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University of Nevada, Las Vegas - 2016

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Expenses & Financial Aid

Student Group(s): All Students

Undergraduate Group 1
Tuition & Fees: $5,760
Room & Board: $9,404
Books & Supplies: $1,298
Other Expenses: $3,331
Estimated avg. course load per term: 12
Does your institute have any special programs or fee structures for the expenses category "All Students"?: No

Special Programs or Fee Structures

These totals reflect students living on campus.
Other Expenses category includes transportation and miscellaneous personal expenses.

Financial Aid Information

Required financial aid forms

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), Federal Tax Return Forms (IRS), Institution's Own Application Form, Financial Aid Transcript, Parent Asset Form, Student Asset Form

Additional Financial Aid Information

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) provides a wide variety of assistance to finance higher education expenses.Grants, scholarships, part-time employment and educational loans are available to help students meet their costs while attending UNLV. Students are encouraged to explore all possible resources. For more information about available resources and the application process, you can refer to the Student Financial Services section of this catalog. Further details are available
online at You may also contact the office at (702) 895-3424 or visit the second floor of the Reynolds
Student Services Complex.

Application Procedures:
Complete the correct Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online. UNLV’s school code to complete your FAFSA is 002569. Complete and sign your FAFSA with your FSA ID.

You may visit for more information about the FSA ID.

UNLV’s priority financial aid consideration deadline is November 1st of each year. You may still apply for financial aid after November 1st, however, there may be limited funding from other aid programs.

Step 2: Enroll In Direct Deposit
If your financial aid funds exceed your semester tuition and fee costs, you will receive a financial aid refund for the difference to help pay your other educational costs.

You are highly encouraged to enroll in the free direct deposit program so the UNLV Cashiering and Student Accounts Office can post funds directly to your bank account. You may sign up via MyUNLV. Click on Finances, then Enroll in Direct Deposit.
Step 3: Review Your Eligibility For Scholarships
The majority of scholarships at UNLV are awarded to students based upon automatic consideration. There are some donor scholarships which require a separate application and are awarded through various UNLV Departments.
Step 4: Award Notification
Fall 2016, Spring 2017 & Summer 2017 Applicants: Students who complete the 2016-2017 FAFSA will not be notified of their financial aid award using the UNLV issue RebelMail account until April 1, 2016.

There are software and programming changes each year within financial aid based upon mandatory U.S. Department of Education updates. These updates dictate the timing of UNLV’s awarding schedule.
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