Northern Nevada Correctional Center



Northern Nevada Correctional Center

Northern Nevada Correctional Center

Northern Nevada Correctional Center is located in Carson City Nevada.  It is a medium custody prison that can house 1,619 inmates.  Offenders are housed in one of ten housing units and can receive on-site medical and mental health treatment.  Northern Nevada Correctional Center is part of the prison industries program that manufactures a variety of products in an upholstery shop, paint shop, wood shop, and metal shop.  Offenders who work in these shops can earn a menial wage while incarcerated.

Offenders at Northern Nevada Correctional Center can participate in the OASIS substance abuse treatment which is an intensive 9-12 month program.  Inmates can also receive vocational training in automotive repair, dry cleaning and computer technology.  Additionally, offenders can earn a GED, learn to read, and take college classes offered through Western Nevada Community College.

Visiting Hours at Northern Nevada Correctional Center:

Anyone wishing to visit an inmate at Northern Nevada Correctional Center is required to fill out a visitors application and have it approved before they can visit.  Visits are restricted to three hours in duration if overcrowding occurs.

  • General Population inmates have visiting on Fridays and Saturdays from 8am-2pm.  Visitors must sign in prior to 8am for the morning visit and by 12pm for the afternoon visit.  You can arrive at the facility as early as 7:30am.
  • Stewart Conservation Camp has visiting on Sundays 8am-2pm, visitors must sign in by 8am for the morning visit and 12pm for the afternoon visit.
  • Units 7A, 7B, and 8B have visiting by appointment only on Mondays from 11am-2pm.  Visitors must register and sign in by 10:45am.
  • Unit 8A has visiting by appointment only on Mondays from 11am-2pm, visitors must sign in before 10:45am.

Physical Address:

Northern Nevada Correctional Center
1721 E. Snyder Ave.
Carson City, Nevada 89701



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Northern Nevada Correctional Center
P.O. Box 7000
Carson City, Nevada 89702