University of Nevada, Reno

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To do whatever it takes. To follow every lead. To go to the ends of the earth in pursuit of knowledge. This is what drives the University of Nevada, Reno – and it is this spirit that has powered our rise to Carnegie® Classification R1, joining America’s top research universities.

It started with a single building

What began in 1874 has grown into a high-impact, nationally ranked and transformative research institution.

Delivering on our land-grant mission

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Customize an academic path with more than 460 undergraduate & graduate degree, certificate & minor programs within 12 academic colleges and schools.

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As a land-grant institution, we emphasize making a college education a realizable goal for those who apply.

You can afford a Nevada education.

Did you know more than 50% of our students graduate with no debt?

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About Reno-Tahoe Known as one of America's best small cities, Reno is a burgeoning tech hub that offers an array of year-round activities.
View of Lake Tahoe emerging above trees in the forest with clouds in the blue sky above the lake
Campus life At the University of Nevada, Reno, history meets innovation. Traditional red-brick buildings from the 1800s sit alongside 21st-century cutting-edge research facilities.
Students walk on the path in front of the Knowledge Center with the scoreboard of Mackay Stadium visible in the distance
Nevada Athletics The University of Nevada, Reno is a member of the Mountain West Conference with six men's sports teams and ten women's sports teams.
Nevada Athletics mascots, Alphie and Wolfie, wear jerseys and walk on the track in Mackay Stadium as cheerleaders and fans clap and cheer around them

University news.

The Mackay statue looking south over the University Quad

NSHE institutions lending help to state during pandemic

All eight NSHE institutions are playing a role during outbreak of coronavirus

A grocery assembly line with social-distanced volunteers working and a Campus Escort worker in the foreground

Banding together to feed the Pack

ASUN’s Campus Escort and Pack Provisions working to ensure on-campus food pantry services remain available during alternative University operations

University of Nevada, Reno student Jayde Powell stands with a senior citizen client after delivering their groceries

University Honors student Jayde Powell creates Shopping Angels to deliver groceries to COVID-19 at-risk populations

Volunteers pick up groceries and other shopping essentials and deliver them right to the doorstep of those who can’t leave their homes