About University of Nevada, Reno
Unlike many public research universities, the University of Nevada, Reno offers its students the chance to get up close and personal with highly credentialed faculty, researchers and professionals. Ph.D. professors regularly teach undergraduate students and invite them to research labs or internships.
The University of Nevada, Reno competes in NCAA Division I-A athletics and the school mascot is Alphie the Wolf. The current president of the university is Marc Johnson.