About the University of Nevada, Reno Tartan
Your unique tartan pattern was created using our proprietary algorithm, which combines the year Nevada was founded - 1874 - with the geographic coordinates of its Reno campus - 39.545° N, 119.816° W.
The individual thread counts reveal your unique time and place in history using Nevada's official primary Blues. Nevada's heart, mind, and spirit are also expressed through these secondary colors:
- Blue for the heartbeat of your active, diverse community
- Gray for your focus on focus on experiential learning and high-impact research
- Silver for the pioneer spirit of your founders
Virtual Campus Visit
Click below to see how the algorithm's coordinates can take you on a virtual visit back to campus!
1 Minute Mentor
Our sister site, 1 Minute Mentor, provides students with guidance and wisdom from experienced alumni. We invite you to submit your responses to questions commonly asked by students, recent graduates, or first-time entrepreneurs. By sharing your story, you can help the next generation of alumni as they set out to change the world.