Welcome

UNLV’s Office of Community Engagement seeks to support, facilitate, and promote collaboration, partnership, and engagement between the university and its many communities.

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Virtually every department, unit, and group on the UNLV campus is involved in community engagement in some way. Whether it’s a student organization that volunteers, research that helps solve a community problem, or a class that offers personal enrichment, opportunities abound for our campus to connect with the community.

Get Engaged

Members of the campus and the external communities are forming wonderful partnerships for the greater good. Find out about the many ways to connect and collaborate.

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Initiatives

UNLV’s Top Tier strategic planning effort identified Action Plans for the institution’s development of community partnerships and engagement. These action plans are guiding institutional goal setting in this area.

Resources

Learn about just a sampling of the places on campus that offer engagement opportunities.

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News

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Dec. 30, 2019

A collection of news stories from 2019 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.

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Dec. 26, 2019

A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2019.

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Dec. 23, 2019

UNLV, community organizations team up for free program to turn Christmas trees into mulch; more than 16,000 trees recycled in 2018.

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Dec. 18, 2019

Create, connect, and explore! Join the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art for a day of all-ages art exploration and hands-on creativity.

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Dec. 17, 2019

Doctoral candidate Jason Avedesian researches connection between concussions and lower body injuries.

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