The UNLV Rebel Edge program makes college more affordable by covering the difference between federal, state, and institutional aid and tuition and fees. Eligible students enjoy free tuition and fees, along with a $1,000 annual book stipend. This program is our commitment to making higher education accessible and affordable.

Award Details

Students from Nevada whose household family has an adjusted gross income of less than $68,000 will be eligible for the Rebel Edge program. Rebel Edge combines federal, state, and institutional aid to offer full-time students free tuition and fees for up to 15 credits, along with a $1,000 annual book stipend.

Award Value

The Rebel Edge program is provided in two parts. One part covers any course fees remaining for most students after federal grants, waivers, third-party payments, state grants, UNLV scholarships, and UNLV grants have been paid to the student account, up to 15 credits. The second part provides a stipend directly to students in the amount of $500 in both fall and spring.

Initial Criteria for Incoming First-Year Undergraduates for Fall 2024

Renewability Criteria