Welcome to UNLV! Every semester the Graduate College hosts the New Graduate Student Orientation for our incoming Grad Rebels. Whether you are new to campus or an alumnus you will learn important information unique to graduate studies at UNLV. You will also have a wonderful opportunity to meet other graduate students and get even more insider tips on how to survive and thrive in your graduate studies!

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Fall Orientation Program

Event Title Description Date Time Location
New Graduate Student Orientation: Welcome Mixer On Fri., Aug. 26, the Graduate College and the Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA) will host a Welcome Mixer in the Student Union Ballroom from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Students will hear… Friday, August 26, 2022 (All day)
Various locations on campus
Graduate Student Open House On Monday, Aug. 29, the Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA) and the Graduate College will host an open house in the Graduate College where you can drop between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and… Monday, August 29, 2022 10:00am
Lied Graduate Commons located in the Lied Library - Room 2141 (second floor).

Beginning June 20, 2022, new graduate students will have access to the New Graduate Student Orientation modules in their WebCampus/Canvas account. To prepare for life as a Grad Rebel, new graduate students are required to log in, listen to and interact with the modules, and complete the assigned tasks. The information in the modules is important for new Grad Rebels to know to be successful in their graduate program.

How Do I Register for New Graduate Student Orientation?

Login to your MyUNLV page, go to your Student Center and RSVP through your Communication Center located on the right hand side of the page.

What Will I Learn at Orientation?

When you attend new graduate student orientation, you'll receive: