Area high school seniors will visit campus to learn about Western Nevada College life during College Day on Friday, March 10, on the Carson campus.
Students will tour the campus, engage in student life activities and interact with faculty members. College Day is from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Students will receive a free lunch.
In its 2016 national survey of community colleges, WalletHub recognized WNC among the best in helping students reach their goals and ranked it in the top 19 percent overall. In 2014, Affordableschools.net ranked WNC eighth in its list of the country’s 30 Most Attractive Yet Affordable College Campuses. WNC graduated a record 556 students last spring.
Thirteen high schools plan to attend, including Carson, Sierra Lutheran, Pioneer, Silver State Charter, Churchill County, Smith Valley, Douglas, Aspire Academy, Dayton, Fernley, Oasis Academy, Virginia City, Silver Stage and Yerington.