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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1664 N. Virginia Street Reno, NV 89512
Phone: (775) 784-1110
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Kaitlin from Reno, NV
  • Jul-11-2015 I am a current student here

    New students should keep an open-mind and be excited to come here. Do not feel stressed or overwhelmed because there is always a professor or tutor around to help. The campus has many resources, such as tutoring, counseling, and study sessions to help students succeed in their academics. When I first started here, I was a little nervous, but then I came to realize that there is so much help on campus. People want you to succeed and want you to learn.

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  • Natalie from Reno, NV
  • Jul-08-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Register as early as you can, classes fill up very quickly and it's more difficult to work around if you have a job. Also, Pick classes at odd hours so parking is easier.

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  • Sierra from Reno, NV
  • Feb-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Don't get behind on class scheduling! Plan on taking 5 classes per year to graduate, and badger your advisors often if you aren't getting the classes you need!

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  • Colin from Bellingham, WA
  • Jan-25-2015 I am a current student here

    If you're living in the west than apply for WUE it makes school affordable. Bring a car if you can-you'll make tons of friends! Parking passes are expensive though. Visit campus-you'll fall in love with this school!

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  • Evangela
  • Jan-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Get involved in any clubs or community events you take an interest in, because participating will help you make new friends, increase your personal networks, and will look great on graduate school applications. Take in-depth notes. You never know when you may forget something or need an extra bit of information to memorize for a test question. Do not be afraid to ask questions, the staff and instructors are there to help you. Form good relationships with your advisers and instructors. They will benefit you when you eventually need letters of recommendation. If you join a club, do not let the club get in the way of what's really important; your schoolwork! If you don't have time to go to an event due to schoolwork, then don't go or your grade might suffer.

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