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Apply now for UNR Bootcamps for Academic Success!

 
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Apply now for UNR Bootcamps for Academic Success!
by Kate De Jesus - Monday, May 11, 2015, 12:21 PM
 

Get A Head Start On College!

NEVADAFIT is happening August 16-20, 2015.

University of Nevada, Reno NEVADAFIT

Bootcamps for Academic Success

The program costs $350. Additional fee for students moving into Residence Halls will apply.

Scholarships are available based on financial need.

What is NEVADAFIT?

Short for “freshman intensive transition,”

NEVADAFIT is a five-day academic program designed to increase success for incoming college students. The program offers a glimpse into the University’s rigorous academic expectations and college life prior to the start of the semester.

NEVADAFIT participants will:

  • Get a jump start on required course content
  • Attend lectures from the faculty who teach first-year courses
  • Get hands-on, interactive experiences
  • Develop and hone critical skills necessary to be successful in college (i.e. time management, note taking, test taking, and reading complex material)
  •  Meet faculty, staff and current students in your major

NEVADA FIT is available for students with the following declared majors:

  • · Atmospheric Sciences
  • · Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • · Biology
  • · Biotechnology
  • · Chemical Engineering
  • · Chemistry
  • · Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • · Community Health Sciences
  • · Computer Science & Engineering
  • · Education
  • · Electrical Engineering
  • · Engineering Physics
  • · Geological Engineering
  • · Geology
  • · Geophysics
  • · Human Development & Family Studies
  • · Hydrogeology
  • · Journalism
  • · Materials Science & Engineering
  • · Mathematics
  • · Mechanical Engineering
  • · Metallurgical Engineering
  • · Mining Engineering
  • · Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
  • · Neuroscience
  • · Nursing
  • · Nutrition
  • · Physics
  • · Psychology
  • · Veterinary Science
  • · Pre-Business (planning to major in):
  • - Accounting
  • - Accounting/Information Systems
  • - Information Systems
  • - Economics
  • - Finance
  • - General Business
  • - International Business
  • - Management
  • - Marketing

NEVADAFIT is a selective program for admitted University

students. Students must submit applications online to

express interest in attending the program. The application

period will close June 1. Those selected to participate in the

program will be notified shortly thereafter.

For more information or to apply go to: unr.edu/nevadafit