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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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Identity Groups

UNLV's faculty and staff are committed to creating an environment where students thrive as they prepare for fulfilling careers and lives.

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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.


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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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Jan. 21, 2021

Sustained recruitment efforts lead to increased diversity of students and faculty.

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Jan. 14, 2021

With a gaming-centered master’s degree newly in hand, UNLV Hospitality grad Margaret Simpson is bringing powerful leadership to her tribe’s Oregon casino.

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Dec. 3, 2020

This administrative assistant says the opportunity to help others inspires her.


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