Announcements

  • Feb. 25, 2021
      Over the past year, many of us have suffered the loss of a loved one, family member, friend or colleague. Some of us may have experienced multiple losses, either from COVID-19 or from other causes, yet the pandemic has changed how we grieve and commemorate the lives of those we’ve lost. Social distancing, stay-at-home orders and limits on in-person gatherings have prevented us from being...
  • Feb. 23, 2021
    Dear Students, As we near the one-year mark since the COVID-19 pandemic forced UNLV to shift many of its operations to remote delivery – including most courses and student services – we wanted to recognize you for the grit, determination and commitment you’ve shown and that you continue to demonstrate. We hope that you will look back on this time and feel great pride in overcoming the most...
  • Feb. 23, 2021
    Dear Colleagues, It has been nearly one year since UNLV moved to virtual educational delivery due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Throughout the last year, you have become the constant and steady guide and support for our students and each other as we navigated these circumstances together. We cannot thank you enough for your dedication, creativity and agility as we continue to fulfill our educational...
  • Jan. 29, 2021
      Dear Campus Community, As we head into the third week of the semester, we are hearing increasing reports of new strains of the coronavirus that are highly transmissible. One variant from the United Kingdom has already been detected in 26 states, including Nevada. Another from South Africa also was recently detected in the U.S. for the first time. Although we are seeing a reduction in...
  • Jan. 22, 2021
      Dear University of Nevada, 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 Maryland Parkway campus on January 20, 2021, and was confirmed as positive for COVID-19 on this date as well. The individual is recovering and is following protocols...
  • Jan. 19, 2021
    Dear University of Nevada, 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 January 16, 2021, and was confirmed as positive for COVID-19 on this date as well. The individual is recovering and is following protocols set by state health...
  • Jan. 15, 2021
    Dear University Community, As you are aware the Southern Nevada NSHE institutions are partnering to vaccinate individuals who are working in frontline roles in health care, public safety, law enforcement, public health and emergency first response, both within NSHE institutions and in the broader community. Since we began this effort on, Monday, Jan. 11, more than 2,000 people have received...
  • Jan. 13, 2021
    Dear Campus Community, Welcome to spring 2021. The start of the semester is just a few days away. Unfortunately, transmission rates of COVID-19 remain alarmingly high, and Gov. Steve Sisolak's "pause" remains in effect. This past week, COVID-19 deaths in Nevada hit record numbers. This means we must remain vigilant, operating with reduced on-campus presence to the extent feasible for the...
  • Jan. 7, 2021
    Dear University Community, Happy New Year and welcome back to many of our staff and faculty members as we prepare for the spring semester. As you are aware, Nevada has begun its COVID-19 vaccination effort and is currently inoculating residents in Tier 1 of the Vaccination Program Playbook and CDC guidelines. Tier 1 includes individuals who work in health care fields, live in long-term care...
  • Nov. 25, 2020
    Dear Students, We are reaching out with further adjustments to university operations and courses. In line with directives from Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak and Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Melody Rose, UNLV is implementing the measures below. Building closures beginning at 5 p.m. today through Sunday, Jan. 10: Student Recreation Center Student Union Health services...
  • Nov. 25, 2020
    Dear Colleagues, We are reaching out with further adjustments to help reduce COVID-19 transmission in our university and surrounding community. In line with directives from Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak and Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Melody Rose, UNLV is implementing the measures below. Building closures beginning at 5 p.m. today through Sunday, Jan. 10: Student...
  • Nov. 24, 2020
    Dear University Community, As the Thanksgiving holiday break nears, we wanted to express our gratitude for all you have done to maintain a safe environment and reduce the rates of COVID-19 at UNLV. Each one of you has played a part in keeping each other safe and well, and your actions have made a significant difference during these challenging times. Following the stay-at-home recommendation...