Uncommon

Designated primarily for first-year students, Uncommon offers suite-style living with live-in staff and academic support.

Explore Uncommon

Do you want to learn more about what living in Uncommon is like? You can view a video tour highlighting interior spaces and amenities in Uncommon.

The Uncommon video is hosted by a third-party website not maintained by the University. If you encounter any difficulty accessing the Uncommon video, please call the housing office at (775) 784-1113.

Room features and amenities

  • Most rooms are suite style. Each single occupancy room has a full-size bed with underbed storage, desk, and chair, and private bathroom.
  • Common living spaces in each unit come furnished and include a large-screen TV, kitchen, and washer/dryer (laundry included in rent).
  • Kitchen includes with a full-sized refrigerator/freezer, stove top/oven, garbage disposal, and microwave
  • Students will be responsible for bringing their own linens.
  • Each floor is co-ed. Gender inclusive suites are also co-ed.
  • Robust Wi-Fi throughout the complex with an ethernet port in the living room.

Academic programming

  • Academic mentors each will provide free study hours.
  • Academic mentors provide programming on syllabus and semester planning, registration prep (for the following semester), collaborate with other campus resources/departments for academic skills workshops, and will be providing programs and services specific for students enrolled in remedial math and English.
  • The common living spaces in Uncommon suites are furnished and include a television.
  • Uncommon suites include a full kitchen for residents.