Campus Life

Campus Life at the University of Nevada, Reno

At the University of Nevada, Reno, history meets innovation. Traditional red-brick buildings from the 1800s sit alongside 21st-century cutting-edge research facilities.

A growing university that's on the move

At the University of Nevada, Reno, history meets innovation. Traditional red-brick buildings from the 1800s sit alongside 21st-century cutting-edge research facilities. We've invested nearly a billion dollars into our expanding campus in the past decade -- all in an effort to provide you with the tools, resources and services that create a world-class learning experience.

Live on campus, and you'll learn more

The University's student residence halls and living learning communities are designed to maximize your success by providing space for collaboration and community. If you crave a real college experience, find yourself in the thick of things by living on our gorgeous residential campus -- and make great memories to last a lifetime.

An unparalleled student experience

Are you ready to make the most out of your college experience? Once you prowl our campus, you'll want to join the Pack!

Come visit campus!

We've built student success into everything we do

From the new William N. Pennington Student Achievement Center to Peavine Hall, IGT-Mathewson Knowledge Center to the Joe Crowley Student Union, we continue to enhance our campus to create a welcoming, supportive campus environment. Learn more about what our campus has to offers for the members of our Pack.

Get a move on with fitness & recreational sports

Whether it is Pilates or CrossFIT, indoor rock climbing or weightlifting, an active lifestyle is a great way to stay fit and meet new people. The University is committed to supporting a healthy living environment with quality recreational programs and services that complement the academic process. 

A thriving arts & culture scene

We are dedicated to the arts, fostering an atmosphere of creativity across multiple venues on our campus and throughout the local community. We host the Reno Jazz Festival annually, bringing acclaimed international artists to one of the largest jazz festivals in the world. Our museum of Arts offers a range of art exhibitions, events and programs. We're home to Black Rock Press, an award-winning national book art press. The School of the Arts has a permanent collection of more than 5,000 artwork pieces. Through it all, we endeavor to bring a diverse selection of the arts to the Reno-Tahoe area.

Nevada Athletics

The Wolf Pack is a member of the Mountain West Conference and participates in ten women's sports and six men's sports.

Get to know Reno-Tahoe

Located at the foot of the Sierra Nevada in the scenic Truckee Meadows, Reno is one of the country's best-kept secrets. Named one of America's best towns by Outdoor Magazine, Reno is a burgeoning technology hub that is only 45 minutes away from the world-famous Lake Tahoe. Our region offers world-class outdoor recreation opportunities--from snowboarding to mountain biking.

Get to know Reno-Tahoe