University of Nevada-Las Vegas

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a public school located in Las Vegas, NV

Average Annual Tuition at University of Nevada-Las Vegas

The latest data we have for University of Nevada-Las Vegas's annual average net costs are from 2018. These costs and and the average Nevada schools include tuition, fees, living expenses, books, and fees minus the average grants and scholarships for federal financial aid recipients.

In-state Tuition Out-of-state Tuition Median Debt Avgerate Net Cost
University of Nevada-Las Vegas $7,985 $23,132 $18,750 $10,551
NV Average $4,922 $14,664 $14,750 $10,590

As you can see, annual costs at University of Nevada-Las Vegas have risen over the last few years, and are projected to continue to skyrocket based on our analysis.

Actual Costs      Projected Costs

Colleges and universities across the United States experienced cost (tuition + living) increases of 2.5% in 2019. This most recent inflation figure was down slightly from the 2.9 percent in 2018 and 3.4 percent in 2017, but still underscores the rising costs of sending your children to higher education.

These rising costs are hitting closer to home in Nevada as well. Nevada's' higher education costs rose by 58% in just the last 10 years, ranking as the 9th highest state.

University of Nevada-Las Vegas Financial Assistance

33% of students enrolled at University of Nevada-Las Vegas receive some form of Federal loan assistance. You can view University of Nevada-Las Vegas's student aid calculator here.

Use a 529 Plan to Offset Rising Education Costs

One of the most sound investments you can make to help pay for your child's higher education is by using a 529 plan. These funds grow in a tax-free environment, and generally have a 3-5% rate of return. The only catch is that all funds need to be used for higher education, and if not... there are monetary penalties imposed when withdrawn for other uses.

The group of five Nevada 529 plans includes a prepaid tuition plan, an advisor-sold savings plan through Putnam Investments utilizing a multi-manager approach, a direct-sold 529 savings plan featuring Vanguard mutual funds, a direct-sold plan featuring SPDR ETFs and a savings program featuring USAA mutual funds. The prepaid tuition plan has a state residency requirement.

State Plan Name:Nevada College Savings Plans
Minimum Contribution:$15
Maximum Contribution:up to $370,000 per beneficiary for all plans.
Fees:0.16% to 1.33% asset management fee, depending on your plan. One plan has a $15 annual account fee that is waived for Nevada residents.

Nevada School Statistics


We've analyzed all other higher education schools in NV, and wrapped it up nicely into a report for you. View our NV analysis report.

There are 5 other accredited public schools located in the state of Nevada. You can view all NV schools here.