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Rebels R.I.S.E.

Reflection. Involvement. Scholarship. Engagement.

Each fall semester, the UNLV Academic Advising community hosts the Rebels R.I.S.E. Event.

Rebels R.I.S.E. encourages UNLV students to rise above obstacles and uncertainty and reflect personally, increase their involvement on campus, seek scholarly activities and expand their engagement within the community.

One main focus of Rebels R.I.S.E. is to promote meaningful learning experiences for students during their sophomore year.


Rebels R.I.S.E. Scholarship

Rebels R.I.S.E. will be awarding multiple scholarships, giving students an opportunity to STUDY ABROAD! For more information about the scholarship, download the application.

*Applicants must be full-time students with a 2.75+ GPA. Applicants are required to attend the Rebels R.I.S.E. event.

Rebels R.I.S.E. 2014

Save the Date for Wednesday, Oct. 29 in the Student Union Ballroom. The 2014 Rebels R.I.S.E program will include the following:

  • UNLV Career Panel
    Various individuals will answer career related questions submitted by UNLV students.
  • Sophomore Pinning Ceremony
    Sophomores will be recognized for making it to their second year, and they will be encouraged to continue persisting at UNLV.
  • Resource Fair
    Various offices will have tables at the Resource Fair to answer questions students may have, and encourage students to get involved.
  • Food Drive
    In an effort to promote civic engagement, students will be encouraged to participate in a food drive to support the UNLV Cares Food Pantry. Food collection will take place upon entry to the event.

Check back soon to see who our featured speaker will be.

Events are hosted by UNLV Academic Advising in partnership with The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.

Rebel R.I.S.E. Scholarship Winners 2013

Student Name Class Standing Major Study Abroad Destination
Katie Randolph Junior Psychology Bangalore, India
Jason Kreitz Sophomore ICD-Asian Studies Osaka, Japan
Hugo Hernandez Junior Business/Political Science Kobe, Japan
Katelyn O'Hara  Sophomore Pre-Business Shanghai, China