• 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.


Red Rebel Vets shirt.
Feb. 9, 2018
Resident Hall Door
Jan. 18, 2018
Nursing students practice on a manikin
Jan. 9, 2018
Two UNLV veterans shaking hands
Dec. 20, 2017
Jazz studies professor Adam Schroeder poses with his saxophone.
Nov. 18, 2017
Exterior of the William S. Boys School of Law
Nov. 16, 2017
President Len Jessup with Jon Huntsman Sr. and Sen. Harry Reid
Nov. 15, 2017
Maria Gerardi works on a 3D-printed prosthetic hand.
Nov. 3, 2017
Nasko Balaktchiev, Project Manager and Ashna Ayub, Mechanical Engineering Junior Work on 2017 Solar Decathlon House
Nov. 3, 2017
Law school speaker at commencement.
Nov. 3, 2017
Professor Michael Pravica, left, explains the physics of auto racing to Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch.
Nov. 3, 2017
Crowd of people.
Sep. 12, 2017


“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