UNLV has been an integral part of the growth and prosperity of Southern Nevada. For more than 60 years, the university has helped improve the business, social, and cultural climate at the local, state, and regional level. Community partnerships create collaborations, enhancing student achievement, academic health, research, scholarship, and creative activities.
Examples of community partnerships occur throughout the campus. University-wide pillars for community partnerships include
Cultural and Intellectual Vitality
Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement
Student Engagement Opportunities
Solving Community Problems
Though some initiatives are managed centrally, each unit employs actions that align with central initiatives, meet the unique needs of their unit, and impact the community in a meaningful way.