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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Carnegie Foundation Elective Community Engagement Classification Seal

UNLV is a proud recipient of the 2020 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, a national distinction honoring the university for its exemplary community engagement practices. UNLV was one of only 119 institutions to receive this classification in 2020.

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Ways to Engage

Virtually every unit, department, and group on the UNLV campus offers something for the community. Whether you are a nonprofit, government or business, an individual or family, a student, or faculty/staff, the opportunities to connect and collaborate abound.

Resources

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

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News

Nov. 3, 2020

UNLV's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute helps older adults identify new interests while fostering a sense of belonging in the community.

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Oct. 27, 2020

$1 million awarded to companies innovating solutions to challenges facing hospitality industry in UNLV-hosted competition.

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Oct. 9, 2020

UNLV political scientist Dan Lee examines America’s two-party system and how electoral rules benefit major party candidates on Election Day.

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Oct. 8, 2020

We're all mad at each other online all the time. Why, and what do we do about it?

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Oct. 5, 2020

New program, part of the National League of Cities, will help students with food, shelter, transportation, and other issues.

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