News: Financial Aid and Scholarships

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.
silhouette of student walking on campus during sunset
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.
Campus News | April 14, 2010
The Alumni Association is increasing financial assistance for both undergraduate and graduate students.