Volunteer Guide

UNLV Immigration Clinic

  • Location:
    1212 S. Casino Blvd. Second Floor
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
  • Phone:
    (702) 476-0750
  • Fax:
    (702) 895-2081
  • Contact methods:
    Phone calls, Website, We do not accept walk-ins due to limited staff. If you are a UNLV/CSN student or staff member or a DACA recipient wanting to renew, you must sign up for assistance through the website.
  • Appointments accepted:

The UNLV Immigration is part of the Thomas & Mack Legal Clinic within the William S. Boyd School of Law. The Clinic has four areas of representation 1) Unaccompanied children in removal proceedings. These are children who entered the U.S. without a parent or guardian and were placed into immigration court proceedings. 2) Adults detained by ICE in Southern Nevada. 3) University Legal Services (ULS) program provides general immigration related legal service to UNLV and CSN (College of Southern Nevada) students, their family household members, and parents/stepparents and children/stepchildren, and UNLV and CSN staff who earn less than $80,000 annually. 4) DACA renewal assistance for all Nevadans.

State served: Nevada
Detention Facilities Served: Henderson Detention Center (NV), Nevada Southern Detention Center (NV), Washoe County Jail (NV)

Services Provided

Are immigration legal services provided? Yes
Areas of immigration legal assistance: Removal hearings
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS, Representation at Asylum Interviews (Credible Fear Interviews, Reasonable Fear Interviews), Representation before the Immigration Court, Representation before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA), Federal court appeals
Populations served: Detained individuals, Domestic Violence Victims, Farm workers, Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals who are not in legal immigration status, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: Spanish, We have an interpreter service if other languages are needed.
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: Yes
Nominal fee charged? No
Other information: We assist with asylum, U/T visas, SIJS, removal defense, bond, adjustment of status, waivers, TPS, humanitarian parole, citizenship, DACA, etc.

Staffing Information

Number of attorneys on staff: 5
Is organization BIA recognized? No
Number of fully accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of partially accredited BIA representatives on staff: 0
Number of paralegals/legal workers on staff: 2

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes
Network affiliations: Vera Safe Network