RENO, NV - It's a special day on the quad. at the University of Nevada.
The second of two undergraduate ceremonies will take place and degrees will be handed out from programs of the Reynolds School of Journalism, College of Liberal Arts and College of Science.
During the University's Commencement ceremonies this year, 1,739 bachelor degrees and 512 advanced-degree certificates (master's and doctoral degrees and education specialist certificates), will be awarded.
The University of Nevada has seen a 23 percent increase in graduates since 2007 due to increased enrollment and improved graduation rates.