Established in 1874, the University of Nevada-Reno offers a wide range diploma and degree programs to students. The university offers graduate and undergraduate programs in various subjects, including art, history, accounting, chemical engineering and construction sciences. It also offers courses in economics, environmental engineering, human resources management and political science. The university has a school of medicine that offers various academic programs that include pharmacology and biomedical engineering. It has a wide range of amenities that include a seismological laboratory, library and clinical laboratory. The university offers several sports activities for students that include swimming, basketball and volleyball. It is located in Reno, Nev.