Office of the Provost

Clark Administration

The Office of the Provost, under the leadership of the Executive Vice President and Provost, is responsible for academic programs and related support services including faculty development, promotion and tenure, faculty development leaves, academic budgeting, personnel issues in the academic affairs area, curricular planning, and assessment. The deans of the colleges and schools, five Vice Provosts and the Vice President of Research and Innovation report to the Provost.

About the Provost

Profile image of Provost Kevin CarmanDr. Kevin Carman oversees the University's twelve colleges and schools, the Division of Extended Studies, the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, the Office of Research and Innovation, the Office of Information Technology, University Libraries, the University of Nevada Press, and KUNR.

Policies and Procedures

Quadrangle of the University filled with students walking to classThe Office of the Provost maintains University Policies and Procedures, ranging from the University Administrative Manual to University Bylaws.

Academic Awards

Provost Kevin Carman with teachers and students in a hallwaySeveral of the campus's largest academic-related awards are coordinated by the Provost's Office.

Faculty Resources

Two faculty members in their graduation attireThe Provost's Office maintains information and policies ranging from faculty evaluation procedures to emeriti status.

Strategic and Master Planning

Blueprints of a buildingInstitutional planning for the next several years is coordinated by the Offices of the President and the Provost.

Accreditation, University Mission, and Core Themes

Exterior of Clark Administration BuildingThe University of Nevada, Reno is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU).

Contact Us

Contact Office of the Provost (0005)

1664 N. Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89557


Phone (775) 784-1740

Fax (775) 784-6220

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