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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.

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First-generation students

Signature Events

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Hate Uncycled: What’s on your mind?

Join this series of campus conversations showcasing how UNLV and its students, faculty, staff and alumni are engaging with and responding to some of today’s most pressing issues.

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We Need to Talk: Conversations on Racism for a More Resilient Las Vegas

This virtual educational series will feature university and community experts discussing issues on race and seeking solutions for a more inclusive society.

University Statements and Compliance

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

Events

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We are U-N-L-V

Diversity Support

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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Apr. 6, 2021

Learning more about the heritage and cultures of our campus community.

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Mar. 29, 2021

Gathering materials that represent a diversity of cultures and backgrounds is a focus of this librarian.

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Mar. 26, 2021

Nontraditional student Vanessa McConnell forging a path to bring diversity to sports broadcasting.

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