Parents & Family

We appreciate your interest in and support for your UNLV student's education. We encourage you to explore the links below to learn about UNLV's commitment to providing students with an introduction to the university and to a variety of academic fields.

  • Dr. Chris Heavey, Director of General Education, provides an overview of General Education at UNLV.

  • Learn more about the purpose and requirements of UNLV's General Education curriculum.

  • Explore resources from UNLV and other institutions to learn more about understanding General Education, supporting your student, and being involved in the university.

  • Read about the various ways in which UNLV supports your student's academic career and engagement with the community.