• Student Union
  • Lied Library Building at night

Our Commitment

The UNLV Top Tier Initiative is an extension of our vision of entering the top 100 American research universities, as designated by the Carnegie Foundation as a Highest Research Activity (R1) University.

Highlights

Silhouette of many staring at the computer screen.
Jun. 10, 2018
Computer screen with a map and data on the screen
Jun. 10, 2018
Students in their cap and gowns at commencement
May. 23, 2018
Betting board
May. 15, 2018
May. 12, 2018
Sophia Quinton standing, hand on hips, in front of a screen with a graph
May. 12, 2018
Debra Martin sitting with a skeleton on a table in front of her and hanging next to her
May. 9, 2018
Young women working on circuit boards
May. 9, 2018
John Ham
May. 9, 2018
Maria Gerardi works on a 3D-printed prosthetic hand.
May. 1, 2018
Chely Arias laying on a field next to a defibrillator
May. 1, 2018
Portrait of Brenna Spector
May. 1, 2018

Rankings

“This helps elevate all of our conversations. It challenges the status quo and it helps to bring beauty and creativity to every area of community.”

UNLV President Len Jessup