Sierra Nevada College graduates will be educated to be scholars of and contributors to a sustainable world. Sierra Nevada College combines the liberal arts and professional preparedness through an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes entrepreneurial thinking and environmental, social, economic and educational sustainability.
We make the Admissions process seamless and personable. Each of our staff is dedicated to helping you fully understand whether our liberal arts college is a good fit for your educational career.
learning is not a spectator sport. We’re a college of active learners and educators.
We engage, we collaborate, we debate, we question, we critique, and oh, do we grow. That’s what all this is about: inspirating poised, life-ready, critical thinkers.
Nowhere on this planet can you have a college experience that comes anywhere close to this.
Sierra Nevada College and the Residential Life staff believe that a group living environment, which fosters intellectual curiosity, personal responsibility, self-governance, educational success, personal goal setting, and social interaction, can create a richer and more meaningful campus experience. The privilege of living on campus includes assuming responsibility for one’s actions while living within a large group setting. The Residential Life staff is dedicated to creating an environment which encourages respect for one’s self and others, as well as contributes to the development of the full potential of all residents.
2016-2017 (August to May Lease)
Right To Enter
Residence Life reserves the right to enter any room at any time. All residents are subject to random room searches, including all personal property residing in the room, at any point during the year. In the event of write-ups, Residence Life follows the following FERPA codes:
iii) An educational agency or institution may disclose personally identifiable information under paragraph (a)(6)(i) of this section, and a State or local educational authority or agency headed by an official listed in paragraph (a)(3) of this section may redisclose personally identifiable information under paragraph (a)(6)(i) and (a)(6)(ii) of this section, only if—
(15)(i) The disclosure is to a parent of a student at an institution of postsecondary education regarding the student’s violation of any Federal, State, or local law, or of any rule or policy of the institution, governing the use or possession of alcohol or a controlled substance if—
(A) The institution determines that the student has committed a disciplinary violation with respect to that use or possession; and
(B) The student is under the age of 21 at the time of the disclosure to the parent.