UNLV Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at UNLV. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit UNLV Disability Services.
UNLV for the Military
While not a "service academy", UNLV does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit UNLV Veteran Services . For more information, check out our UNLV for Veterans Guide.
UNLV offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, UNLV does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at University of Nevada - Las Vegas
UNLV offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at University of Nevada - Las Vegas
UNLV has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 25,282 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 18,764 (74.2%). Part-time attendance was 6,518 (25.8%).
University of Nevada - Las Vegas is Ranked #86 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, UNLV receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank UNLV #86 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
University of Nevada - Las Vegas Competes in the NCAA
UNLV has a total of 465 student athletes, 218 men and 247 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to University of Nevada - Las Vegas Athletics