School of Allied Health Sciences

School of Allied Health Sciences' faculty and students make positive impacts and foster evolutionary changes in health care on local and national levels.


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What's Happening

Portrait Graham McGinnis
Mar. 12, 2018

Finding a way to merge his interest in sports and passion for science led this new faculty member to his career in kinesiology and exercise physiology.

UNLV campus
Jan. 26, 2018

Three faculty garner 2018 Barrick Scholar Awards for their extensive research achievements.

UNLV engineering students
Dec. 27, 2017

News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.

Alyssa Crittenden
Dec. 26, 2017

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.

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  • Admitted undergraduate students should schedule meetings with their advisors once or twice each semester to review needed classes, discuss schedules, and evaluate plans for timely graduations.

  • Students within the School of Allied Health Sciences have access to many laboratories in which to complete department-specific laboratory procedures or research studies.

  • The research opportunities available to students and faculty within the School of Allied Health Sciences enable discoveries that advance the field of health and health education.

  • These resources are commonly used by students, and include information on topics such as financial aid, admission information for undergraduate and graduate students, and an academic calendar.

  • The year-round UNLV Food Pantry provides non-perishable items to any students, classified staff, professional staff, and faculty who need additional food items. Initiated during 2010, the Food Pantry helps more than 150 people every two weeks.

  • Supporting the School of Allied Health Sciences and its departments enables the students within the college to develop, grow, and contribute to the campus and their communities.