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Awards & Recognition

UNLV and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents recognize the achievements of faculty in teaching, research/creative activity, and service with a number of awards each year; as well as those achievements of undergraduate and graduate advisors and undergraduate and graduate scholars. In addition, many academic colleges/schools have their own awards to honor faculty, staff, and/or student achievements.

Academic Achievement Awards

This annual event, held in the spring, celebrates award winners from across UNLV. It includes presentation of the following awards.

2022 Academic Achievement Awards Ceremony

This annual event, which was held on Thursday, April 21, 2022, celebrates academic and administrative faculty from across the university who are recognized for their outstanding achievements in teaching, research, creative activity, advising, and service. View the recording on YouTube.

Faculty Length of Service Recognition Program

The Faculty Length of Service Recognition Program, held each year in the fall, recognizes significant employment milestones of UNLV’s dedicated academic and administrative faculty members.