Great Basin Hall

 Great Basin Hall Rendering


Great Basin Hall is a STEM community focused on supporting and promoting the academic success of students pursuing a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics. Programming offered during the academic year supports the development of scholars who are prepared to pursue STEM graduate education and enter the STEM workforce. Students will hear from faculty, staff, and professionals in the STEM disciplines to gain a better understanding of the various types of careers they can pursue. The community also helps students explore opportunities around STEM research and begin developing professional skills needed to succeed in a STEM career. The STEM Community is a dynamic, energetic community of scholars who exemplify academic and personal success and are actively engaged in the UNR community. Eligible students for Great Basin Hall must be enrolled in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) focused academic program. For a full list of eligible major and minor programs, please click the Eligible Majors & Minors link below.

Eligible Majors & Minors

Hall Features & Layout

This residence hall is designed to house 400 students, both freshmen, and upperclassmen, with primarily suite-style living arrangements. The majority of these suites can accommodate four residents in two bedrooms, with a common bathroom. Additionally, Great Basin Hall provides a limited number of single and triple rooms. Building amenities include a computer lab and innovation lab/workspace for project designs.

Typical Breat Basin floor plan with two two-person bedrooms and a shared bathroom space

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