Three students taking a selfie on a campus balcony, with the Las Vegas Strip in the background.

Our Campus

Located minutes away from the Las Vegas Strip, and just a short drive from numerous attractions, our 350+ acre campus is at the heart of this thriving city

Our Campus

Students taking a walking tour of campus.

Campus Visits

Come visit and tour UNLV’s beautiful campus and state-of-the-art facilities. You will hear a little campus history while learning more about the student experience, campus life, and academic departments.

Life on Campus

Life on campus has its benefits – from quick access to all your personal needs to independent living with a built-in support system. Choose UNLV and make us your home away from home.

Girl riding her bike on campus.

"My favorite place to hang out on campus is the Student Union because every Monday morning when I'm struggling to make it to my early morning classes, I always see someone I know in the SU which brightens my day!"

Kenya, kinesiology major

Landscape and Landmarks

Our more than 350-acre physical campus doesn't disappoint. A designated arboretum, our campus offers lush landscaping and exotic gardens. Find out more about the people and landmarks that make our campus unique.

Illustration of Nevada Southern Telethon
Houssels House, named for casino executive J. Kell Houssels, was originally built in downtown Las Vegas.The Houssels family donated the home, along with $20,000 to cover the expenses of moving the home to the UNLV campus.
The demolition of the Dunes casino
Rendering of the performing arts center

More About Our Campus

Las Vegas
Community Garden
Judy Bayley Theatre

"The best study spot on campus is on top of Wright Hall. They have tables and umbrellas set up to give you some nice shade, plus it has one of the best views of campus."

Ki Ana, pre-athletic training and kinesiology major