Domain Name Requests

About UNLV Domain Names

Domain names, such as, are available to UNLV departments and entities that meet specific guidelines. Check out UNLV's Domain Name Guidelines and Domain Name Registration Policy to determine if your website may be eligible.

Websites Hosted on Department Servers

Departments that wish to administer their own campus web server can request the use of for their server. For assistance with setting up the virtual name, please contact the IT Help Desk.

Websites Hosted on Commercial Servers

Departments that wish to register a domain name must make arrangements to have their account hosted with a commercial Internet Service Provider. Please note that any use of "unlv" in a domain name must receive approval from University Marketing & Communications/Web & Digital Strategy prior to registering the name. Departments will be responsible for all costs associated with the registration and maintenance of the domain name.


Should you have any additional questions, please contact the Web Help Desk.