News: Financial Aid and Scholarships

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Campus News | September 9, 2019
Beginning next fall, program will provide grants to help offset costs of tuition, fees and books to students who qualify.
Bradley Boe ready to play wheelchair rugby
People | July 11, 2019
Bradley Boe finds empowerment in a new scholarship for students with spinal cord injuries.
Kendra Patterson is studying abroad in China this semester with support from a scholarship.
Campus News | September 6, 2017
Learn from UNLV students who just landed prestigious scholarships to study in Asia, Central America, and Europe.
Oriana Galasso
People | May 24, 2017
Student worker Oriana Galasso advises HOPE scholars on making the adjustment to UNLV.
Yen Lu
Campus News | November 18, 2016
One of UNLV's oldest traditions — the Holiday Card Tree Scholarship — is spreading good wishes while raising funds for students like Yen Lu.
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Research | August 23, 2016
Education professor Stefani Relles on how paying for a college education is progressively harder, especially for low-income and minority students.
Matthew Perry and Theresa Butler
Campus News | April 22, 2016
Crowdsourced scholarship program offers a way for Clark County's homeless students to live on campus and get academic support to succeed at UNLV.
Campus News | September 29, 2014
Tara Leigh Myl, College of Education senior, honored by Nevada State Treasurer, UNLV President Donald Snyder.
Campus News | January 17, 2014
UNLV financial aid counselor Jaime Carbajal Jr. shares tips on applying for federal aid, winning scholarships, and avoiding scams.
Campus News | November 21, 2013
This fall’s freshman class is the biggest, smartest class to date. Here’s how new strategies kept Nevada’s brightest in state and opened the eyes of first-gen college students to the opportunity at their doorstep.
Campus News | March 12, 2013
UNLV makes the news through its community outreach programs, research breakthroughs, and diverse student body.
Campus News | June 13, 2012
UNLV student shares tip for not tripping up before the crowd of thousands ready to hear the big speech.