Announcements

  • Jul. 6, 2021
      As of June 1, Clark County government rescinded its COVID mitigation and enforcement plan. Capacity limits have been restored to pre-pandemic levels and social distancing protocols are no longer required.   UNLV will resume routine in-person events without approval beyond the unit level. However, the university will continue to require major event organizers to submit in...
  • Jun. 30, 2021
    Hello colleagues, We all know that 2020 was a challenging year. Now, the widespread availability of vaccines has brought a sense of optimism in dealing with the pandemic. We’re about to embark on a better normal and will work to make our campus come alive as we prepare for the fall semester. While this is an exciting time, it is also an uncertain time, which can provoke anxiety for some. ...
  • Jun. 29, 2021
    UNLV students and faculty, staff, and their dependents who are 18 years old and older can make appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations at the Student Health Center (SHC) and Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center. For more information and to make an appointment, students may call the SHC at (702) 895-3370, and faculty, staff, and dependents may call the FAST Center at (702)...
  • Jun. 23, 2021
    Dear University Community, I want to thank you for your patience and commitment over the last 16 months as we primarily worked remotely to maintain operations at UNLV during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been a monumental undertaking, and I am grateful for everyone’s continued dedication during this time, and all your hard work. As we approach July 1, I understand the uncertainty...
  • Jun. 23, 2021
    The COVID-19 vaccination site in the Student Union will close on June 24. The clinic, staffed by students, faculty, and staff from the UNLV School of Medicine and School of Nursing, has administered more than 127,000 doses since it opened in January 2021. Appointments are available online for Thursday between 8 and 10 a.m. UNLV students, faculty, staff, and their dependents who are 18 years...
  • May. 24, 2021
    UNLV will offer first doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, approved for individuals 12 years old and older, from May 26-28. Second doses will be scheduled in June for individuals who receive their first dose at UNLV. Individuals under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. UNLV is also offering the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, which are approved for...
  • May. 20, 2021
    Dear University Community, We are reaching out to share important updates related to COVID-19. The Nevada System of Higher Education has adopted the CDC’s guidance, issued last week, permitting people who are fully vaccinated to stop wearing masks in most environments. The guidance has been adopted by Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak and the Clark County Board of...
  • May. 7, 2021
    The COVID-19 vaccination site in the UNLV Student Union is extending operations to continue offering first doses to everyone 18 years old and older and will evaluate ongoing operations based on demand. UNLV will continue administering the Moderna vaccine and will offer limited Johnson & Johnson/Janssen vaccines beginning Monday, May 10. Individuals will choose which vaccine they would...
  • Apr. 29, 2021
    Dear University Community, The COVID-19 vaccination site at UNLV is beginning to wind down its operations as we see a decline in demand across our community. The site has been a tremendous asset to the university and Southern Nevada, administering more than 110,...
  • Mar. 31, 2021
    Dear UNLV Students and Recent Graduates, UNLV staff and faculty volunteers are continuing to plan our in-person commencement ceremonies in May at Sam Boyd Stadium for UNLV’s 2020 and Spring 2021 graduates. Our goal is to remain as safe as possible while...
  • Mar. 29, 2021
    Dear Colleagues, It has been an eventful few weeks for our university, the Las Vegas community, and our state as we make strides toward a new version of normalcy. Students in the Clark County School District have started to return to traditional classroom...
  • Mar. 29, 2021
    Dear Students, The last year has been full of challenges and it feels like a significant triumph to be planning for a return to some normalcy. We’re actively engaged in planning our in-person commencement ceremonies in May and for predominantly in-person classes...