Faculty and Staff Information

Welcome to Summer Term 2017!

Summer I: May 15 to June 2
Summer II: June 5 to July 7
Summer III: July 10 to August 11

Summer Term forms

Schedule of Standard Times

Summer Term 1 Curriculum Approval Form

Summer Term 2017 Request for Independent Study Payment Form

Call for Courses

Action Item Due Dates Description
MyUNLV Access Opens Thursday,
Sep. 1, 2016
  • MyUNLV will open for departments to begin entering the Summer Term 2017 class schedule.
Schedule of Standard Class Times  
Department Rooms and Special Accommodations Friday,
Sep. 30, 2016
  • 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  
  • All independent studies offered by your department in Summer Term 2016 have been rolled to Summer Term 2017.
  • 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.
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. 30, 2016
  • MyUNLV will close for departments to enter the Summer Term 2017 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. 14, 2016
  • 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 Tuesday,
Nov. 1, 2016
  • All courses offered that run (3) weeks must have a Curriculum Approval form on file with the Summer Term Office.
  • If a course was submitted and approved to be offered in the past, you do not need to submit the form again.
  • Please contact Summer Term if you are unsure if a course approval form has already been submitted.
  • Download the Summer Term 1 Curriculum Approval Form

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 2017 schedule.

Be inspired this summer!