The Northern Nevada International Center (NNIC) is located south of the main entrance to the beautiful campus of the University of Nevada, Reno and is a non-profit organization serving Nevada’s educational and international oriented communities.

NNIC’s main objective is to foster better understanding between people through our public diplomacy programs, our language and culture projects and foreign policy forums. We serve as a resource for local residents as well as visitors interested in international activities and events. Our key programs include organizing programs for international visitors through the U.S. Department of State and other federal agencies; providing interpretation and translation services in over 60 languages; and organizing educational events and activities for the university and general community.

We host international visitors, students, scholars and professional from the following exchange programs:

International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)

U.S. Department of State Fulbright Student Program

U.S. Department of State Fulbright Scholar Program

U.S. Department of of State Fulbright Language Teaching Assistantship Program

U.S. Department of State Legislative Fellows Program

U.S. Department of State Open World Program IREX Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA)


Feel free to explore our site by using the horizontal menu above, to learn more about the many interesting and diverse activities we develop here at the Northern Nevada International Center!

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