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Sierra Nevada University
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  • 4 Year
  • INCLINE VILLAGE, NV

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Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

editorial

SNU Tahoe is a private university located in Incline Village, Nevada in the Reno Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 259 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the SNU Tahoe acceptance rate is 50%. Popular majors include Psychology, Liberal Arts and Humanities, and Finance. Graduating 44% of students, SNU Tahoe alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $27,300.

About

999 TAHOE BLVD.
INCLINE VILLAGE, NV 89451
Athletic Division
Other
Athletic Conference
California Pacific Conference

Sierra Nevada University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

SNU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
50%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
910-1110
ACT Range
18-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$30,338 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$20,166 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
4:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
92%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 12 responses
82%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 17 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 17 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
259 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
15
Undergrads Over 25
18%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
39%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 6 responses
  • Adventurous people that love the outdoors.
    50%
  • Very active student, involved in snow sports.
    33%
  • ski bum
    17%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
91%
Poll
94%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 16 responses
Poll
37%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 19 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Tahoe
    36%
  • Mountain Town
    27%
  • Adventure
    18%
  • Expensive
    9%
  • Home away from home
    9%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
44%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
88%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 5 responses

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