Check MyUNLV

Familiarize yourself with MyUNLV and regularly check your To-Do List located in the Task Tile. Be sure to complete any items on your list before each semester.

Submit Financial Certification and Bank Letter

Complete the Confidential Financial Certification Form and Bank Letter and submit to the Office of Admissions.

Bank letters cannot be older than six months from the start of the program, must be signed or stamped by the bank, and must be from an account with readily available funds. Submit this as soon as possible to expedite the processing of your Form I-20. The priority deadline to submit these is six weeks prior to the program start date listed on the Form I-20.

  • Students Already Studying in the U.S.: Notify your current school of your intent to transfer to UNLV by showing a copy of your acceptance letter.
  • Students Outside of the U.S.: Pay the SEVIS fee online and schedule your visa interview after you receive the Form I-20.

Complete the International Student Check-In Process

All new admitted international students must complete the check-in process with the Office of International Students & Scholars (OISS). You must report to OISS by your program start date to maintain lawful F-1 status. You may enter the country 30 days before your official program start date shown on your Form I-20. Look for your check-in instructions in your Rebelmail. Schedule an appointment or video conference for assistance.

  • Submit the following documents to OISS:
    • UNLV I-20
    • Passport
    • F-1 Visa
    • 1-94

Submit Required Immunization Records

All enrolled students who attend classes on campus must meet immunization requirements. Submit proof of immunization to the Office of the Registrar as soon as possible to prevent registration holds.

Submit Your Official Documents

It is highly recommended to submit official copies of your needed documents before attending orientation. However, you may submit these during orientation if needed.

Register for Classes

First-Year Students

  • Fall Semester: First-year students will receive their class schedules during orientation.
  • Spring Semester: Academic advising is not provided during orientation. Contact your Advising Center to schedule an appointment.

Transfer Students

  • Fall Semester: Academic advising will be offered during orientation. We encourage you to meet with an Academic Advisor before orientation. Contact your Advising Center to schedule an appointment to register for courses as soon as possible.
  • Spring Semester: Academic advising is not provided during orientation. Contact your Advising Center to schedule an appointment.

Activate Your Rebelmail

Follow the online steps to activate your Rebelmail. Using your Rebelmail account is mandatory, as it is the university’s official means of communicating with you. Your Rebelmail account includes the G Suite, giving you access to Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Calendar, and unlimited storage on the Drive.

Explore On-Campus Housing & Dining

Make the most of your college experience by living and dining on campus. Learn more about housing and dining options available at UNLV.