University of Nevada – Las Vegas

4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, NV 89154

About University of Nevada – Las Vegas

Wayne State College is classified as a college or university with a large master’s program. Colleges and universities with a large master’s program typically award over 200 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This mid-sized four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and 25% to 49% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in up to half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees only within the professional fields. Most graduate degrees are awarded in education. According to data for fall enrollment, 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution. Over 90% of the student body are enrolled as undergraduates.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate22,734
Student Age% Under 2570%
 % 25 and Over30%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time66%
 % Part-time34%
Race/Ethnicity% White49.2%
 % Black7.8%
 % Asian16.4%
 % Latino14.7%
 % Native American0.7%
 % Race Unknown4.1%
 % International student4%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted78%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled53%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptNeither required nor recommended
 High School RankingNeither required nor recommended
 College Prep CoursesRequired
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Recommended
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT75%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT36%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800560 / 800
 SAT Math450 / 800580 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite19 / 3624 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$60
 Graduate Application Fee$60
 In-State Tuition & Fees$5,808
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$19,098
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid82%
 % Undergraduates with Loans27%
 % Undergraduates with Grants81%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,000
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$13,330
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$10,240
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,570
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,330
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,330

Neighborhood Data for the Las Vegas Area

Median Age35.8
Median Household Income$54,174
Total Population584,413
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total50.6% 49.4%
 Age 0-952.1%47.9%
 Age 10-1752.7%47.3%
 Age 18-2453.6%46.4%
 Age 25-2949.2%50.8%
 Age 30-3950.3%49.7%
Race/Ethnicity% White70.3%
 % Black11.0%
 % Asian5.9%
 % Latino31.3%
 % Native American0.7%
 % Pacific Islander0.5%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.3%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$13,330
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$10,240
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$860
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50029.4%11.2%2.1%
 $500 to $74949.1%34.8%0.0%
 $750 to $99916.8%41.3%37.5%
 Over $10004.7%12.6%47.9%
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