Why Be a Rebel?

Las Vegas is an international city and destination, and UNLV plays a major role.

Plus, for golfers, the weather allows for year-round play at dozens of area courses.


Here are some of the top reasons to Be a Rebel.

For the complete list, visit UNLVRebels.com

  1. UNLV boasts the nation’s leading hospitality majors as part of the world-famous William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration
  2. A state-of-the-art library…The 300,000-square-foot Lied Library and computer lab is the largest building on campus
  3. Great weather…Las Vegas averages nearly 300 days of sunshine per year with an annual temperature of 66 degrees
  4. Exciting growth…Southern Nevada ranks No. 1 among U.S. Metro Areas in population growth and income per capita
  5. UNLV offers 110 degrees majors within 13 different colleges, as well as 36 doctoral and professional programs
  6. A sparkling new Student Union & Book Store opened on campus in 2007
  7. Campus’ stunning three-story, 188,000-square foot Student Recreation Center and Student Wellness Center recently opened its doors. The building’s fitness center houses a variety of amenities, including a swimming pool, whirlpools, circuit training machines, cardio equipment with entertainment systems and an indoor track
  8. A new Nike Signature partnership to outfit UNLV student-athletes in top-of-the-line gear was recently debuted. Rebel football players will wear newly designed uniforms that are unique to UNLV
  9. One of the top research institutions in the country…UNLV received $106.8 million last fiscal year, 70 percent of which is directed to university-wide research
  10. UNLV is one of only three universities to offer a certification program in leadership
  11. The greater Las Vegas area climate is conducive to year-round outdoor training and development