College Of Agriculture, Biotechnology, And Natural Resources Courtesy University of Nevada at Reno
Students in CABNR have extensive research opportunities and access to courses that will engage them in field work. A recent curricular review makes seminars available for freshmen and increases the research opportunities for all students. Check out our complete list of the top 25 colleges for Outside readers.
Campus Recreation Courtesy University of Nevada at Reno
The campus recreation center has a variety of gear rentals, available including water and winter sports equipment.
Reno Air Races Dylan Ashe/Wikimedia
Reno is home to more than just casinos. The Reno Air Races take place each September just a few miles north of town.
Lake Tahoe Micheal/Wikimedia
Lake Tahoe is only an hour away from Reno. The lake and surrounding area is an outdoor paradise with plenty of hiking and watersport opportunities in the summer and skiing in the winter.
3-D Printing Courtesy University of Alaska Fairbanks
Students have access to 3-D printers and scanners, a first for academic libraries in the U.S. The printers can create parts for student-designed robots, art and more.