Reno Campus Services

Medical Student Handbook: Student Services


The Nevada Wolf Shop is located on the first and second floors of the Joe Crowley Student Union. The store stocks required and supplemental textbooks, general titles, school supplies, gifts, clothing, calculators, computers, and Clinique cosmetic products. There is also a convenience store attached to the first floor of the bookstore.

Campus Dining

There are various food and dining choices on campus. For more information, please visit Residential Life: Food and Dining.


The Child and Family Research Center, in cooperation with the Department of Human Development and Family Studies, is a research, teaching and service facility involving children from six weeks through six years of age. Students, residents, faculty and classified staff from across campus use the center for child and family research, utilize the observation facilities, and child care. Approximately 150 children and their families are enrolled per semester. Information may be obtained by contacting the Child and Family Research Center at (775) 784-6762.

Joe Crowley Student Union

The Joe Crowley Student Union is a 167,000-square-foot, environmentally friendly facility centrally located near Lawlor Events Center, Mackay Stadium and the Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center. The Student Union offers numerous services, amenities and gathering places.

Associated Students of The University of Nevada, Reno (ASUN)

ASUN offers various services to students, including accounting, advertising, campus escort, inkblot marketing, and legal information and referral.

Office of Student Advocacy

The Office of Student Conduct was established to facilitate open and honest communication between students and the University by providing free and confidential peer support and advocacy, advice and assistance to individuals involved in disputes with UNR.

Information and Technology

Access to many online library resources requires a NETID. All students and residents are assigned a NETID through the IT Department upon matriculation. Questions regarding your NETID logon should be addressed to: Robert Boyd, Help Desk Manager: (775) 682-7305;

Technology Support

The Information Technologies Department provides support for computing needs including email, network connectivity, virus protection, software installation, and general troubleshooting. For additional information contact: Robert Boyd, Help Desk Manager, at (775) 682-7305, or the Help Desk site.

Campus Escort Service

This service is available from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. seven days a week during the fall and spring semesters, excluding winter and spring breaks. Questions should be directed to (775) 742-6808.

The Campus Escort Service offers free, safe rides to students, faculty, staff, and visitors UNR. The program provides safe transportation to people on campus after normal business hours and to maintain a safe campus. Rides are available to any location on the UNR campus as well as to the immediate vicinity within a two-mile radius as long as the pick-up or drop off location is a campus property. NOTE: Hours are subject to change.