At the University of Nevada, Reno Honors College, our students maximize their unique gifts and passions through a series of personalized experiences that deepen their capacity for transformative societal impact. For 60 years we have welcomed students into our supportive, nurturing family. We invite you to join us.
The mission of the Honors College is to build a community of students, faculty, staff, and external stakeholders and provide enriching educational experiences that exemplify a commitment to resilience, ingenuity, stewardship, and equity.
The University of Nevada, Reno Honors College will be nationally recognized as a progressive leader in transformational student development, knowledge-led creativity, and societal impact.
Resilience refers to the ability to persevere in the face of challenges and adversity.
Ingenuity refers to the capacity to think creatively to solve problems and generate new knowledge.
Stewardship refers to the act of managing and developing a resource for which one has responsibility, including one's own talents and intelligence.
Equity refers to the practice of providing personalized resources and opportunities to every individual so that all may enjoy success.
News and events
Honors Program undergoing change into Honors College
Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium pivots to virtual with project presentations from a variety of disciplines, from STEM to the social sciences, arts and humanities
“I truly believe to my core that the University of Nevada, Reno is the best place for a student to attend.”
Bonnenfant honored for her 27 years with the University of Nevada, Reno