|Date of birth:||April 28, 1992|
|Place of birth:||San Francisco, California|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||208 lb (94 kg)|
|High school:||Westlake Village (CA) Oaks Christian|
Montana attended De La Salle High School in Concord, California before transferring to Oaks Christian School in Westlake Village, California prior to his junior year. As a senior, he threw for 2,636 yards and 34 touchdowns.
Montana committed to the University of Washington in 2009. As a true freshman in 2010 he was redshirted. In 2011 he completed 24 of 42 passes for 226 yards with three touchdowns and two interceptions. He made one start completing 11 of 21 passes for 79 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. Prior the 2012 season he transferred to Mt. San Antonio College. He was the team's starting quarterback, completing 203 of 321 passes for 4,652 yards with 36 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. In 2013 he transferred to Tulane University. Prior to the season, he was named the team's starting quarterback.[needs update]
- Oaks Christian adds Joe Montana's son to roster
- "Quarterback Nick Montana commits to UW". The Seattle Times. June 10, 2009.
- "Huskies QB Nick Montana's first start ends in disappointment". The Seattle Times. November 19, 2011.
- "Ex-Washington Huskies QB Nick Montana to attend Mt. San Antonio College in California". ESPN.com.
- Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY Sports (December 17, 2012). "Joe Montana's son (yes, he's a QB) transfers to Tulane". USA TODAY.
- "Tulane coach Curtis Johnson tabs Nick Montana as starting quarterback". NOLA.com.
- "Nick Montana knows how to deal with pressure of being a Hall of Famer's son". NOLA.com.