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Prepare to make it in your profession from your first freshman immersion trip through your junior professional year - and beyond. Find success and friendship at SNC Tahoe.

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Live surrounded by mountain beauty. Learn from the talented Tahoe community it attracts. Come to an admissions event, or schedule a visit today.

Lake Tahoe – The Most Challenging and Beautiful Learning Environment in the World.

At the Sierra Nevada College of Entrepreneurial Leadership, if you are qualified for one of the 500 seats available at our university you will have access to faculty and mentors that have found success in their field and call Tahoe home.

Find your future @ Sierra Nevada University

I was born and raised in Santa Cruz, California thinking of myself as a “snowflake in the sand”. When I started snowboard competition at 10, I competed against boys because there weren’t enough girls. I love snowboarding and people, so I could not have picked a better school.

Marissa Hushaw

Class of 2018
Majors: Global Business Management, Ski Business and Resort Management

Lake Tahoe – The Most Challenging and Beautiful Learning Environment in the World.

At the Sierra Nevada College of Entrepreneurial Leadership, if you are qualified for one of the 500 seats available at our university you will have access to faculty and mentors that have found success in their field and call Tahoe home.

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Happy Friday, Eagles! 🦅 Hope you all enjoyed th Happy Friday, Eagles! 🦅 Hope you all enjoyed the first week of virtual courses. 🤓
Share with us what your weekends & free time consist of! Comment below or tag us in your posts @sierranevadauniversity #snutahoe
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Checking in on everyone. How are you doing? 🧠 H Checking in on everyone. How are you doing? 🧠 How are the first week of virtual classes going? 💻 
Don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns, Eagles. We enjoy our community here at SNU and want to keep it as strong as possible through these crazy times. 🦅 
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During this time, we understand that the decision During this time, we understand that the decision of committing to a university can be stressful. However, there is still time to secure your spot as a future Eagle! 🦅 Head over to @snutahoeadmissions for more information. Thanks to our admissions team for sharing! 👏🏻 #snutahoe #snutahoeadmissions #sierranevadauniversity
Glad to see our Eagles getting out for fresh air ( Glad to see our Eagles getting out for fresh air (and turns) during our extended spring break 🦅❄️ @cole.gate2.0 @snutahoeeagles @snufreeski We’re very excited for virtual classes to start up tomorrow! How are you feeling about this transition, Eagles - excited, nervous, stoked? Let us know. We hope to continue to create a sense of community during this time of uncertainty in the world. If there’s anything you need during this time of isolation, don’t hesitate to reach out. We are here for you! 🦅 #snutahoe #snufreeski #sierranevadauniversity
MFA student, Kelly Vicars ( @kelly__sinclair ) cur MFA student, Kelly Vicars ( @kelly__sinclair ) current project involves her capturing images of landscape and it’s reflections from a hand-made black mirror! 👁 For more information and pictures head over to @snu.mfaia #snumfaia #snutahoe #sierranevadauniversity