Benefits

Nevada Receives as a Member of the Western Regional Compact

Benefits for the 2022-23 Academic Year

$22.71M

Total Saved

by Nevada students in AY 2022 through WICHE Student Access Programs

$20M

saved

through WUE
AY 2022

$2.08M

saved

through WRGP
AY 2022

$673,079

saved

through PSEP
AY 2022

Western Undergraduate Exchange

WUE

Saves UNDERGRADUATE students on out-of-state tuition. They pay no more than 150% of in-state tuition at partner institutions across the West.

Top out-of-state WUE schools for Nevada undergraduate students:

Top Nevada WUE schools for out-of-state undergraduate students:

Western Regional Graduate Exchange Program

WRGP

Saves students on out-of-state GRADUATE certificate, master's, and doctoral programs. They pay no more than 150% of in-state tuition at partner institutions across the west.

Top out-of-state WRGP schools for Nevada graduate students:

Top Nevada WRGP schools for out-of-state graduate students:

Professional Student Exchange Program

PSEP

Helps students pursuing careers in 10 HEALTH FIELDS. They can enroll in programs in the WICHE region and receive substantial tuition support from their home state/territory.

36 Nevada students paid reduced tuition for healthcare studies not offered by public institutions in their home state.

78% of Nevada’s PSEP graduates returned home to practice (2012-21). Students are contractually required to return.

Nevada institutions and their local economies benefit, too. This year, 40 PSEP students enrolled in programs located in Nevada. Institutions received $771,979 in support fees to reduce the students’ tuition costs.

2, 729% ROI

gained on Nevada’s WICHE membership dues ($159,000/FY 2023)

WUE

WUE STUDENTS FROM NEVADA:

1,931

Map of the western states covered by the Westerm Undergraduate Exchange Abbreviated state names and a number is overlayed over each state's outline. ND 81 SD 35 MT 116 WY 15 ID 174 AZ 498 CA 59 NV UT 428 CO 199 OR 161 WA 47 HI 70 NM 40 AK 8 CNMI - FSM * GUAM - RMI * PALAU *

* Currently do not have any participating WUE schools.

WUE STUDENTS TO NEVADA:

4,702

Map of the western states covered by the Westerm Undergraduate Exchange Abbreviated state names and a number is overlayed over each state's outline. ND 11 SD 9 MT 16 WY 7 ID 37 AZ 107 CA 3,397 NV UT 41 CO 111 OR 87 WA 178 HI 551 NM 32 AK 62 CNMI 27 FSM - GUAM 29 RMI - PALAU -

WRGP

WRGP STUDENTS FROM NEVADA:

129

ND 2 SD 6 MT 3 WY - ID 18 AZ 25 CA 2 NV UT 7 CO 52 OR 5 WA 2 HI 6 NM - AK 1 CNMI * FSM * GUAM - RMI * PALAU *

* Currently do not have any participating WRGP schools.

WUE STUDENTS TO NEVADA:

4,702

Map of the western states covered by the Western Regional Graduate Exchange Program Abbreviated state names and a number is overlayed over each state's outline. ND - SD - MT - WY - ID - AZ 1 CA 13 NV UT - CO 1 OR 2 WA - HI - NM - AK - CNMI - FSM - GUAM - RMI - PALAU -

17 WRGP students chose to attend college in Nevada