Student Life

Student life in the Wolf Pack will be an unforgettable part of

your experience, be sure to get the most of it!

Live the college experience

When you join the Wolf Pack, you join a vibrant, inclusive community of students and faculty from all backgrounds.

Quality of Life

  • Living on Campus You have the choice of living in nine residence halls, each with its own personality and style. From historic brick buildings to modern suite-style living, its easy and convenient to live on campus and get the full residential college experience. Visit the Living on Campus Page
  • Fitness & Recreational Sports Successful student are healthy students, that’s why the University offers dynamin fitness and recreational sports programs. From the fitness center to drop-in classes to a multitude of Intramural sports, you have ample opportunity to get fit. Visit the Fitness & Recreational Sports Page
  • Food & Drink Tasty, healthy food (and lots of coffee) is available all over campus. Whether you’re prepping for finals or hanging out with friends, you’ll have options nearby for pizza, burritos, burgers, baked goods and more. Visit the Food & Drink Page
  • Health & Safety From the Student Health Center to the Campus Pharmacy to University Police Services, you have access to the health and safety services you need to keep you focused on academic success. Visit the Health & Safety Page

Life Together

The best college experiences are those that take advantage of community. Our students find camaraderie in clubs, organizations, fraternities, sororities and cultural organizations.


Clubs & Organizations

We’ve got more than 250 clubs and organizations on campus. These clubs can revolve around anything that interests students, from sports to hobbies to politics.

Greek Life

Fraternities & Sororities

Share life with a fraternity or sorority built on your values and goals.

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Student Union

Students enjoy an amazing building that is especially their own. There are places to relax, places to eat, a movie theatre and the student owned and operated Nevada Wolfshop.

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Cultural Diversity

Diversity is a key pillar that makes our University great. Just like the famous poem says, “The strength of the pack is the wolf, and the strength of the wolf is the pack!”

Our Legacy

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Student Traditions

More than 100 years of history makes for some great traditions. Activities like "Painting the N" and "Mackay Week" stretch back to 1913.

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Student Governments

Student governments play a vital role in the big and small decisions of campus life. The undergraduate student government manages a budget of more than $1 million.