Associate Vice President for Campus Life

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Associate Vice President for Campus Life, Division of Student Affairs [R0109399]



UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine.  UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada.  For more information, visit us on line at:



The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.



Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Associate Vice President for Campus Life provides vision and leadership focused on a co-curricular approach to the programs/departments within this unit; which includes, Student Engagement; Student Diversity and Social Justice; Student Union and Event Services; Campus Recreation; Residence Life; and, the facilities, technology, maintenance, and business and administrative process that support them. The Associate Vice President serves as a member of the Senior Leadership Team of the Division of Student Affairs, and serves on university committees as appropriate for the role. The Associate Vice President for Campus Life recommends student life policies, engages in the Student Affairs strategic planning process, and conducts assessments and evaluations of programs and services to support data driven decision making. This position supervises a staff of approximately 115 full-time employees and manages a $35 million budget. 



This position requires a Master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university and a minimum of seven years comparable upper level administrative experience; preferably in one or more of the areas of responsibility.



Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions.  Position is contingent upon funding. 



Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.


Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates’ materials will begin on June 15, 2018 and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date.  Materials should be addressed to Mr. Keith Rogers, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted online as we do not accept emailed materials. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or



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UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.