Announcements

  • Oct. 15, 2021
    In collaboration with the UNLV Student Health Center and UNLV Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center, the School of Public Health will be offering free COVID-19 vaccines and flu shots during the 2021 Rebel Homecoming Festival on Wednesday, Oct. 20, from 5 pm to 9 pm. Come visit their booth in front of FDH for free swag, prizes, and resources.  Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19...
  • Sep. 30, 2021
    UNLV students, as well as faculty, staff and their dependents who are 12 years and older can make appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations at the Student Health Center (SHC) and Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center. The Student Wellness Center is located on the UNLV campus on the first floor of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center.  Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are...
  • Sep. 29, 2021
    The drive-thru COVID-19 testing and vaccination clinic in the parking lot of UNLV’s Stan Fulton building will close at 10:30 p.m. Sept. 30 and reopen at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 4, in the parking lot of the university’s Paradise Campus at 851 E. Tropicana Ave.  The clinic is open to all members of the community and offers free COVID-19 vaccines and PCR tests. Hours: Upon relocation...
  • Sep. 10, 2021
    Ask UNLV health professionals from the Student Health Center and special guest Dr. Daliah Wachs all your questions about COVID-19 and the variants, from infection prevention to vaccines, at College Student Health Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m Sept 14. UNLV students and staff who take advantage of the center's COVID-19 vaccine walk-in hours during the event will receive a $10 Starbucks gift...
  • Aug. 25, 2021
    The State Board of Health on Aug. 20 approved a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for NSHE students planning to enroll in the spring 2022 semester.  This does not affect fall 2021 enrollment.  Registration for spring 2022 courses begins Nov. 1.  Proof of vaccination will be required for enrollment in spring courses.  To complete your vaccination process by Nov. 1 with either...
  • Aug. 24, 2021
    Dear UNLV Community, As you are aware, COVID-19 is currently being transmitted in our Las Vegas community. Within the past 24 hours, UNLV has been informed that a member of the campus community has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). The individual was last on the Shadow Lane campus on August 19, 2021. The individual is recovering and is following protocols set by state health officials...
  • Aug. 20, 2021
    During an emergency meeting held Friday, Aug. 20, the Nevada State Board of Health unanimously approved a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for students in public colleges and universities. The measure is considered an emergency regulation amendment and requires state college and university students to provide proof of immunity to “certain communicable diseases, including COVID-19.” The new...
  • Aug. 18, 2021
    Dear Campus Community,  As you are aware, the State of Nevada is requiring all state employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or tested weekly at the employee's cost. The directive applies to all NSHE academic and administrative faculty, classified staff, contract employees, and student workers -- including graduate assistants.  Initially effective on August 15, the policy will now be...
  • Aug. 17, 2021
    Dear Students, In just a few days, we kick off fall 2021, and we are thrilled to see many more of you on campus, learning, exploring and sharing your journey with us. The recent surge of COVID-19 infections in our community has driven several changes just as the new semester begins. Thank you for your ongoing support and flexibility. It has been taxing, no doubt, to adjust so close to the first...
  • Aug. 9, 2021
    This week the UNLV health centers will offer walk-in hours for free COVID-19 vaccines. Walk-in hours at the Faculty and Staff Treatment (FAST) Center and the Student Health Center (SHC) are 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Aug. 11, and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 13.  Vaccines are available to students, as well as faculty, staff and their dependents. If you prefer to make an...
  • Aug. 6, 2021
    UNLV offers subsidies for internet service to students who do not have home internet access. These subsidies enhance savings through a new partnership with Cox Communications, which is offering students discounted rates for home internet access through the Cox Cares program. Although this semester has brought new challenges due to the ongoing pandemic, UNLV is working hard to find ways to...
  • Aug. 5, 2021
    Dear campus community, As we approach the 2021 Fall Semester, COVID-19 conditions continue to evolve in Southern Nevada and throughout the state. Based on our analysis of data from the pandemic to date, and with input from our own faculty experts, we anticipate a heightened risk of infection in the Las Vegas community during the next several weeks, probably beyond Labor Day. While this...