Educational and Professional Development

Success comes when our employees continue to feel competent and challenged in their careers. We offer numerous learning opportunities and programs to help employees reach their professional goals and achieve personal success.

Education Discounts
Want to finish or earn your degree? Our grant-in-aid program allows employees and their spouses and children to pursue their education at a discounted rate at any school within the Nevada System of Higher Education.

*Note: Benefit varies according to job classification and contract.

Educational Outreach Programs
The UNLV Division of Educational Outreach provides learning opportunities for employees. Credit and noncredit courses are available on a range of topics, including information technology and business communication. The center also offers numerous certificate programs in such fields as human resources, public relations, and information technology.

Staff Development Training Workshops
Our staff development office provides free training programs to help employees enhance their job skills and familiarize them with campus procedures. Topics range from business writing and conversational Spanish to stress management and cultural awareness.

Information Technology Training
The UNLV Office of Information Technology offers free training courses on Microsoft Office products, Lotus Notes, and other software packages. The office also offers custom training to meet specific faculty and staff technology needs.