In 1998, the UNLV men's golf team won the NCAA title under Hall of Fame coach Dwaine Knight and the program has qualified for the NCAA Regionals dozens of times. The program's home course is the prestigious Southern Highlands GOlf Club and the team also practices at Shadow Creek and Las Vegas Country Club, among other courses.
Also, many former players are or have played on the PGA Tour including Ryan Moore, Adam Scott, Charley Hoffman, Chris Riley, Andres Gonzales, Bill Lunde, Jeremy Anderson, Skip Kendall, Kurt Kitayama and Garrick Higgo, among others.
In 1999, the UNLV women's golf program was created and has blossomed into a top program with multiple Mountain West Conference titles including three in a row from 2016-18 and appearances in the NCAA tournament.
Headed by PGA of America member Amy Bush-Herzer, the program has also produced LPGA Tour talent including Therese Koekbaek and Dana Finkelstein. The historic Spanish Trail Golf & Country Club is the Rebels home course.