Other Loan Opportunities
The following loans are also available to UNLV students.
Marion Smith Health Professions Loan
Available to: Sophomores, juniors, or seniors enrolled in at least three credits
Annual Limits: $1,000 (maximum)
Contact: College of Health Sciences, 702-895-3693
Valley Health System
The Valley Health System is offering payment of up to $2,000 per semester or a program maximum of $8,000 to the schools on your behalf to cover tuition, books, uniforms, and fees that are required for your education in the form of a promissory note. Your selection and participation in the Adopt-A-Student Program requires your commitment to become employed with the Valley Health System immediately upon graduation for a minimum of two years as a full-time registered nurse. Satisfying this commitment renders the loan paid in full.
An example to determine how much a student can borrow in a nonfederal private alternative loan if necessary:
|Tuition & fees||$4,000|
|Room & board||$5,000|
|- $3,500||subsidized loan offered to student|
|- $2,000||unsubsidized loan offered to student|
|- $1,000||scholarship offered to student|
|= $5,000||up to potential non federal private alternative loan borrowing by the student|