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UNLV has created one of the most affirmative and dynamic academic environments in the country. We pride ourselves in celebrating the diversity of our students, faculty and staff. We embrace core values of equity, and inclusion by listening to others with an open mind, and supporting each other in our differences.

Signature Events

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Minority-Serving Institution Student Success Summit

UNLV highlights its minority-serving mission through student stories, and spark talks, and presents innovative approaches to creating an equitable and inclusive learning environment.

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First-Generation Celebration Week

UNLV invites the campus community to join in recognizing and celebrating achievements by first-generation students, faculty and staff.

University Statements and Compliance

Learn about the University’s commitment and policies on diversity.

Events

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First-generation students
Black students at Commencement ceremony
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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

An inclusive workplace culture makes diversity work. We strive to provide a supportive, inclusive campus through administrative initiatives, resources, and committees.

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What's Happening

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Oct. 5, 2021

“We Need to Talk” series resumes in-person Nov. 3 with a focus on the Asian American community’s positive impact in Nevada and ways to combat anti-Asian hate.

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Sep. 21, 2021

Headline speaker Marcela Cuellar notes that student participation helps the university eliminate obstacles that stand in the way of academic success.

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Sep. 21, 2021

UNLV Mountain Club serves as a vehicle for student growth in an outdoor setting.

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