How many times has the University changed its name in the past 50 years?
Answered By: Su Kim Chung
Last Updated: Dec 29, 2016

There have been three names for the university in the last 50 years. The first was the Southern Regional Division of the University of Nevada in 1957. Next, it was renamed Nevada Southern University in 1965. Finally, it was renamed the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 1969.