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  • Science-Fit

    Summer 2014

  • Dean Thompson

    Meet the Dean of the College of Science

    Watch a recent interview with the Dean on the College's YouTube site.

    A Word from Jeff Thompson >>
  • Podcast

    Talking Science Podcast

    Listen to the College's recent interview with Chemistry professor, Vince Catalano.

    Talking Science: Vince Catalano >>
  • Students working in a lab

    New building, new technology

    Science students learn on new equipment in the recently opened Davidson Math and Science Building.

  • Living Learning Community

    Women in Science & Engineering

    WiSE: building community among women who are pursuing degrees in science, math, and engineering.

    Apply today for Fall 2014 >>
  • Mackay

    The Mackay School

    Learn about the College of Science's Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering.

    Visit Mackay >>

4th Annual College of Science Golf Tournament-Register Now


"COS-Mackay golf tournament"

The College of Science Golf tournament will be held on Monday, July 21st at the Thunder Canyon Gold Club.

Science is a natural choice for all students

Since the University of Nevada classes opened in 1874, science has played a leading role in the growth of the University.

Upon its inception and through its various incarnations, the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno has had one basic task: to provide the quality of education and scientific leadership necessary to achieve the highest level of academic excellence.

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Student Resources

Questions about advising, competitions or scholarships?

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Departments & Statewide Programs

Discover the variety of departments in the College of Science.

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Degree Programs

Explore the College of Science Degree Programs

The Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering

The Mackay School

The Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering is one of the first comprehensive schools of mines in the world.

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Major Research Programs

New discoveries are made every day in the College of Science.

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Accelerated Programs

The College offers accelerated programs that combine bachelor's degrees with degrees in medicine, dental medicine and business administration.

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