University of Nevada, Reno

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A degree from this top Carnegie® research university
is your opportunity to rise.

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Priority application deadline is Feb. 1

Fall 2022 undergraduate admissions

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The world needs your voice.

The ones who can translate ideas into words, who can build bridges over cultural disconnects, are the ones who will rise to the top in their respective fields. With 460+ undergraduate and graduate degree, certificate and minor programs, the University can help you discover and refine your voice.

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The world needs your passion.

Through challenges and hardships, you have shown your strength, your perseverance and your resilience. At Nevada, we challenge you to become a leader, advocate and a community builder to make the world a better place.

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The world needs your sense of tradition.

A 147-year history. Buildings on the National Register of Historic Places surrounding a Jeffersonian Quad. Technologically advanced libraries, student facilities and labs, all on a 290-acre arboretum campus.

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The world needs your innovation.

Here you'll study with experts in fields ranging from autonomous systems to literature and build close connections with our faculty, learning in a real-world, hands-on environment.

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Are you ready for a world of opportunity?

We're looking to the future, to the students who can lead us through adversity and make the world a better place. At the University of Nevada, Reno, we are committed to ensuring you have the opportunities you need to develop the skills required to leave a lasting impact on whatever profession you pursue.