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874 American Pacific Drive
Henderson , Nevada 89014

Disability Resource Office

Office of Academic Services and Institutional Support (OASIS)
874 American Pacific Drive
Henderson, 89014
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About Touro University Nevada

Touro University Nevada is a prestigious institution located in Henderson, a city in the southern part of Nevada. Established in 2004, this not-for-profit, private university has made a significant impact in the field of healthcare education and has become synonymous with excellence in the region.

Situated in a prime location, Touro University’s campus is easily accessible and provides a convenient and vibrant educational environment for its students. Henderson, the second-largest city in Nevada, offers a myriad of opportunities and amenities for both academic and personal enrichment.

One of the key distinguishing factors of Touro University Nevada is its focus on healthcare and its commitment to meeting the region’s growing demand for skilled healthcare professionals. The university offers a wide range of programs, including doctorates in osteopathic medicine, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, and nursing.

The College of Osteopathic Medicine is particularly renowned for its comprehensive curriculum, dedicated faculty, and state-of-the-art facilities. Students enrolled in the program receive a comprehensive education that combines classroom learning with hands-on training, preparing them to meet the evolving needs of the healthcare industry.

In addition to its emphasis on healthcare, Touro University Nevada also offers degree programs in education and health sciences, enhancing students’ opportunities to pursue careers in various fields. The university’s School of Education prepares future educators to make a positive impact on the lives of students, while the School of Health and Human Services provides valuable knowledge and skills for individuals interested in public health and social work.

Touro University Nevada stands out among its peers due to its commitment to serving the local community. The university’s community-centered approach is reflected in its efforts to provide healthcare services to underserved populations through its Mobile Healthcare Clinic. This commitment not only benefits those in need but also provides Touro University students with invaluable real-world experience and compassion-driven learning opportunities.

Beyond academics, Touro University Nevada offers a vibrant campus life, contributing to a well-rounded student experience. With various clubs, organizations, and extracurricular activities, students have ample opportunities to engage with their peers, develop leadership skills, and create lifelong friendships. The university also organizes events and lectures, inviting renowned experts and scholars to share their knowledge and insights, further enriching the academic experience.

Surrounding the university, the city of Henderson offers a dynamic and thriving community. With its close proximity to Las Vegas, Henderson provides students with easy access to a wealth of entertainment options, exceptional dining experiences, and a vibrant nightlife. The region’s natural beauty, including nearby national parks and scenic outdoor recreation areas, also offers students opportunities to unwind and explore during their free time.

In conclusion, Touro University Nevada’s not-for-profit, private standing in Henderson, Nevada, has established it as a leader in healthcare education. With a strong emphasis on healthcare programs, exceptional faculty, commitment to community service, and a vibrant campus life, the university provides students with an outstanding education and a well-rounded experience. Located in the thriving city of Henderson, students at Touro University Nevada enjoy both the conveniences of urban life and the natural beauty of the surrounding area.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations