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Mission Statement

UNLV’s diverse faculty, students, staff, and alumni promote community well-being and individual achievement through education, research, scholarship, creative activities, and clinical services. We stimulate economic development and diversification, foster a climate of innovation, promote health, and enrich the cultural vitality of the communities that we serve.

UNLV’s Core Themes

The core themes of UNLV, the objectives, and their indicators of achievement, express the mission of the university. The core themes describe in broad statements what UNLV plans to accomplish and reflect the values that are shared by faculty and staff. Evaluation of the metrics associated with the indicators of achievement will demonstrate how effectively UNLV is carrying out its mission.

  • Core Theme 1: Promote Student Learning and Success
  • Core Theme 2: Advance Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity
  • Core Theme 3: Foster a Diverse Campus Population and Engagement with the Community

More information is available on the UNLV NWCCU accreditation website.