Fall 2016
Facts and Figures

synapse: University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine

The Class of 2020.

New Students

The Class of 2020 recites their oath at the White Coat Ceremony. Photo by James Rutter.

Introducing the Class of 2020

The School of Medicine welcomed the incoming Class of 2020 at its White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 12, 2016 at the Joe Crowley Student Union on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. The ceremony is the formal conclusion to orientation week and Family Day. This class is the first to have the option to complete all four years of medical school in northern Nevada.

Total Number of Verified AMCAS Applications Received 1,070

Total Matriculants 70

Languages Spoken 21

Age Range 20-34

Average Age 24

University of Nevada, Reno Undergrads 22%

University of Nevada, Las Vegas Undergrads 16%

From Washoe County 28%

From Clark County 41%

From Rural Nevada 6%