UNLV has been an integral part of the growth and prosperity of Southern Nevada. For more than 50 years, the university has helped improve the business, social, and cultural climate at the local, state, and regional level.

Jan. 19, 2017

Forget national politics — the director of UNLV's new urban leadership program says those working at the city level will be affecting the most change in the coming decade.

Dec. 9, 2016

Free classes by Boyd School of Law and Nevada Legal Services help community members navigate legal system for sealing court records.

Nov. 15, 2016

Program helps children ages 4 through 17 prepare for courtroom experience.

“UNLV also has so many opportunities for students to make an impact in the community and to get involved. I could participate in alternative breaks and service projects, plus I could join clubs and intramural sports, just to name a few. “

Michael, Kinesiology
UNLV’s Office of Community Engagement seeks to support, facilitate, and promote collaboration, partnership, and engagement between the university and its many constituent groups.
The Alumni Association is your gateway to the university and many volunteer opportunities.
The Alumni Association is your gateway to the university and many volunteer opportunities.
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UNLV is a clearinghouse for business leaders and entrepreneurs looking to start, grow, or expand their businesses. Whether you’re developing a business plan or you’re ready to launch your company, these UNLV centers and institutes can help.
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The UNLV Division of Educational Outreach is an integral part of the education, research, and service mission of UNLV.
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Support scholarships or give to the UNLV cause of your choice through the Foundation.
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The UNLV News Center features the people and programs that make UNLV a vibrant university and a critical resource for the Southern Nevada community.
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Located minutes away from the Las Vegas Strip and just a short drive from numerous attractions, UNLV's main campus is at the heart of this thriving city.