CAEO’s College Programs unit is dedicated to meeting you where you are and supporting you through your educational goals.
Our College Programs unit is made up of four programs that are intended to support income-eligible, first-generation, and students with disabilities to complete a bachelor's degree at UNLV. These programs include:
TRIO Student Support Services (SSS)
TRIO Ronald E. McNair Scholars
Title III AANAPISI
Participants in our programs graduate at higher rates compared to their counterparts at UNLV.
Students who have an arrest, criminal charge, or record of conviction can face impacts to their career and educational opportunities. The Rebel Rebound program provides guidance and support services to justice-impacted UNLV students to enhance the academic experience from orientation to graduation and beyond. The program also serves as a resource and point of contact.
The Title III Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISI) program provides grants and related assistance to Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-serving institutions. This enables such institutions to improve and expand their capacity to serve Asian Americans and Native American Pacific Islanders and low-income individuals.
The Ronald E. McNair Scholars Institute at UNLV encourages and prepares undergraduate students who are members of underrepresented groups to pursue doctoral studies. These efforts support the institute's commitment to diversifying the ranks of American faculty and research institutions.
The TRIO Student Support Services program assists college students with personal concerns, academic deficiencies, and financial difficulties that could impair their academic success. They also provide necessary tools for adjusting to college demands and help develop good study habits and decision-making skills that increase retention and graduation rates for college students.
CAEO offers the opportunity to conduct research under the guidance of UNLV faculty mentors to projects from Title III AANAPISI (Part A), Title III AANAPISI (Part F), and TRIO McNair Scholars Institute.
Request an in-person or virtual advising appointment by logging into the Rebel Success Hub or by contacting our office at 702-895-4777. You will need to use your ACE ID to log into the portal. Once in, select your Academic Coordinator to set your appointment.
Support student development through engaging research opportunities. Mentors help students gain insight into research at UNLV while also receiving the assistance of their mentee to advance the faculty's research agendas.
Our team can come and share information about our programs with your students. Students can expect to learn about the services each of our programs provide, how they can benefit from our programs, eligibility information, and information on how to apply.