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Marc Johnson

Marc Johnson

The Nevada System of Higher Education’s Board of Regents appointed Dr. Marc Johnson to serve as the 16th president of the University of Nevada, Reno on April 20, 2012. Johnson had previously served as interim president, executive vice president and provost at the University since 2008. During his tenure, President Johnson has overseen a period of substantial growth in student enrollment, faculty research and campus improvements.

"What transformation we will ultimately achieve will be the result of our continued common vision -- and our commitment -- to the achievement of excellence that runs deeply through all the work and all the people of our University."

Economic Impact

22:1 Current Student-Faculty Ratio
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18:1 Future
Student-Faculty Ratio
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Teaching
Discovery
Engagement

Latest President's Updates

Silver & Blue Salute

Please join me at the Staff Employees Council's Silver & Blue Salute where we will honor our Retirees and Classified Staff for their years of service to the University. This event will be on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Joe Crowley Student Union Ballrooms.

Facilities Services Building

I'm writing to notify you of a development on campus involving the Facilities Services Building, which sits between Ansari Business and Mackay School of Mines. The Facilities Services Building, built in 1920, was funded by the State of Nevada and operated by the U.S. Bureau of Mines until it became University property in 1954. [Read the Update]

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