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University of Nevada, Reno

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Address: 1664 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89557-0042
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+1 775-784-1110
00:00 - 23:45
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Our son just started his freshman year. The school has been great so far. Its a beautiful campus and very spirited. The school support system for the kids has been great. We... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2015
San Jose, CA
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San Jose, CA
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Our son just started his freshman year. The school has been great so far. Its a beautiful campus and very spirited. The school support system for the kids has been great. We are very happy so far. We went to a football game last weekend and it was a wolf-packed house!!!

Thank CharmChari
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Great university. The options at the Student Union are excellent and the book store has lots of souvenirs and clothing to choose from! Beautiful campus reminds me of the east coast institutions. Planetarium is always fun and there's always music or performance options for the general public.

Thank Alec S
Petaluma, California
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77 reviews
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

A great place to tour and visit. Very impressive. Seems more like an Ivy League school than in Reno,Nevada.

Thank TanzAm
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

I am a proud UNR graduate (class of 98), so I recommend this university to everyone. The campus is small enough that you don't get lost in it, and you can get from one end to the other fairly quickly. They have added many new buildings in the years since I went there, and they were very nice upgrades to... More 

Thank Nicoyaforever
Prescott, Az.
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219 reviews
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

The campus is wonderful. I had 2 grandsons graduate here and both them and I highly reccommend this University. Check it out!

Thank Ralph D
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

This is a nice new campus. The parking folks were kind to forgive sparking ticket in a poorly signed area. That was nice and unusual for a university.

Thank HighwayTen
Henderson, Nevada, United States
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 22 August 2015

We had a free hour, so wanted to see the campus. Did not live up to our expectations. The Quad (original buildings)is cool, but much of the rest of the "core" had so much construction going on, that it was a mess to walk around. Poor signage, unclear parking in the garage (it says "Public Parking" from Virginia Ave, but... More 

Thank BlueSkies8377
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 17 August 2015

I am very impressed by UNR campus, especially the old part with its beautiful historic buildings. They are nested in a lovely green park. Nice place to visit.

Thank Marina G
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

I have traveled to the Reno/Tahoe for last several years. My son received great education and his professors were outstanding. At his masters with honors I brought my 90 year old dad w a wheelchair and everyone very nice. We just had his highest level at the doctorate program. Both graduations outstanding. Education-the best.

Thank NHSQ
Chicago Illinois
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

Is the Campus as Nice as some like Northwestern In Chicago? Not really but it really is a cool / Beautiful Campus for a small city like Reno. It`s set on top of a hilly area with nicer some older some newer homes in a well Kept neighborhood which is Not exactly easy to find in Reno in my honest... More 

Thank soxfun

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