NSHE Spotlight

NSHE COVID-19 Information Center

Ensuring that all NSHE students, faculty, employees, and visitors of any of NSHE’s eight institutions receive the best available information and practices regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19)

AB 450 / Community College Workforce Training and Programs Committee

The Community College Workforce Training and Programs Committee brings together key stakeholders from higher education and business leaders to learn how to better prepare Nevadans for the jobs of the future.

Sexual Misconduct Task Force

Created and passed into law through the signing of SB 347, the Task Force is made up of varying members of NSHE’s institutions, including representatives from NSHE’s universities and colleges, students, victim advocates, and researchers.

DACA & Undocumented Students

NSHE and its eight institutions remain committed to DACA and our colleagues throughout the country in urging Congress to find a permanent solution to maintain the residency status of DACA students.

NSHE by the Numbers

Fall 2021 Enrollment
Bachelor’s Degrees Awarded (2020-21)
2021 Graduation Rates 4yr Institutions
Associate Degrees Awarded (2020-21)
2021 Graduation Rates 2yr Institutions

The Nevada System of Higher Education, comprised of two doctoral-granting universities, a state college, four comprehensive community colleges and one environmental research institute, serves the educational and job training needs of Nevada.

NSHE provides educational opportunities to more than 107,600 students and is governed by the Nevada Board of Regents.