Announcements

  • 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...
  • Mar. 19, 2021
    Dear University Community, I know it’s spring break but I wanted to share some exciting news with you. We all know how hard this past year has been because of COVID-19. We’ve had to adapt, persevere, and evolve. It takes a toll, but your commitment is making a difference. Slowly, over the next several months, we’ll begin a gradual transition back to some sense of normalcy as long as the...
  • Mar. 18, 2021
    Dear Students: I am pleased to inform you that UNLV will receive additional federal funding to help students who are negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. These latest awards are a part of the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) and are in addition to funding previously awarded. The funds are intended to offset COVID-19 impacts, including tuition, housing, books, supplies, and...
  • Mar. 18, 2021
    Dear University Community: We are thrilled to share updates on the vaccination process at UNLV and statewide. Gov. Steve Sisolak held a press conference last night to announce timing for the remainder of Nevadans to receive their COVID-19 vaccines. The governor announced that: Only retail pharmacies will begin offering vaccinations to those 16 years old and older with underlying medical...
  • Mar. 17, 2021
    Dear Colleagues, As we are planning our return to in-person work and instruction, faculty, staff, and student employees (including graduate assistants) who will be returning in the summer and fall are now eligible for vaccination appointments through NSHE. Appointments are currently available between 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday-Friday at the UNLV Student Union. You must register online...
  • 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...