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Current Planning and Construction News

Campus News | July 9, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.

top of campus building with solar panels, view of The Strip
Campus News | June 3, 2021

With solar panels installed on 14 buildings (and counting), UNLV's goal is to go beyond net-zero energy usage.

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Campus News | May 27, 2021

Minimizing UNLV's carbon footprint includes designing in features to encourage walking, biking, carpooling, and electric vehicle usage.

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Business and Community | November 4, 2020

With donor funding through the Nevada Health & Bioscience Corp., the 135,000-square-foot building is expected to open in summer 2022.

rendering of proposed building
Campus News | November 4, 2020

College of Engineering expansion, on hold due to coronavirus-induced budget shortfalls, has a lifeline in February's meeting of the state legislature.

building rendering
Campus News | June 3, 2020

Recently released artist's renderings show plans for the building that is scheduled to be under construction in February 2021.

Planning and Construction In The News

CleanLink
June 21, 2021

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas underwent a sizable overhaul recently by changing the signage associated with 165 of its single-use public restrooms to "All Gender/Family Restroom."

SFGATE
June 21, 2021

Jamie Sprague-Ballou’s heart raced in fear every time she walked into a public restroom when she was transitioning from male to female.

Las Vegas Sun
June 15, 2021

Jamie Sprague-Ballou’s heart raced in fear every time she walked into a public restroom when she was transitioning from male to female. In the women’s restroom, she risked being humiliated by security. In the men’s restroom, she risked violence.

Vegas Inc
October 14, 2019

When developer Frank Marretti acquired 2 acres across from the UNLV campus along Maryland Parkway in 2013, he wasn’t sure what the future would hold for the land.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 5, 2019

The latest redesign proposal for a major intersection near UNLV and McCarran International Airport would send drivers underground.

Las Vegas Sun
January 2, 2019

The area surrounding UNLV comprises an assortment of suburban-scale apartments and strip-mall retail plazas, and that’s pretty much the way it’s been for years. But this year, the University District will see the addition of two large-scale developments that will not only begin to transform the neighborhood, but will also change the feel of the campus itself.

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Recent Planning and Construction Accomplishments

September 17, 2021
Rebecca Barber (Planning, Budget and Analysis) presented on UNLVs Anaplan implementation at the NACUBO Planning and Budget Forum along with our implementation partner TruEd.  
June 1, 2013
Nancy Strouse (Foundation), Scott Roberts (Foundation), and David Frommer (Planning and Construction) made presentations as part of the Leveraging Your Assets: Public Private Partnerships session at the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, district VII conference in San Francisco in March. As university budgets tighten and state...