Professional Staff Application Tips

Make the most out of your job search. Here are helpful tips and insight to help you navigate our employment process.

Use the electronic application to apply for jobs.

Computers are available for use outside of the UNLV employment office. If you are unable to apply electronically, call us at 702-895-3504 or email

Read the job announcement.

Please read the job announcement thoroughly before applying. Research what the job entails and make sure that you have the minimum qualifications.

Keep your user ID and password information in a safe place.

In Consensus, once you submit your materials, you can re-enter this site with your user ID and password and make changes or corrections to your information. You may use the same log-in information to apply for multiple positions.

Provide good contact information.

Provide the best phone number and email address that we can use to contact you concerning the status of your application.

Submit all required documents.

You must attach a cover letter, your resume/curriculum vitae, a list of references, and other documents (if requested). Attach each as a separate document. Required documents can be either Microsoft Word or Adobe Acrobat files. The file names must have either a .doc or a .pdf extension.