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.

Hailey’s Hand

UNLV created a 3D-printed hand for four-year old Hailey Dawson. Now eight, she’s throwing out the first pitch at every Major League Baseball field! Find out more and follow her “Journey to 30.”

Hailey with undergraduate student.

Departments & Programs

Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction
Computer Science
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Military Science/Army
Aerospace Studies & ROTC
Entertainment Engineering and Design
International Exchange Program
Mendenhall Innovation Program
Solar and Renewable Energy
Tech Commercialization
Unmanned Aircraft Systems
black train at a station.

What's Happening

A collage of images showing a snapshot of Hailey posing with a UNLV alumna as well as a close-up shot of a blue 3D printed hand held by a student in a red UNLV Engineering t-shirt.
Jul. 20, 2018

Hailey Dawson and her family have visited 21 ballparks (and counting) on her journey to throw out the first pitch for every MLB team.

man shaking hands
Jun. 14, 2018

Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.

Two students practice swordfighting
Jun. 14, 2018

From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.

sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun. 6, 2018

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.

Portrait Eakalak Khan
May. 14, 2018

A firm believer in perseverance, this engineering professor hopes to contribute to Nevada’s water conservation efforts.


In The News



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


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