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UNR Study Abroad

UNR students abroad in USAC's San Sebastian, Spain program.

From San Sebastián to Shanghai, USAC has been sending the Wolf Pack family on life-changing study abroad journeys since 1982. As the trusted study abroad partner for the University of Nevada, Reno, USAC is dedicated to providing students with affordable, educational, enriching, and valuable international experiences.

Whether you're interested in studying abroad, or putting your skills to use with an internship in a foreign location, USAC has the Wolf Pack covered.

Affordable International Experiences

As a nonprofit organization, we believe all students should have the opportunity to study abroad. It's why we're committed to providing affordable experiences in more than 50 locations around the world. With options for just about every major, you'll be sure to find your perfect study abroad experience through USAC.

Career-Boosting Global Internships

Why settle for an average internship when you can add an exciting, impactful, and impressive global internship to your resume? Find internship opportunities in a variety of fields, including medicine, business, marketing, architecture, teaching, STEM, and more.

Chat with a USAC Representative

Whether you know exactly where you want to go, or don't have the slightest clue, be sure to take advantage of our free study abroad consultations. Contact one of our USAC representatives below to find the perfect program for you.

Belen Figueroa

Email Belen
UNR Program Advisor

Tylo Ward

Schedule an appointment with Tylo
Nevada University Relations Study Abroad Outreach & Scholarships Coordinator

USAC-UNR Advising Sessions

All UNR students are required to attend an advising session with their USAC-UNR Program Advisor, Belen Figueroa, as a part of their USAC Application. Advising sessions are available both virtually and in-person at the USAC Office in the Virginia Street Gym.

Only students who attend the entire advising session will be noted as having completed this requirement on their USAC Application. Most advising sessions run 30-45 minutes, depending on the number of students in attendance.

Event and Location Date, Time, and Registration

Virtual Advising
Teams Meeting

Registration required.

In-Person Advising
USAC Office, Virginia Street Gym

Registration not required. Advising begins promptly at the time scheduled below.

  • Tuesday, June 14 @ 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 21 @ 10:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday, June 29 @ 2:00 p.m.

Other USAC-UNR Events

Event and Location Date and Time Description

USAC Kookmin Information Session
Virtual Event

Monday, May 23, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Learn about our Kookmin program in Seoul, Korea directly from our partner at Kookmin University, Jeongwon Lee.

Register here

Meet and Greet with Kookmin University
USAC Office, Virginia Street Gym

Monday, May 23, 3-4 p.m.

This is a casual, informal way for students and staff to drop in and chat with our partner about the Kookmin program located in Seoul, and more generally about life in Korea.

There will be Korean tea and snacks to help get a taste of the culture, a button making station, and a fun cherry blossom background to take pictures with.

Group of students sitting on the wall of a bridge.

UNR Alumni Stories from the Blog

Read about some of the great experiences UNR alumni have had studying abroad with USAC and discover the possibilities that await you.

A large group of people posing together on a beach.

Experiencing a Different Hispanic Culture Than My Own

"A big part of why I wanted to study in Spain was because I wanted to live a Hispanic experience that was completely different from my own. Sure, in Mexico or Latin America I probably would have felt more comfortable in terms of culture shock, but I was craving something different from what I’d grown up with."

A large group of people posing together on a beach.

Where Are They Now? Catching Up With A USAC Gold Coast Alum

"Studying abroad allowed me to open my mind to different types of people and cultures. I now have friends all over the world and in the U.S. I believe it has made me a well-rounded person, and that helps me daily in my business as I interact with people."

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