The Las Vegas Strip.

Welcome to Southern Nevada

Gorgeous canyons, the iconic Las Vegas Strip, a passionate sports town, and thriving community are a few reasons why you will like to call Southern Nevada home. You will be a part of a growing landscape when you choose Touro Nevada.

You will enjoy safe and friendly neighborhoods where parks, trails, pools, and sporting complexes are staples in many communities.

You can cheer on the valley’s NHL and WNBA teams. While you’re rooting for the Vegas Golden Knights and Las Vegas Aces, the Raiders now call Las Vegas home too. Thriving businesses also call Southern Nevada home including the UFC, Zappos, and Bigelow Aerospace.

Join Touro Nevada and become a part of Southern Nevada’s vibrant community and exciting future.

Cities in Southern Nevada

Most people just think of Las Vegas and the Strip when they think of Southern Nevada.  You will find a vibrant, active lifestyle in the cities of Southern Nevada. 



Nevada’s second largest city, Henderson, offers a high quality of life with small-town values. With multiple parks, shopping areas, and close proximity to Touro Nevada, Henderson is a great location for you.


Clark County

Variety is the main highlight of Clark County. Living in unincorporated Clark County places you steps away from outdoor recreation destinations and is home to what everyone knows as The Strip.


Las Vegas

For more than 110 years, Las Vegas has been the pillar of growth along the west coast. The city of Las Vegas is home to over 648,000 residents and offers cultural, arts, and recreation attractions of Downtown Las Vegas.

Why Southern Nevada?

Choosing southern Nevada for graduate school is a decision that just makes sense for many students and physicians in training. The dynamic, thriving culture of southern Nevada makes it a destination point for individuals and families around the world for a reason. 

The opportunities of living in southern Nevada are endless and include-just to name a few:

From world-class entertainment and headlining concerts, to world-class shopping and some of the best restaurants in the world, southern Nevada is truly an area that never runs out of ideas!

We know saying you're going to school in the Entertainment Capital of the World sounds pretty exciting. But, did you know that Touro University is actually in Henderson, Nevada?

Don't worry. There's no shortage of entertainment here either. Our vibrant town is near some of the country's most famous lights, actions, and attractions. 

Check out the maps below and see just how close you are to excitement you can write home about. 





Outdoor and Cultural Attractions

Southern Nevada offers exciting opportunities to visit national landmarks and also experience arts and culture unique to the area. All within close proximity to Touro Nevada, you will have many options to explore and create your very own adventures.



If you love the great outdoors, living in Southern Nevada is an exciting place to be. Golf courses, recreation centers, pools, hiking trails, and marvels like Hoover Dam and Lake Mead are ready and waiting to be explored!



The performing arts have made a home in Southern Nevada. Offering museums, theater, live music venues, and award-winning exhibits, there are many opportunities to expand your artistic and creative side.