Graduate program handbook
Welcome to the Department of Geography at the University of Nevada, Reno. The Department offers a Master of Science (MS) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Geography and an MS in Land Use Planning Policy (LUPP). The mission of the Department of Geography is to engage students with the highest levels of scholarship and to conduct integrative research on vital social and environmental problems, in service to our communities, from the local to the global. We use diverse approaches to analyze human and environmental patterns and processes across space and time.
Please note: this represents the program handbook for the current academic year only. For an archived version of a previous year's handbook, or to obtain a hard copy of this current year's program handbook, please contact the program director.
Table of contents
- Resources and facilities
- Graduate student requirements
- Program-specific details and course requirements
- Additional program information