Announcements

  • Mar. 5, 2020
    Dear Campus Community, The Southern Nevada Health District this morning announced the first presumptive case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in a Clark County resident. The patient is a male in his 50s who is hospitalized and currently in airborne isolation. The patient reported a recent travel history to Washington state, where community spread of the virus is being reported, and Texas,...
  • Mar. 2, 2020
    Dear UNLV Student, As spring break approaches, we are writing to provide an update regarding the coronavirus outbreak and to share additional guidance on international travel. If you are planning personal travel to an international destination, be aware you may face unpredictable circumstances, travel restrictions, challenges returning home or accessing healthcare while abroad. We urge you to...
  • Feb. 28, 2020
    Dear UNLV community: As you are aware, the university continues to closely monitor all available information and announcements about the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). UNLV is aware of the concern and anxiety that is being felt on our campuses, in our community, and worldwide. I would like to reassure you that leadership and key stakeholders have been meeting on response strategies since the...
  • Feb. 26, 2020
    Dear campus community, We understand people are concerned about Coronavirus Disease 2019, also known as COVID-19. Currently, there are no confirmed cases in Nevada, and no COVID-19-related deaths have been reported in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Southern Nevada Health District. The university is continually adapting our response...
  • Jan. 31, 2020
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) Coronavirus that was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. There have been hundreds of confirmed cases reported by Chinese health officials, and these cases are continuing to expand in several countries, including Taiwan, Japan, Thailand, and...