Faculty and Staff Information

Welcome to Summer Term 2018!

Summer I: May 14 to June 1
Summer II: June 4 to July 6
Summer III: July 9 to August 10

Summer Term Forms

Schedule of Standard Times

Summer Term 1 Curriculum Approval Form

Summer Term 1 Curriculum Approved List

Faculty Credit Load Exception Form

Summer Term 2018 Course Template

Summer Term Department Contact Information

Summer Term 2018 Request for Independent Study Payment Form

Summer Term MyUNLV Scheduling Tips

Summer Term 2018 MyUNLV Tips

Quick Tips in 30 seconds - Session

Quick Tips in 30 seconds - Meetings

Quick Tips in 30 seconds - General

Call for Courses

Action Item Due Dates Description
MyUNLV Access Opens Tuesday,
Sep. 5, 2017
  • MyUNLV will open for departments to begin entering the Summer Term 2018 class schedule.
Schedule of Standard Class Times  
Information and Open Scheduling Lab Friday,
Sep. 22, 2017
  • Brief Summer Term Scheduling Tutorial.
  • Open Lab - computer access to enter Summer Term schedule.
Department Rooms and Special Accommodations Friday,
Sep. 29, 2017
  • If you are scheduling a course into a department controlled space please enter the location into MyUNLV at this time.
  • Any requests for special accommodations for instructors should be emailed directly to summerterm@unlv.edu
Independent Studies  
  • Most independent studies offered by your department in Summer Term 2017 have been rolled to Summer Term 2018.
  • It is recommended to add any new sections you might need, edit current sections, but not delete any sections unless you are certain they will not be offered.
  • Independent Studies (thesis, dissertation, directed readings, etc.) can be scheduled across the entire thirteen week term or by individual session.
  • Download the Request for Independent Study Payment.
Teaching Limits  
  • UNLV faculty may teach up to (7) seven credits for the entire 13-week term. See Faculty Credit Overload Exceptions below. Teaching limits for each instructional period are:
    • One credit in one week;
    • Four credits in three weeks;
    • Six credit in five weeks;
  • These limits will be reviewed at the end of the open schedule build period and when new course requests are submitted.
MyUNLV Access Closes Friday,
Sep. 29, 2017
  • MyUNLV will close for departments to enter the Summer Term 2018 class schedule.
  • Changes after this date will be by Summer Term staff only.
  • Once you have completed entering your schedule in MyUNLV, please email Summer Term at summerterm@unlv.edu so that we can begin reviewing your schedule.
Faculty Credit Load Exceptions Friday,
Oct. 13, 2017
  • UNLV Faculty (A or B contract) may teach up to (7) seven course credits, exclusive of independent study credits, for the entire 13-week Summer Term.
  • Exceptions may be requested through Department Chairs. Exceptions will be granted only with the positive recommendation of the Chair and Dean/Director.
  • Faculty requesting exception must complete the Credit Load Exception Form; get approval of the Department Chair and Director/Dean; and forward it to the Summer Term Office.
  • Download the Credit Load Exception Form
Curriculum Approval Form Wednesday,
Nov. 1, 2017

Bookmark this link to view additional information as it becomes available.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Summer Term Office at 702-895-3711 with any questions regarding your Summer Term 2018 schedule.

Be inspired this summer!