Application deferrals

Students walking in front of the old Getchell Library

We no longer accept fee waivers.  Application fee deferrals are available for first time freshmen only.

Application Fee Deferral form

Please email to request the form to be included with application submission with the subject line "Application Fee Deferral form".

Complete Online Domestic Application for Admissions

Students requesting a fee deferral must apply online. Please go to Apply Nevada.
Complete the Domestic- Undergraduate- First Year Application. Once completed, sign electronic "Application Certification" page and click, "Payment". Once "Payment" is clicked, your application will be saved and submitted.

Supporting Documentation

Submit one of the following documents

  • A copy of the student's parent or guardian's most recent tax return.
  • A letter from the high school counselor indicating the student is on a free or reduced lunch program.

To expedite the processing of your request, please submit all documents at the same time to:

University of Nevada, Reno
Admissions and Records /MS 0120
Attn: Application Fee Deferral Reno, NV 89557

Note: We do not accept fee waiver requests from the College Board or any third parties.