College Costs in Nevada

The 2022 Directory of Nevada Colleges and Prices

Nevada Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend college in Nevada?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Nevada was $9,172 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is $5,749 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Nevada cheaper than average as the 46th most expensive and 7th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $957 from the 2019-2020 average of $8,215 and represents a 11.65% annual increase. The list of Nevada colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 12 colleges and universities in Nevada, the most popular being University of Nevada Las Vegas with 22,861 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,927. Sierra Nevada University is the most expensive in Nevada with an in-state tuition of $34,319.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Nevada colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Nevada or cheap Nevada colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore Nevada Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
College of Southern Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada

$3,203 NA NA
DeVry University Nevada

Henderson, Nevada

$15,835 NA NA
Great Basin College

Elko, Nevada

$3,083 NA NA
Morrison University

Reno, Nevada

$6,324 NA NA
Nevada State College

Henderson, Nevada

$5,250 NA NA
Sierra Nevada University

Incline Village, Nevada

$34,319 44 10
Truckee Meadows Community College

Reno, Nevada

$2,562 NA NA
University of Nevada Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Nevada

$7,927 53 39
University of Nevada Reno

Reno, Nevada

$7,268 59 48
University of Phoenix Las Vegas Campus

Las Vegas, Nevada

$10,531 NA NA
University of Phoenix Northern Nevada Campus

Reno, Nevada

$10,560 NA NA
Western Nevada College

Carson City, Nevada

$3,203 NA NA