Established in 1957, University of Nevada, Las Vegas is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Las Vegas (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Nevada. Officially accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 63 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNLV also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Nevada, Las Vegas|
|Motto||Omnia Pro Patria
All for our Country
|Colours||Scarlet and gray|
|Address||4505 South Maryland Parkway
|Tel||+1 (702) 895 3011|
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|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Asian American, Native American or Pacific Islander-serving Institution|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 451021
Las Vegas 89154-1021
(702) 774 8658
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Doctoral Universities: Very High Research Activity|
|2000 Classification||Doctoral/Research Universities--Intensive|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, large, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence|
University of Nevada-Las Vegas's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 912,407 physical volumes, 156,766 physical media, 72,242 digital/electronic medium and 430 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Nevada-Las Vegas's library has 4 branches.
University of Nevada, Las Vegas provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,800 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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