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The Rebel Family

College is not only an exciting and transitional time in your student’s life – but in yours as well. As a family member, you are integral to your student’s experience and success here at UNLV. Visit our campus, join us for events, and welcome to the Rebel family.

This website will be updated regularly with information about the Novel Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

Letters From Home

UNLV Family Network

The UNLV Family Network is a support and networking program for UNLV family to connect with each other and the university through a variety of events and activities. You will receive a newsletter and a chance to connect to campus through volunteer opportunities.

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Family Day

More than 750 parents and family members of students visited campus for Family Day, held in October. Families from eight states were in attendance for a Jazz Brunch and UNLV Football game.

Learn More

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Get Ready for UNLV

Ready to join our family? Here are some resources to help you get started.

Support Your Student

Show your students you are thinking of them and proud of their hard work.



Nov. 3, 2021

Vote now for your favorite proposal for the new outdoor feature.

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Apr. 30, 2020

The program helps ease parents' minds as students take charge of the details of their college career.

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Apr. 9, 2020

From cleaning supplies to snacks, donations poured in for students remaining in the residence halls.

Oct. 15, 2019

UNLV residence hall dedicates floor to build camaraderie and serve engineering students with a specialized computer lab.

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Oct. 3, 2019

Family Day will bring hundreds to UNLV on Oct. 5 for brunch and a football game.

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Aug. 2, 2019

When students begin their college adventure, families do too. Explore resources and support through the Rebel Family Network at orientation.