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Graduate Studies

UNLV provides an outstanding environment for graduate study through our core values and guiding principles of excellence, equity, diversity, opportunity, and impact.

UNLV is dedicated to the highest quality academic experience, not only through course work, but also through research, creative activity, and professional development opportunities. Located in the heart of the vibrant and iconic city of Las Vegas, we support more than 4,000 graduate students who are actively engaged in more than 130 graduate certificate, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees.

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Graduate College News

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Jun. 16, 2022

Graff does double duty as a Graduate College coordinator for programs aimed at degree completion and as a Ph.D. candidate himself.

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Jun. 9, 2022

Alliance sets 2030 goal to double Hispanic doctoral students and increase number of Hispanic professors by 20%.

Professor Alyssa Crittenden
May. 20, 2022

Crittenden, a professor and graduate coordinator for UNLV's department of anthropology, will begin her new position on July 1.