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We’re about diversity.

More than 60% of students come from culturally diverse backgrounds and feel at home in our diverse campus community.

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We’re about starting a legacy.

58% of students are first-generation students taking advantage of our programs that are focused on in-demand careers.


We’re all about you.

The best way for you to learn about Nevada State is to visit our campus. Take a virtual tour to explore what makes Nevada State special.

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Where professors know your name.

Our dedicated faculty put students first. The traditionally small classes are facilitated by faculty who serve as mentors and guides not only in the classroom, but in life.

Today's student, tomorrow's leader.
Campus Connection

Campus Update on the Appeal of DACA

Dear Campus Community, Judge Andrew Hanen of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas has ruled against the pending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) litigation, effectively freezing first-time applicants. This ruling will still enable the Department of Homeland Security to accept new applications and renewals for DACA but is temporarily prohibited […]

Updated Guidance During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

Dear NS Campus Community, It has been a monumental undertaking to maintain operations during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  Much gratitude to those in frontline, operational and clinical roles who have been critical to keeping us all safe and helping protect our larger community. As well as our academic faculty who stepped up with little notice […]

Board of Regents Appoints Provost and Executive Vice President Vickie Shields to Serve as Acting President of Nevada State College

The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents appointed Nevada State College Provost and Executive Vice President Vickie Shields to serve as the acting president of Nevada State College (NSC) between current President Bart Patterson’s retirement date and new President DeRionne Pollard’s start date.