Coronavirus Updates

UNLV is committed to safely providing education and promoting a healthy environment that supports the well-being of our students, faculty and staff.

This website will be updated regularly with information about university operations as it responds to the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

UNLV Medicine has limited testing available for individuals who meet CDC guidelines for COVID-19 testing. Visit their UNLV Medicine website for more information.

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Confirmed Cases Resuming On-Campus Operations

From the News Center

A person hangs up a "come in, we're open" sign on a window.
Jun. 4, 2020

Mental health expert Dr. Michelle Paul provides strategies on fighting off anxieties as people return to work, outside activities.

Portrait of Dr. Daniel Diaz wearing blue scrubs. Diaz is playing a key role in day-to-day operations at UNLV Medicine's COVID-19 curbside test operation
Jun. 1, 2020

A spate of childhood sports injuries first led Diaz to medical school and now to a sports medicine fellowship at UNLV.

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May. 29, 2020

The partnership is designed to help health care workers deal with stress resulting from the pandemic.


In the News

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  • Jun. 5, 2020 | Pahrump Valley Times


Person putting on personal protective equipment including gown, gloves, mask, and face shield
Two vials of viral transport medium
U-N-L-V cloth mask
Student working on a computer
U-N-L-V on a plastic face shield
Hand sanitizer dispenser
Dental patient getting their teeth checked
Six healthcare professionals from Desert Springs Hospital wearing the face shields Jay Tan created