Frequently Asked Questions

The Center FAQ's

For more in-depth information read our annual reports.

What is the Center?

The Center is a place to "Get in where you fit in." It is a place to study, use the computer lab, get tutoring, talk to advisors, hang out with friends, find out what is going on around campus, watch TV or movies, volunteer, or join clubs and organizations.

Who is the Center for?

Everyone and everybody. All university students are welcomed.  If you are trying to get more involved in school this is one of the best places to get help connecting to campus activities, joining a club or organization, starting a new club, or just meeting new people... we have something for everyone!

What does the Center do?

The Center for Student Cultural Diversity provides programs and services that support the academic and social success of ALL students at the University of Nevada, Reno through advisement, leadership development, counseling, student organizations, outreach, and intercultural programming. It supports campus diversity through six initiatives: Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Project, Black Culture Cooperative, Intertribal Higher Education Program, Las Culturas, Mosaic (first generation/income qualified) and Pride Collaborative.

What kind of help is available?

Services are offered at no cost and include:

  • Assistance with understanding financial aid requirements
  • Academic and personal counseling
  • Major and career exploration
  • Computer lab
  • Plasma TV, Blu-Ray and video game lounge
  • Study Area
  • Student organization development and support
  • Supportive learning environment
  • Multilingual professional and student staff

Does the Center offer free printing?

Only students enrolled in the award-winning College Life 101 Retention Program may print in our computer lab.

Where do I find the Center?

The Center is located on the third floor of the Joe Crowley Student Union. Center hours during the academic year are Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. During the summer and winter break, the Center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Center is also  on Facebook, twitter and YouTube.