An Update from the UNLV Provost’s Office

April 14, 2020 Dear Members of the UNLV Family: We hope this letter finds you well. We are reaching out to keep you informed about possible state budget cuts that may impact UNLV and all higher education institutions in Nevada. Last week, Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak directed all state agencies – including the Nevada  System […]

COVID-19 -Message from Dr. Juanita Fain

Dear Parents and Families: Four weeks ago, UNLV announced it would transition to remote instruction to safeguard against the threat from COVID-19. Perhaps like you, I hoped we would later regard that step as prudent but overly cautious. Unfortunately, that was not the case, and we have had to take additional steps in reaction to […]

Campus Update

April 3, 2020 Earlier this week, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak issued additional emergency directives related to the COVID-19 pandemic that is gripping Nevada and the country. The recent developments require further adjustments to our campus operations. As per the Governor’s order, all employees on UNLV campuses who have the ability to work from home are […]

UNLV Remote Instruction and Spring Commencement Ceremony

March 25, 2020 Halfway through our first week of remote instruction, I have two more updates for you. In light of today’s announcement and the increase of cases of COVID-19 in Nevada, I am now making it official that we will remain on remote instruction for the remainder of the semester. It just makes sense. Even if […]

COVID-19 Update

March 25 – Please read this entire message carefully for details. Dear University Community, We have learned within the last 24 hours that two members of our UNLV family have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). These are the first confirmed cases of COVID-19 at UNLV. The first employee notified us they have tested positive in […]

First Day of UNLV Remote Instruction: A Message from the President

Today marks the first time in history that UNLV will deliver all of its instruction remotely. This is a monumental task, and I want to thank everyone for their efforts to get this done. There’s no way we can do this without a good number of bumps along the way! It’s going to require patience, […]

Important Tips to regarding UNLV Residence Hall Room & Board charges related to COVID-19

As of: 03/18/2020 Before you leave the residence halls: Follow the check out procedures with UNLV Housing As soon as possible: Sign up for direct deposit in MyUNLV Update your mailing address in MyUNLV, a forwarding address request with the Post Office is not allowable Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Room & Board Charges related to […]

Details on Remote/Virtual Instruction & University Operations

UNLV will transition to remote/virtual instruction beginning Monday, March 23. The university campuses and facilities will remain open. Thank you for your patience and support as we work through these extraordinary circumstances together. HOUSING Students who live on campus may remain in student housing for the remainder of the Spring semester while UNLV continues online instruction.Students […]

Update from the UNLV President’s Office

3/12/2020 at 4:45 pm I am reaching out to share updates related to UNLV operations and class instruction. The Southern Nevada Health District continues to communicate the COVID-19 risk remains low to the general public, and there are no reported cases of COVID-19 on our campuses. We also know this is a fluid situation and […]