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University of Nevada, Reno

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Address: 1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557-0042
Phone Number: +1 775-784-1110
00:00 - 23:45
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My son the honors student

This university is a class act from the time you arrive until it's time to leave. Although my son was accepted at a few university's--he definitely picked the best one. We fully... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sonia K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This university is a class act from the time you arrive until it's time to leave. Although my son was accepted at a few university's--he definitely picked the best one. We fully understand why our son loves it so much!

Thank Sonia K
Eastern Sierra, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

UNR has been expanding programs and offerings over the past decade. New buildings are in progress, planned or recently opened. There are plenty of opportunities for students with well-known programs in journalism, engineering and Nevada's only medical school. It is a lovely campus on the edge of a burgeoning city.

Thank terere2
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My daughter started attending in June 2016, and I took some time to explore the campus before all the students arrived. It is much more lovely than it seems. Located super close to downtown Reno, but worlds away in look and feel. Gorgeous grounds. Interesting architecture and new buildings being built constantly. Modern meets traditional. Great pond and quad area... More 

Thank itsbean13
Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

the campus at UNR is so beautiful with all the old buildings and amazing trees not to mention the variety of courses you can take while attending. If you don't want to take classes their it is still worth wondering around and gaze

Thank Scrotto
Monterey, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Big enough to still be small....suited to those in the sciences and engineering. Methinks...even with the increased student body size...services are still set so as not to be a number.

Thank Patt C
Mesquite, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Our first time on the campus of the University of Nevada was in August of 2007, we are from Mesquite in southern Nevada and our son chose to go to college there. We were immediately struck by the architecture of the buildings and the fact that this campus seemed like it was in a rural setting even though it was... More 

Thank Cathy B
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I had time on a quiet Saturday afternoon, so ambled through the UNR campus. The Nevada State Museum at the north end of campus was particularly interesting.

Thank Darrell92104
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visited this campus while taking our Grand-Daughter to her dorm. This is a wonderful campus and is growing every year.

Thank Don M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Nice campus to walk around and relax. Pretty fountain to sit by and read or relax. Nice green. Wanted to go to museum but it was closed. Heard it was nice.

Thank acaida
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

A very nice campus, it's a large chunk of land just north of the highway in Reno. Lots of buildings, housing and school buildings. The stadium is very nice

Thank Bernardo F

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