Miles for Better Smiles 2018

Saturday, Mar 31, 2018

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

UNLV SDM Miles for Better Smiles

Registration now open!


The UNLV School of Dental Medicine helps raise funds for dental treatment for the needy every year by putting on a 5k fun run. The Miles for Better Smiles program is a student conceived and organized charitable event which benefits financially limited patients at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine.

2018 Fun Run

Lace up those runners, grab your friends and come run for a great cause! Thanks to our sponsors, there will be some amazing prizes, swag bags, snacks and lunch provided for all participants. Dress code is not required - but Team outfits are highly encouraged! Be creative and have fun!

Date: March 31th, 2018 – Runners must sign in at 9 am.
Location: UNLV Main Campus, Pida Plaza (Behind Student Union), Las Vegas, NV

Directions and Parking: Event parking will be located on Maryland Pkwy; right passed University road. Park in metered parking “starred” (which are not in function on the day of the event). And the event is highlighted in the “green square”


Registration is open now. Scroll to the bottom of the page for the registration button!

New this year! No registration fee for runners!


Each year, dozens of local businesses and sponsors donate cash and prizes to help us make this run successful. If you would like to donate to the Miles for Better Smiles fun run please contact Chanel Nguyen by email at

You can also make a donation by using the "Donation" button at the top of this page. Please select "Miles for Better Smiles" in the drop-down list. We appreciate your support and thank you for your time and consideration of this important event at the UNLV SDM.

Visit our Facebook page for photos of last year’s event

Event Location

UNLV Main Campus, Pida Plaza
4505 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89154

Event Fees:

NON-Student $ 10.00

UNLV Dental School Students/Faculty/Staff FREE

Registration is closed for this event.

For more information or questions, please email: