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Interested in attending UNLV and studying within the School of Public Policy and Leadership? Here's how to get started.

  1. Apply for admission to UNLV.
  2. After you have been admitted to the university, you will automatically be admitted to the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs.

Admissions Requirements

The School of Public Policy and Leadership offers the following programs for undergraduate students:


  • Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies


Contact the College of Urban Affairs Student Advising Office.

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Graduate Admissions

At the School of Public Policy and Leadership, our vision is a community that engages in effective, long-term, problem-solving capacity for challenges in public administration, environmental science and management, and other policy areas. This will require new levels of cooperation among citizens and experts across the public, non-profit, civic, and private sectors.

Join us as we address the urgent needs of our nation and community. Explore our several graduate degree and certificate options in environmental science, public administration, urban leadership, workforce development, non-profit management, and solar and renewable energy.

Certificate Programs Graduate Programs

Questions about the graduate program may be directed to Dr. Jayce Farmer via email at