All new graduate students are required to attend orientation.
Please see below for the tentative schedule. Please note that the International Student Orientation takes place on TBD.
Grad Rebel Time
- Student Recreation & Wellness Center Tour | Please reserve your spot
10:45 a.m. & 11:45 a.m. (RWC)
- Lied Library Tour | Please reserve your spot
11 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. (Lied Library)
- Graduate Assistant Open House | Please RSVP
11 a.m.–12 p.m. (FDH 344)
- Meet Your Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA) Executive Board | Please RSVP
12 p.m.–1 p.m. (Lied Library, Room 2141)
- Get Your Rebelcard
You will need to get your Rebelcard student ID to access important resources including the UNLV Library's online resources. On Friday, January 18, 2019, the Rebelcard office will be open from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. If you would like to get your Rebelcard on another day, please check their website for hours of operation before heading to campus, as Rebelcard office hours vary.
MANDATORY NEW GRADUATE STUDENT ORIENTATION (Student Union Ballroom B & C)
The New Graduate Student Orientation will provide important information to ease the transition into graduate study at UNLV. Graduate College staff will discuss policies and procedures and address issues and concerns that new graduate students may face.
Scholarship Giveaway: The Graduate College will give away two $1,000 access scholarships to newly admitted students who RSVP and attend the Student Information Session. Two names will be drawn from the list of RSVPs. Recipients must be present to win, must enroll in six graduate credits in both the Spring 2019 and Fall 2019 semesters, and must have completed a FAFSA. There will be several gift drawings throughout this event.
To RSVP for New Graduate Student Orientation, log in to your MyUNLV page, go to your Student Center, and navigate to your Communication Center on the right of the page. Please note that if your department has an orientation, you should plan to attend this Graduate College orientation, too, as different material will be covered.
New Graduate Student Welcome Mixer and Campus Resource Fair
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM
Please join us for a reception for our incoming graduate students. Light refreshments will be provided. You will also have the opportunity to talk with important campus partners.