Welcome

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

Learn more about the office

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

nurse administers shot to woman
Feb. 23, 2021

From Medicine to Nursing to Public Health, UNLV students are front-and-center in COVID-19 innoculation effort.

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Jan. 26, 2021

UNLV’s early outreach coordinator promotes higher education to expand the college-going pipeline and build bridges between UNLV and the community. 

"UNLV School of Medicine" sign
Jan. 20, 2021

Volunteer efforts by hundreds of Southern Nevada physicians enhance the medical training of UNLV students.

Professor Ashkan Salamat in his lab at UNLV
Dec. 29, 2020

A yearlong collection of UNLV faculty making the news for their discoveries and contributions to the community.

Bags of holiday toys
Dec. 24, 2020

Contactless toy drive nets more than 600 gifts for local youth with Boys & Girls Clubs.

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