Office of the President

Marc Johnson

Marc Johnson

The Nevada System of Higher Education’s Board of Regents appointed Dr. Marc Johnson to serve as the 16th president of the University of Nevada, Reno on April 20, 2012. Johnson had previously served as interim president, executive vice president and provost at the University since 2008. During his tenure, President Johnson has overseen a period of substantial growth in student enrollment, faculty research and campus improvements.

"What transformation we will ultimately achieve will be the result of our continued common vision -- and our commitment -- to the achievement of excellence that runs deeply through all the work and all the people of our University."

Economic Impact

22:1 Current Student-Faculty Ratio
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18:1 Future
Student-Faculty Ratio
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Teaching
Discovery
Engagement

Latest President's Updates

Summer Concerts on the Quad

Please join us on our historic Quad for the free Summer Concerts on the Quad, hosted by Summer Session and the Nevada Alumni Association. These concerts will take place from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays starting on July 12, 2017, ending on August 10, 2017. For more information visit the event website.

Leadership Change

This letter serves to announce a leadership change at the University of Nevada, Reno.  Ron Zurek, Vice President for Administration and Finance, has announced his retirement effective September 1, 2017. [Read the Update]

Additional Presidential Communication


About President Johnson

Meet President Johnson

Presidential Updates

Presidential Updates

University Leadership

University Leadership

President's Office Staff

President's Office Staff