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Enrollment and Student Services News

Enrollment & Student Services promotes a results-oriented culture with a commitment to serving our university and community. We develop comprehensive programs, services, and solutions essential for impacting outreach, recruitment, enrollment, retention, and graduation of UNLV students.

Current Enrollment and Student Services News

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Campus News | April 6, 2021

Step 1: Don't panic. Step 2: Read these tips to complete verification.

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Campus News | August 20, 2020

Theatre and hospitality major Darian Fluker shares the value of getting an education in our iconic city.

People | July 23, 2020

This financial aid counselor is working on a master's degree in public administration to help further her UNLV career.

A silhouette of a UNLV graduate.
Business and Community | May 12, 2020

UNLV’s associate vice president of enrollment and student services provides tips for high school seniors as they transition to college.

A student poses in a boxing ring with "UNLV" letters drawn on the wall behind him.
Campus News | February 21, 2020

Enrique Nieto and a team of students are setting out to improve the health of the Las Vegas community.

A group of four people standing with mascot Hey Reb! holding a "Rebel Family" sign.
Campus News | July 19, 2019

Do you remember your first moments as a Rebel? Take a look back at some of the memories made at orientation this summer.

Enrollment and Student Services In The News

KNPR News
April 16, 2021

It’s that time of year when high school seniors start finalizing their plans for college. But this year’s class is facing some of the same uncertainties as they did in 2020.

El Tiempo
December 23, 2020

It may or may not be the “Fauci effect,” but Southern Nevada medical schools are seeing an increase in the number of applications for admission amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

El Tiempo
December 22, 2020

Sebastian Ajir went ahead with college this fall, even with all the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of his friends, however, were unable to stay the course.

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 19, 2020

Sebastian Ajir pushed ahead with college this fall, even with all the uncertainties of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of his friends, however, could not stay the course.

Las Vegas Sun
August 20, 2020

Prom, graduation, SAT testing—the global pandemic has disrupted all our usual rites of passage. And naturally, that has reverberated into the realm of college admissions. How do prospective students apply to their dream schools when they lack standardized test scores, completed semesters or extracurricular activities?

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
August 19, 2020

The move-in process at UNLV is usually a crowded affair. This year, things are different as the pandemic has affected education at every level.

Recent Enrollment and Student Services Accomplishments

March 4, 2021
Enrollment & Student Services and the Division of Integrated Marketing & Branding recently were awarded a Gold Award in the 36th Annual Educational Advertising Awards for the 2020-21 Undergraduate Viewbook and matching Total Recruitment Package. The judges recognized 14 institutions as "Best of Show" winners, including UNLV for the 2020-21...
February 26, 2020
Daniel Labrecque (Enterprise Application Services) has been recognized as a Star Presenter at this year's Higher Education User Group Alliance Conference, which will be held in Philadelphia next month. He was selected because of his excellent performance last year. His presentation this year will be "How to Stay on Schedule with Jobs and JobSets...
January 29, 2020
Andrew Thomas Reyes (Nursing), Christopher Kearney (Psychology), and Ross Bryant (Military and Veteran Services Center) published an article "Student Veterans’ Construction and Enactment of Resilience: A Constructivist Grounded Theory Study" and was considered as a top cited article for 2018-19 in the Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health...
January 27, 2020
The UNLV Military & Veteran Services Center (MVSC) recently hosted a Veterans Affairs (VA) education compliance survey specialist, who conducted a regular audit of VA benefit user files. No discrepancies were found and the auditor bestowed high praise for the team's orderly files and exceptional customer service. This is a testament not only...
June 22, 2018
Jennifer Bonilla (Registrar and Health Care Administration) has been appointed by Gov. Brian Sandoval to the Board of Directors of the Public Employees' Benefits Program. Her appointment to serve NSHE employees and other Nevadans will run from July 1, 2018, to June 20, 2022.
May 2, 2018
Philip Danquah (Environmental and Occupational Health) is this year's recipient of the prestigious Michelle Chino Dissertation Scholarship awarded by the School of Community Health Sciences. The award was presented at the school's honors recognition reception in April. He also works as a graduate assistant in the registrar's office.