About Reno

About the School of Medicine

Downtown Reno skyline.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine in the Biggest Little City

Nevada's statewide public medical school is proud to have significant resources for education, research, patient care and community involvement in Reno, Las Vegas and rural communities, but the school has its origins in Reno, known as the Biggest Little City in the World. With a population of more than 233,000, Reno is northern Nevada's largest city, yet one that offers a laid-back outdoorsy lifestyle garnished with generous portions of the arts, culture, history, entertainment and dining. For those who seek education or career opportunities in medicine, the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and Reno offer an exciting place to start the adventure.