|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||21:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,964 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Nevada-Reno is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 9,644 applications and 7,986 students were granted admission. University of Nevada-Reno is at the #81 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 80% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 61% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||970 to 1200|
|ACT||21 to 26|
University of Nevada-Reno charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $20,128 and in-state students paid $6,218.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 91% of University of Nevada-Reno's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 29% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,169 (which is 5.9% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Nevada-Reno in 2016-2017, was 1,539, which is 40% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,034 (which is 5.1% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Nevada-Reno has enrolled a total of 21,353 students (16,832 students full-time and 4,521 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,353 students, 1,345 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 18,191 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,162 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 616 students for distance studies.
Two or more races: 6%
Black/African American: 3%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Nevada-Reno.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||14%||1,801||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||12%||1,517||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||6%||725|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||3%||392|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||2%||298|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||285|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Nevada-Reno full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Nevada-Reno graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,300. Last year, out of the total 2,445 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,225 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,532 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,203 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|