Academic Advising

Academic advising at the University of Nevada, Reno

Helping students in each step of their academic life at the University


The mission of academic advising at the University of Nevada, Reno is to assist each student in developing and implementing an academic plan designed to meet his/her educational, career and life goals. The advising process is one of shared responsibilities between students and advisors.

Advising resources by student type

Honors students

The Honors Program assists students in the development of their program honors experience plan, answer questions about program requirements and serve as a referral system to other campus resources

International students

The Office of International Students and Scholars connects students to academic resources to assist with their transition to studying in the United States.

Student athletes

Student athletes receive support from Wolf Pack Academics, ensuring academic progress toward their degrees and eligibility while excelling in their dual roles as students and athletes.

Transfer students

The Transfer Office helps new transfer students as they transition from community colleges and other four-year institutions