Giving Matters

Your gift to UNLV changes lives and strengthens our community.

“The scholarship took away a lot of stress of being a new dad and helped me focus more on school. I really don’t know how to express how grateful I am. I want to be a great physical therapist so that I can make a difference in other people’s lives.”

Bradley, Physical Therapy
A woman in the Student Union holding up a red sign that reads thank you.

UNLV Foundation

Private support for UNLV is an investment in the future. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that raises and manages private funds for the benefit of UNLV.

Millions of dollars in gifts made to the UNLV Foundation in Fiscal Year 2015
Privately funded four-year scholarships created for UNLV School of Medicine
Alumni and community members serve on university volunteer boards
Thousands of private gifts made to UNLV Foundation in the past year
Jazz studies student Gary Fowler singing into a microphone.

Who Paved Your Way?

Your support of UNLV is creating amazing opportunities for students, faculty, and community partners. Jazz studies student Gary Fowler expresses his gratitude in this original song.

Donor News

Oct. 3, 2016

David J. Morris' 'Evil Hours' is a gripping personal account of PTSD and its treatments, worthy of conversation for all of us.

Sep. 21, 2016

Roberts, UNLV’s associate vice president for development since 2010, will lead the university's fundraising and alumni relations programs.

Sep. 19, 2016

More than 10,000 donors contributed to UNLV in fiscal year 2016; two-year total of $150 million is most since conclusion of last capital campaign in 2009.