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Most Helpful Review for University of Nevada-Reno
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jessica from Reno, NV
  • 40 out of 42 people found this review helpful

My college experience thus far has taught me to work hard, how to prioritize my time better, and how to enjoy a full college experience. Classes here are lots of work, in order to succeed I had to learn great study habits, become friends with my professors, and know that there is always help somewhere in the university. I never once felt overwhelmed or overworked and I soon realized that the University of Nevada, Reno has helped me learn not only inside the classrooms, but outside of them as well.

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  • Alisa from Carson City, NV
  • May-22-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Nevada-Reno is a university where you can step foot on the campus and be surrounded by the new, modern, work of art buidligns hoisted high enough to see the snowy sierras, or find yourself on the older part of campus, reliving the history of the school, and in either place, feel like home. The students are friendly, making it easy to make new friends, and the professors are passionate about what they teach, so learning is easy. Whether you are a bookworm or you were born a Greek, this university will have the books and the social activities to keep your college life busy and unforgettable.

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  • Bryce from Las Vegas, NV
  • May-04-2014 I am a current student here

    It is very engaging. Students can find things to do no matter what their interest. There are always fun events going on.

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  • Kristen from NV
  • May-03-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Nevada, Reno is a great place to go to school because it offers old-school traditions, such as the many events done on the Quad, as well as many modern buildings and resources, such as the Knowledge Center. Because it is a Tier 1 University and the only land grant institution for Nevada, the university has more than enough school spirit. Overall the University of Nevada, Reno is a great school to attend if you are interested in valuable education and a memorable experience.

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  • Reno, NV
  • Apr-22-2014 I am a current student here

    It is a good sized college with a diverse group of students who attend. The dorm faculty are always nice and friendly. Greek life is prevalent and makes for a fun experience.

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  • Shannon from Oxnard, CA
  • Apr-16-2014 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    The University of Nevada is a lovely campus and Reno its self is a fantastic area. I have never been to the campus but I have been in the Reno area and the people are amazing. For a Cali girl who has lived 20 miles from Los Angles most of my life, you can trust me these people are AMAZING!

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  • Lauren
  • Apr-07-2014 I am a current student here

    The university is beautiful, welcomes students of all cultures and from all around the world, and is recognized for having many incredible programs. There are many programs available to students to help them succeed, such as the tutoring and writing center. The university offers many things to students, such as clubs, volunteering experience, internships, hands-on learning, professional experience, passionate instructors and counselors, and more.

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  • Katie from Kent, WA
  • Mar-29-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I love the campus, and the people on the campus. They have a really cool lab for Biochemistry Undergrads here, called the 10,000 Hour Lab.

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  • Gabriela from Reno, NV
  • Mar-11-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is incredibly aesthetically pleasing and the newer buildings are incredibly well-equipped with everything a student could want or need. Most of the professors take their job seriously and put effort into both teaching thoroughly and grading fairly. The tuition is cheap compared to other universities while still maintaining a tier-one status.

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  • Kiara Hayden
  • Mar-05-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Nevada, Reno is a tier one school which means we fall under the category of the nation's top 100 accredited Universities. Nevada is affordable compared to most Universities. Colin Kaepernick (San Francisco 49ers Quarterback) graduated from my school!

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  • Jake from REno, NV
  • Feb-18-2014 I am a current student here

    UNR has a very beautiful campus. The school is becoming more popular on a national scale. The University administration is constantly trying to improve the school.

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