Touro University Nevada Addresses Growing Student Population with Grand Opening of Expanded Student Affairs Division

MGM Resorts Foundation and City National Bank to announce financial contributions to university
Aug 20, 2015

Touro University Nevada will kick off the grand opening of its newly expanded Student Affairs Division with a press conference, ribbon cutting ceremony and donation announcements from MGM Resorts Foundation and City National Bank.

Shelley Gitomer of MGM Resorts Foundation and John Wilcox of City National Bank will present Touro University with checks from their respective entities to further aid Touro in its mission of addressing the healthcare needs of Southern Nevada and supporting students in both their academic pursuits and their community outreach efforts.

Touro faculty, staff, students and notable attendees, will ceremoniously kick off the grand opening with a reception inside the latest campus expansion immediately following the check presentations and ribbon cutting. Guests will be offered tours of the expanded space immediately following.

The expansion has added 5,000 square feet to the Student Affairs facility to better accommodate its growing student population. It includes 16 offices, 12 individual work stations and a 20-person conference room that can be divided into two separate spaces. The expansion also provides a private space for a new full-time psychologist for student counseling.

Friday, August 21, 2015
Press conference – 12 p.m.

Touro University Nevada
874 American Pacific Drive
Henderson, NV 89074

About Touro University Nevada
Touro University Nevada (TUN) is a private, non-profit, Jewish-sponsored institution established to help address critical needs in health care and education and as a resource for community service in the state of Nevada. TUN opened its doors in 2004 and is now home to nearly 1,400 students, in a wide variety of degree programs including osteopathic medicine, physician assistant studies, education, nursing, occupational therapy and physical therapy. The university’s Henderson campus includes a multi-specialty health center and a multi-disciplinary Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities. For more information on TUN, please visit or call 702- 777-8687.