New Student Orientation (SNO)
Join the EAGLES with Experience, Adventure, Group Leadership, Environment, and Style. Core 123 immerses you in SNU Tahoe's transformative way to learn. Explore your interests and get the tools to shape your future Become part of a community like no other.
Start with a five-day Sierra Nevada Orientation (SNO) adventure - Base Camp, River Camp, or High Camp. Choose the adventure, in forest cabins, on the river, or in the mountains, that fits your style and interests. Take off on a student-led exploration of your new home, in the company of your fellow SNU students and peer mentors. Sow the seeds of relationships that will enrich your life through college and beyond.
Return to the Incline Village campus and dive in to the teaching and learning styles that give an SNU Tahoe education so much impact. Your first week of classes will immerse you in the core ideas that ground your education: entrepreneurship and business leadership, science and sustainability, and communications and creativity.