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At Western Nevada College, we're here to help you meet your academic goals in a friendly, supportive campus environment. Western students enjoy strong academic programs, smaller classes, and knowledgeable professors who really care about them.

Whether you are a recent high school graduate or a returning adult student, and whether you want to prepare for a career, or move up in your current job, you'll find a path to success at Western.

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Latest News

New Students Can Apply Now to Attend WNC This Fall

Encourage your friends to take the first step toward a college degree by applying for the 2017 fall semester at WNC.

Registration for Summer, Fall Semesters Opens in April

New students can begin registering for fall 2017 on Monday, April 17 by using myWNC.

Make a Difference on Campus, Run for Student Government

Students interested in making a difference at WNC are encouraged to run for student government. Organize campus events, represent WNC, develop leadership skills and more.

Automotive Mechanics, Auto Body Repair Training Leads to Employment

Western Nevada College’s Automotive Mechanics/Automotive Auto Body departments offer individuals the training necessary to become employed by local repair shops.

WNC’s Seasoned Jump Start Program Adding to Success

Now in its third year, Western Nevada College’s Jump Start College has evolved into a highly successful, dynamic program that is providing a variety of higher education benefits to Nevada high school students.

Jump Start Perspectives: Parents Share Their Experiences

Parents who have had children in WNC’s Jump Start College for two years share their experiences with the dual-credit program in Q&A form.

Jump Start Perspectives: Students Talk About Their Participation

Jared Logan and Oakley Workman of Dayton High School provide insight into WNC’s Jump Start program.

Soccer Club Kicks Off Spring Season

Western Nevada College is ascending the West Coast Soccer Association standings. Participating in the NorCal men’s and women’s divisions, the Wildcats are more than holding their own during the 2017 spring club seasons.

Douglas County School District All In with WNC Jump Start Program

Students entering their junior or senior year at Douglas in 2017-18 will have the opportunity to receive dual credit through Western Nevada College’s Jump Start program.

Congratulations to Student Employee of Year Nominees

Seven students have been nominated for Western Nevada College Student Employee of the Year.