Las Vegas, NV

School Details

Since the first classes were held on campus in 1957, UNLV has transformed itself from a small branch college into a thriving urban research institution operating with a mission to “promote community well-being and individual achievement through education, research, scholarship, creative activities, and clinical services. We stimulate economic development and diversification, foster a climate of innovation, promote health, and enrich the cultural vitality of the communities that we serve.”

UNLV offers programs leading to a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate degrees and certificates. Programs are housed in the following schools and colleges:

  • School of Allied Health Sciences
  • Lee Business School
  • School of Community Health Sciences
  • School of Dental Medicine
  • College of Education
  • Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering
  • College of Fine Arts
  • Graduate College
  • Honors College
  • William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
  • William S. Boyd School of Law
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • College of Sciences
  • Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

UNLV offers 12 online graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificate programs that allow students to earn a degree while eliminating distance and scheduling challenges.

Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

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