Organizations That Need an Advisor

If you are a full-time faculty/staff at UNLV and you would like to advise a student organization, please see the list below. All organizations listed below are currently looking for a new advisor! Please contact the organization directly. Once an advisor-organization match is made, we will remove the organization from this list. If there are any issues with communicating with the organization, please email Marni Dow, Assistant Director for Student Involvement: marni.dow@unlv.edu.

African Student Association

Your organization's mission/purpose

Our mission is to Unite Africans, Non-Africans and Members of the African Diaspora together in celebration and appreciation of African and African Diaspora cultures, traditions and history. 

Primary Contact

Tiffany Waithaka: asa@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

0-5 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)

Attendence of some meetings and assisting in setting goals. We want an advisor who will be able to help us when we run into problems and to bring a different point of veiw. 

Hispanic Students in Higher Education

Your organization's mission/purpose

To create a network that encourages students to be successful in higher education through cultural appreciation and the sharing of resources

Primary Contact

Mya Alva: alvam1@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

6-10 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)

Networking advice, general guidance for a successful involvement process

Self-Acceptance, Confidence, & Self-Growth

Your organization's mission/purpose

Self-development, self-improvement, motivation, inspiration, spiritual and personal growth

Primary Contact

Gayane Igityan: Igityan@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

6-10 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)

Guidance, support, maybe help with attracting more members, consult if I plan to introduce new exercises or activities. Someone spiritual who believes and practices either affirmations or meditations, or other types of self growth. I'd prefer someone with a degree in psychology but it's not mandatory.

Show 'n Go Social Club

Your organization's mission/purpose

To share experiences and knowledge in open and themed topics and go on group outings.

Primary Contact

Nicklaus Yoo: yoon1@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

0-5 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)
None

Tango Salsa Club

Your organization's mission/purpose

Dedicated to bringing the joy of social partner dancing to the UNLV community. Fostering connection, creativity and enjoyment through nonverbal communication.

Primary Contact

Esthee Wong: wonge11@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

0-5 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)

None

UNLV Archery

Your organization's mission/purpose

UNLV archery club is for both new and experienced archers to connect on campus. We practice together and will work towards competing in local and national tournaments.

Primary Contact

Katelynn Richardson: richak11@unlv.nevada.edu

What amount of time per month will your organization need to interact with your advisor?

0-5 hours

Types of involvement this organization expects from the advisor (aside from the mandatory advisor registration forms)

Assistance with funding & logistics