What does it cost to attend the University?

Get more information about your estimated costs for tuition, fees, housing, meals, books and supplies, and learn about financial aid options, scholarships, tuition free programs and more.

You can afford the University of Nevada, Reno

46% of undergraduate students receive financial aid

Almost everyone is eligible to receive financial aid. If you think your family’s income is too high to qualify for financial aid, you might be surprised.

50%+ of all students graduate with no debt

That's right. More than half of our students leave the University of Nevada, Reno with no student debt.

Learn more about your estimated costs

Determine your student type below to get additional insights into the costs of attending the University of Nevada, Reno.

New freshman from Nevada

New freshman from another state

Transfer student from Nevada

Transfer student from another state

International student

Are you an international student considering a bachelor's degree program at the University of Nevada, Reno?

Graduate School student

Are you a student considering a post-baccalaureate degree, such as a master's or Ph.D.? The Graduate School at the University of Nevada, Reno has complete information about tuition and fees for both students from the United States and from other countries.

An out-of-state education is more affordable than you think

At the University of Nevada, Reno, we believe access to education is critical to developing the next generation of leaders, thinkers and knowledge builders. Tuition should not serve as a deterrant to completing a college degree. If you're a new freshman or transfer student from the Western U.S., you can save on your out-of-state tuition.

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    University of Nevada, Reno$10,485 (WUE)
  • University of California Logo
    University of California$14,000 (In-state tuition)$43,800 (Out-of-state tuition)
  • University of Oregon Logo
    University of Oregon$12,750 (In-state tuition)$36,615 (Out-of-state tuition)
  • University of Washington Logo
    University of Washington$11,465 (In-state tuition)$38,166 (Out-of-state tuition)

Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

We are a proud participant in WUE, which allows students from participating states and territories to pay only 150% of our standard Nevada resident tuition. Participating areas include Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

Learn more about WUE

Take the guesswork out of tuition and fees

Current tuition and fees

Want to know more about tuition and fees? Review our informational tables to get a better understanding of the tuition and fees for a full academic year at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Four years of tuition rates

You shouldn't have to guess about how much an education at the University of Nevada, Reno costs. Tuition and fees are set by the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents and are available through the 2022-2023 school year.