835,
    Sticker Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $15,198
    Net Price
    Cost of Attendance
    $18,922
    Median Debt
    Cost of Attendance

    Costs

    In-State
    Tuition
    $8,947
    Books & Supplies
    $1,300
    Room & Board
    $13,796
    Other
    $4,792
    Total
    $28,835
    Out-of-State
    Tuition
    $25,501
    Books & Supplies
    $1,300
    Room & Board
    $13,796
    Other
    $4,792
    Total
    $45,389

    Since UNR is a public university, there are different costs for in-state students and out-of-state students. The sticker price at UNR is $28,835 for in-state students in NV, and $45,389 for out-of-state students. This sticker price includes costs for tuition, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses.


    It’s also important to note that the cost of attendance can vary from year to year and typically it will rise over your four years in college. With that said, your financial aid will also be recalculated every year to take any price increases, as well as any changes in your financial situation, into account.

    University of Nevada-Reno Financial Aid

    Students who are applying for financial aid at University of Nevada-Reno need to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA).The FAFSA opens up on October 1st, and students should apply as soon as they can! The FAFSA uses financial information from the prior, prior year which means that you don’t need to wait for the year to end and can use last year’s financial information.


    The FAFSA code for University of Nevada-Reno is 002568.


    If you are looking for more information on how to complete the FAFSA, check out our How to Complete the FAFSA Guide.

    Western Undergraduate Tuition Exchange

    UNR is in a state that participates in the Western Undergraduate Tuition Exchange program. That means if you are a resident of Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming, you may be eligible for discounted tuition at UNR. Check out the full list of requirements and participating schools on their website.

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    Pell Grants at University of Nevada-Reno

    29% of students at University of Nevada-Reno receive Pell Grants, which are awarded to undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need (students who have a bachelor’s or professional degree are not eligible). Pell Grants are awarded by the federal government and do not need to be repaid. To apply for a Pell Grant, students will need to submit their FAFSA. If you are awarded a Pell Grant, you’ll see it listed in your financial aid award letter if you are accepted to University of Nevada-Reno.


    You can learn more about Pell Grant eligibility here.

    Outside Scholarships

    UNR students can also apply for outside scholarships to fund their education. Outside scholarships are awards that are offered by private and non-profit organizations. If you want to see what outside scholarships you are eligible for, check out these resources:


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