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Student Success News

We are committed to student success and work together as a community to provide a premier student experience. We understand that attending college is a substantial investment of time, money, and effort so our model of student success is focused on creating engaging opportunities that appeal to your interests and individualized based upon your unique goals as a Rebel.

Current Student Success News

A student types on a computer
Campus News | October 5, 2022

Confused about the FAFSA process? Here are a few tips to help you get started.

Woman carrying young child into preschool
Campus News | April 7, 2022

UNLV secures a U.S. Department of Education grant to remove the school vs. family conundrum for student-parents.

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Campus News | April 6, 2022

Karen Violanti and her team work to give first-year students support and confidence as they transition to college.

Vladislav Zhitny sits at a computer.
People | March 18, 2022

Vladislav Zhitny, an emigrant from the Ukraine, has had 18 papers appear in a variety of publications.

Student researcher Citlally Lopez works in a chemistry lab
Research | March 7, 2022

Organic chemistry undergraduate Citlally Lopez strives to diversify science.

Student researcher Citlally Lopez works in a chemistry lab
Research | March 7, 2022

Estudiante universitaria de química orgánica Citlally aspira diversificar la ciencia.

Student Success In The News

Desert Companion
October 2, 2020

SHOWGIRLS IS BAD. This is close to a universally accepted truth. A lot has been written about how and why Paul Verhoeven’s 1995 stripper saga is bad. Some say it’s simply astoundingly bad; some argue its badness is a species of exotic camp worthy of cult-movie status; others make the case that the film is a satire whose badness is part of its stinging commentary.

Recent Student Success Accomplishments

January 4, 2022
Le Quanda Cole (Student Success) was selected as one of five National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students (NISTS) Transfer Champions in the nation—Rising Star Award Winners for 2022. Cole is the the UNLV/CSN Transfer Program director. NISTS recognizes exemplary transfer advocates who are influencing policies, practices, and programs to…