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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,098 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$5,130 tuition
$10,196 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$1,472 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$32,008 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$19,040 tuition
$10,196 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$1,472 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,584 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
90% of students receive aid
29% get federal aid ($4,341 avg)
65% get state aid ($1,686 avg)
60% get institn'l aid ($2,584 avg)
38% get loans ($7,241 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 9.58% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.70% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $4,595 85%
Federal Grant Aid $4,341 29%
Pell Grants $3,905 29%
Other Federal Grants $737 17%
Institution Grant Aid $2,584 60%
State Grant Aid $1,686 65%
Student Loans $7,241 38%
Federal Loans $6,646 37%
Other Loans $5,056 5%

Merit Aid Available

Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman returning transfer graduate
- Y N N N
$60,000 R
$5,000 - $20,000 Y N N
$1,500 R
$500 R
$2,500 R
- N N Y N
Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does University of Nevada-Reno offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89512
(775) 784-1110
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $204
Out of State $359


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Katie from Kent, WA
  • Mar-29-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    WUE makes it cheaper than UW for a Washington State Resident, even if housing is counted at UNR, but not UW.

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  • 2
  • Ryan from Reno, NV
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a current student here

    Most of the professors make you buy access to online homework websites that cost up to fifty bucks not to mention the outrageous cost of textbooks that your lucky to open once.

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  • 4
  • Niyah
  • Dec-30-2013 I am a current student here

    It is a good priced school in my opinion

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  • 3
  • Mariana from Reno, NM
  • Dec-27-2013 I am a current student here

    The cost of living is more affordable than other states. Students could opt out of student housing and rent an apartment or small house to cut down on costs. Public transportation is available throughout the downtown area and campus.

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