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Educate, Engage, Inspire, Innovate

We are committed to: creating hands-on experiential learning at all student levels; fostering an environment of innovation and high-impact research; engaging the community and collaborating internally and externally; and inspiring each other to continue learning and overcoming challenges.

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Hailey's Hand

UNLV created a 3D-printed hand for four-year old Hailey Dawson. On September 16 she completed her “Journey to 30”, throwing out the first pitch at every Major League Baseball field!

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Senior Design

A capstone of every engineering student’s academic experience, the Fred & Harriet Cox Senior Design Competition encourages students to use everything they have learned to plan, design and build a real-world solution to an engineering challenge.

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Solar Decathlon

UNLV is once again competing in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Competition, just one of 11 universities worldwide chosen to compete in 2020.

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Student Resources

We’re here to help! We encourage you to utilize all of the resources the College has to offer to help you be successful in your engineering academic career. We offer academic advising, tutoring labs, internship and career services, and more. For additional resources, please see our Student Resources page.

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Accomplishments

Experts

  • Dean, Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering
  • Associate Professor, Computer Science
  • Lincy Professor of Unmanned Aerial Systems

Announcements

Events

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In the News

Las Vegas Review Journal
Sep. 6, 2019

The NSHE Board of Regents Friday approved a proposal to allow Nevada State College to raise its GPA requirement for admission from 2.0 to 2.5.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
Jul. 31, 2019

A new and expensive arms race seems to be heating up. Billions of dollars have already been earmarked for the development of hypersonic systems, including offensive and defensive missiles.

The Nevada Independent
Jul. 9, 2019

Earlier this year, hackers brought the city of Baltimore to its knees. City employees were locked out of even the simplest systems, and email and phone systems were crippled as citizens were prevented from completing transactions such as paying a water bill.

Las Vegas Sun
Jun. 19, 2019

The construction of a solar plant that would send power to Nevada, Arizona and California is receiving pushback from some environmental groups.

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Your support will help us create hands-on experiential learning at all student levels; foster an environment of innovation and high-impact research; engage and collaborate with the community on meaningful projects; and inspire our students to continue learning and overcome whatever challenges they face. Find out all the different ways you can help.