If you are considering submitting an application to University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is June 1 and the fee for the application is $60.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
|University of Nevada, Las Vegas 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||22%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||83%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||24%|
University of Nevada, Las Vegas does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into University of Nevada, Las Vegas is moderately difficult. University of Nevada, Las Vegas has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, University of Nevada, Las Vegas accepted 81% of students, around 10,786 of the 13,262 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Nevada, Las Vegas, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Nevada, Las Vegas must submit the following items. Double check with University of Nevada, Las Vegas's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Nevada, Las Vegas have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 77% submitted a class rank. At University of Nevada, Las Vegas 22% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 50% were in the top 25% and 82% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Nevada, Las Vegas, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||18.73%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22.79%|
|3.25 and 3.49||22.24%|
|3.00 and 3.24||17.65%|
|2.50 and 2.9||12.28%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1.93%|
University of Nevada, Las Vegas does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Nevada, Las Vegas does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 83% of University of Nevada, Las Vegas's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 24% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other University of Nevada, Las Vegas applicants, you should strive to earn between 1030 and 1230 (or higher!) on the SAT. At University of Nevada, Las Vegas 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1230 and 25% of scored lower than 1030, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Nevada, Las Vegas students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Nevada, Las Vegas students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
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To be most competitive at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, you should strive to earn between 19 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Nevada, Las Vegas's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Nevada, Las Vegas students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Nevada, Las Vegas during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Nevada, Las Vegas?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Does University of Nevada, Las Vegas accept transfer credits?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Nevada, Las Vegas accepts:
Does University of Nevada, Las Vegas accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Nevada, Las Vegas?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is University of Nevada, Las Vegas's acceptance rate?
University of Nevada, Las Vegas's acceptance rate is 81%.
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How hard is it to get into University of Nevada, Las Vegas? University of Nevada, Las Vegas is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas acceptance rate is 81%. This means that the institution accepts 81 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Nevada, Las Vegas is Jun 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Nevada, Las Vegas is Jun 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.43. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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