College Events

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Writers in the Woods

Writers in the Woods

Intimate readings and workshops with acclaimed authors.

An art gallery exhibition at Sierra Nevada University


Four gallery spaces showcase progressive emerging artists.

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Event Calendar

See everything that’s going on.

Keep Learning

Learn from passionate teachers in a stimulating setting.

scenic Lake Tahoe

Summer Art Workshops

2 and 5 day workshops with renowned artists in (almost) every medium.

the Sierra Nevada University choir in concert

Workshops & Classes

Join the chorus; throw a pot; learn wilderness rescue.

Professor Dan Obryan engages his students during class

Come to Class

Audit undergraduate classes with available space for a modest charge.

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Community Resources

for Younger Students

Get a head start: college classes for college credit.

Free tutoring during the academic terms. Walk-in hours.

Scholarships reserved for academically qualified Nevada residents.


Use public computers; connect to the internet; check out books.

Environmental programs and tours of the LEED Platinum certified facility.

Facilities for education and business conferences, workshops, and retreats.

Hold your meeting on our campus.

Put Us to Work

List a job opening on the online Student Jobs Board

Use our students’ creativity and skills at your local business or non-profit.

See what our students have done for area non-profits.

SNU Tahoe News

graduates in their mortar boards can be seen below academic banners at the 2019 Sierra Nevada College Commencement

2020 Academic Awards


The Sierra Nevada University Academic Awards recognize, celebrate and honor our graduating students for their academic excellence, their entrepreneurial spirit, and their commitment to our core themes. . . READ MORE

SNU 2020 valedictorian Alisa Robinson B.A. in Psychology

2020 Valedictorian Alisa Robinson


My experience at SNU has taught me to think bigger, anticipate changes, listen, take risks, and most importantly to take advantage of opportunities. . . READ MORE

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COVID-19 Update at SNU


Get the most current information on how SNU is educating our students while protecting the health of our community. . . READ MORE