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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. Now eight, she's throwing out the first pitch at every Major League Baseball field! Find out more and follow her "Journey to 30."

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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’s Team Las Vegas took first place for Innovation and second place for Engineering and Architecture in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Competition.

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



News Center Stories

In the News

Regional Flood Control District
Aug. 14, 2018

Partnership with UNLV School of Engineering, new public safety campaign, and 2018 press conference.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
Jul. 31, 2018

There's a potential new, modern way to utilize one of the nation's greatest engineering feats. Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel of the 20th century made of concrete and steel continues to generate a significant amount of energy to power the southwest, but it may eventually serve another purpose.

KSNV-TV: News 3
Jul. 31, 2018

The Hoover Dam was a 20th Century marvel but engineers say it is time for the dam to hit its full potential.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
Jul. 17, 2018

UNLV awarded GenCyber Camp grant from the National Security Agency and National Science Foundation.

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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.