Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

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For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Nevada-Reno is $8,737 for Nevada residents and $24,827 for out-of-state students. It has been risen by 0.48% for Nevada residents and increased by 1.97% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. Its in-state undergraduate tuition and fees is lower than the average amount ($11,075) and its out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees is around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($24,462 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 projected undergraduate tuition & fees for U of Nevada-Reno is $8,798 for Nevada residents and $25,340 for out-of-state students. It is a 2.1% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
It has been risen by 0.48% for Nevada residents and increased by 1.97% for out-of-state rates compared to the previous year. The living costs including for room, board, transpiration, and other personal expenses is $17,008. The Living costs increased by 2.54% compared to the previous year for both on-campus and off-campus stay.
U of Nevada-Reno Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$8,695 $24,348$16,586
2021-2022$8,737$24,827$17,008
2022-2023$8,798$25,340$17,441
Change % 2022-20230.70%2.07%2.54%
*** The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the U of Nevada-Reno directly. See the U of Nevada-Reno bursar/financial aid page for more information.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees is $6,290 and out-of-state tuition and fees is $22,380 for the academic year 2021-2022. Its in-state graduate tuition and fees is much lower than the average amount ($11,332) and its out-of-state graduate tuition and fees is around the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($22,809 - public Research University (high research activity)).
The 2023 estimated tuition & fees at U of Nevada-Reno is $6,444 for Nevada residents and $22,986 for out-of-state students. It is a 2.7% increase compared to 2022's rate. This rate is officially announced by school and it may be subject to change. For update and details of fee schedule, check the school's bursar/financial aid page.
University of Nevada-Reno has a medical school and its tuition is different from other graduate programs, usually higher. The medical school tuition is $33,416 for in-state and $60,064 for out-of-state students. See the detailed medical school tuition at University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine page.
U of Nevada-Reno Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2020-2021$6,318 $21,971$16,586
2021-2022$6,290$22,380$17,008
2022-2023$6,444$22,986$17,441
Change % 2022-20232.45%2.71%2.54%
*** The 2022-2023 tuition is announced/published officially by the U of Nevada-Reno directly. See the U of Nevada-Reno bursar/financial aid page for more information.
The below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and/or full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at U of Nevada-Reno. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour is $264 for Nevada residents and $537 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition per credit hour is $304 for Nevada residents and $640 for out-of-state students.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2021-2022)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2020-2021$263$530
2021-2022$264$537
2022-2023$265$544
Graduate2020-2021$297$624
2021-2022$304$640
2022-2023$311$656
The 2022 costs per credit hour has been officially published by IPEDS and 2023 costs is estimated based on the change rate of last two years.
The next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation from the school. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $41,600 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $56,300 for University of Nevada-Reno graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$41,600$45,200$38,800
7 Years After Graduation$43,500--
8 Years After Graduation$48,600--
9 Years After Graduation$48,800--
10 Years After Graduation$56,300$65,800$49,400
The next table compares the tuition & fees between University of Nevada-Reno and its similar schools. The similar schools are based on factors such as school type, level, and rivalry schools.
Tuition Comparison between University of Nevada-Reno and Similar Schools
In-StateOut-of-State
University of Nevada-Reno$8,588$24,680
San Jose State University$7,852$19,732
University of New Mexico-Main Campus$7,905$25,243
San Diego State University$8,136$20,016
University of Wyoming$6,277$20,827
Colorado State University-Fort Collins$12,331$31,613

Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees and Costs of Attendance

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How Much is the tuition for 4 years at U of Nevada-Reno?

For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated tuition for 4 years at U of Nevada-Reno is $37,055 for Nevada residents and $105,562 for out-of-state students.
The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4-year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. The next table shows the estimated 4-years tuition & fees for the next 5 admission years. The estimation is based on 4-years changes in tuition & fees at the school.
Projected Four(4) Years Tuition & Fees
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$8,943$9,153$9,369$9,590$37,055
Out-of-State$25,437$26,063$26,703$27,359$105,562
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$9,153$9,369$9,590$9,815$37,927
Out-of-State$26,063$26,703$27,359$28,032$108,157
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$9,369$9,590$9,815$10,047$38,820
Out-of-State$26,703$27,359$28,032$28,721$110,816
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$9,590$9,815$10,047$10,283$39,734
Out-of-State$27,359$28,032$28,721$29,427$113,539
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$9,815$10,047$10,283$10,525$40,670
Out-of-State$28,032$28,721$29,427$30,150$116,330
The table shows the 4-years estimation of total costs of attendance (COA). It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses.
For the students who were admitted in Fall 2022, the estimated 4-years COA is $111,840 for Nevada residents and $180,347 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation for the next 5 admission years at University of Nevada-Reno.
Four(4) Years of Costs of Attendance
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$27,343$27,749$28,187$28,633$111,840
Out-of-State$43,837$44,658$45,497$46,355$180,347
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$27,749$28,163$28,609$29,063$113,513
Out-of-State$44,658$45,497$46,355$47,233$183,743
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$28,163$28,585$29,039$29,502$115,221
Out-of-State$45,497$46,355$47,233$48,131$187,216
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$28,585$29,016$29,479$29,950$116,963
Out-of-State$46,355$47,233$48,131$49,049$190,768
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$29,016$29,456$29,927$30,406$118,741
Out-of-State$47,233$48,131$49,049$49,988$194,401
Last year, 74% of enrolled undergraduate students have received grants or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from the federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes federal/private student loans.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 years of attending the school is $84,352 for Nevada residents and $152,859 for out-of-state students.
The next table shows the 4-year COA estimation with financial aid for the next 5 admission years at University of Nevada-Reno.
Four(4) Years Costs of Attendance after Financial Aid
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$20,471$20,877$21,315$21,761$84,352
Out-of-State$36,965$37,786$38,625$39,483$152,859
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$20,877$21,291$21,737$22,191$86,025
Out-of-State$37,786$38,625$39,483$40,361$156,255
Class of 2028 (Admission Fall 2024)In-State$21,291$21,713$22,167$22,630$87,733
Out-of-State$38,625$39,483$40,361$41,259$159,728
Class of 2029 (Admission Fall 2025)In-State$21,713$22,144$22,607$23,078$89,475
Out-of-State$39,483$40,361$41,259$42,177$163,280
Class of 2030 (Admission Fall 2026)In-State$22,144$22,584$23,055$23,534$91,253
Out-of-State$40,361$41,259$42,177$43,116$166,913

Tuition, Fees, and Living Cost Tables and Charts

Next tables and charts illustrate the 2022 tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs in detail. We provide the previous 5 years' costs so that you can check the increased amounts of each cost item and estimate future year costs. In addition, you can check the financial aid amount including grant, scholarship, and federal student loans for the last five years. Use the left menu to explore the tuition and college costs information at University of Nevada-Reno.
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University of Nevada-Reno 2022 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$8,737$1,200$17,008$24,827$1,200 $17,008
Graduate$6,290 $1,200$17,008$22,380 $1,200$17,008


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