Program Requirements

Apply to WiSE

WISE Living Learning Community Application for the 2017-2018 Academic Year

Space is limited. Students who have completed applications for University admission, housing and WISE and have placed into appropriate Math courses will be given priority consideration.


  • Residency in WiSE LLC in the Nevada Living Learning Community Residence Hall.
  • Pursue a major in a science, mathematics or engineering degree program.
  • Have a SAT Math score of at least 610 or an ACT Math score of at least 27 OR successfully place into Math 127R or higher by taking the Accuplacer Math Placement Exam through the UNR Math Center.
  • Enroll in the 1-credit hour WiSE common courses, SCI 110 for Fall and SCI 120 for Spring semesters.
  • Attend the WiSE retreat scheduled for August 25-26, 2018 .
  • Be actively involved in WiSE community activities.
  • Maintain a UNR 3.0 cumulative GPA through completion of a degree program in science, mathematics or engineering.

Thank you for your interest in the WISE program at the University of Nevada, Reno!

If you have any questions, please send an email to