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Academic Rigor
4.0110
Dorm Life
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Bang for the buck
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Clubs and Activities
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Most Helpful Review for University of Nevada-Reno
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Jessica from Reno, NV
  • 42 out of 44 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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  • Sierra from Reno, NV
  • Feb-07-2015 I am a current student here

    UNR has such a great atmosphere. It's a beautiful campus, and everyone is very friendly. I've so enjoyed my time, here!

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

    Campus is a great size, green (in fall) and easy to navigate. Advisors are very helpful and the professors knowledgeable and most want to be there and teach. Student body is very active.

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

    The University of Nevada is both a scenic, fun campus with all its clubs and activities and one that is not too costly. The campus is great when it comes to accommodating its students' educational goals, for it has many beneficial programs such as internships and research labs and free tutoring. The University is prestigious, because of its competitive graduate schools and quality of student curriculum, but it is affordable and offers many scholarships, keeping it open to people from all backgrounds who wish to apply.

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  • Keylan from Las Vegas, NV
  • Jan-12-2015 I am a current student here

    The University of Nevada- Reno has all the resources a student will need to succeed. The school is constantly expanding and adding additional resources to make it easier for the students. Has a beautiful campus that has many activities and organizations to keep you busy and on the right track.

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  • R from Reno, NV
  • Dec-30-2014 I am a current student here

    UNR offers more resources than anyone can imagine. It provides a platform for its students to build friendships, professional connections, a quality education, and a lifelong career. This university caters to a student's every need on demand and is happy to do so.

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  • Ashley from Grass Valley, CA
  • Dec-30-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of Nevada is one of those colleges that may not have been your first choice, but can definitely lead you in any direction you wish to go. The campus is constantly vibrant with activities, performances, and opportunities around every corner that it's hard not to join something. With internship connections to Microsoft, first college to have 3-D printing available to the study body, over 200 student clubs and organizations, home to the University Study Abroad Consortium, and many other various surprises, this college is quickly becoming a diamond in the rough of Nevada.

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  • Catherine from Jesup, IA
  • Dec-29-2014 I am a current student here

    UNR has excellent academics. For the most part, there is a strong feeling of community here. If you are eligible for in-state tuition or the Western Undergraduate Exchange, UNR is very affordable.

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  • Ashley from Las Vegas, NV
  • Dec-23-2014 I am a current student here

    By far the most beautiful campus in all of Nevada. Small enough to have close contact with your professors but still having space. Great library and research opportunities.

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  • Noah from Moreno Valley, CA
  • Dec-23-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This campus is beautiful. The surrounding city is amazing and the nearby river is a bonus since I'm in love with the outdoors. I cant think of a campus that is more suited to my likes and planned studies.

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  • Anonymous from Reno, NV
  • Nov-17-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    A very large and still expanding University that is full of diversity both the people and subjects they offer. Full of hands on, personal research, and other opertunities. It really is a beautiful campus in a unique city.

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