University of Nevada-Reno

General Information

Website www.unr.edu/
Address North Virginia Street
City Reno
State NV
Zip 89557
Locale City: Midsize

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 81%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 26.4%
Five-year graduation rate 48.3%
Six-year graduation rate 55.0%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 18,348
Endowment Assets $305,059,152
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
Net Price Calculator Website www.unr.edu/financial-aid/cost-estimates/net-price-calculator
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 22%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.38
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 535 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 590)
Median SAT Math 550 (25th - 75th percentile = 490 - 610)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 23.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 82.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $7,142
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $21,052
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,500
Average Net Price After Grants $16,230
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $6,506
Median earnings 10 years after entry $47,000
Median debt of completers $18,280
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.1%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 26.6%
% Underrepresented Minority 24.1%
% Black 3.4%
% Latino 20.0%
% Native American 0.7%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.6%
% Asian 7.4%
% White 58.7%
% Two or More Races 6.3%
% Other 2.9%
% Noresident Aliens 1.4%
% Female 53.0%
% Male 47.0%
% Age 25 and Over 9.3%
% Part-time 15.3%