Highlights

From creating community partnerships and advancing student achievement, to promoting research, scholarship, and creative activity, we work hard to achieve our goal of becoming a top 100 American research university. Check out our highlights to learn our impact.

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Red Rebel Vets shirt.
Resident Hall Door
Nursing students practice on a manikin
Two UNLV veterans shaking hands
Jazz studies professor Adam Schroeder poses with his saxophone.
Exterior of the William S. Boys School of Law
President Len Jessup with Jon Huntsman Sr. and Sen. Harry Reid
UNLV announced a $1 million gift in June from Jon Huntsman Sr. to establish the Harry Reid Endowed Chair for the History of the Intermountain West. To date, $2.2 million has been raised and recruitment for the position is set to begin. From left: Len Jessup, UNLV president; Sen. Harry Reid; Jon Huntsman, Sr.
Maria Gerardi works on a 3D-printed prosthetic hand.
Maria Gerardi works on a 3D-printed prosthetic hand.
Nasko Balaktchiev, Project Manager and Ashna Ayub, Mechanical Engineering Junior Work on 2017 Solar Decathlon House
Law school speaker at commencement.
Law school speaker at commencement.
Professor Michael Pravica, left, explains the physics of auto racing to Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch.
Professor Michael Pravica, left, explains the physics of auto racing to Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch.
Crowd of people.