News and Events
Session Dates and Times
General Information Session
Wednesday, November 15th– 11:00am-11:50am
*This session will provide students with general information about the BSN, MS & DNP Programs.
Nursing Application Kick-Start Session
Thursday, November 16th – 2:00pm-7:00pm
*This session is meant to assist prospective students in activating their UIC CON Applications. This program is walk-in style.
Nursing Resume Workshop Session – Thursday, November 30th – 4:00pm-5:00pm
UIC Nursing Scholarship Informational Session – Thursday, December 7th – 4:00pm-5:00pm
Location of all Sessions:
University of Illinois at Springfield
One University Plaza
Student Affairs Building, Nursing Suite 23
Springfield, IL 62703
Our office is located on the University of Illinois at Springfield campus in the Student Affairs Building suite 23. When you enter the suite, please be sure to check-in with Alisha Kulek (UIC Administrative Assistant). The link below will provide you with a campus map. We are in building 5 and you can park in LOT A.
UIC College of Nursing BSN students participated in their first clinical simulations at the MCLI. The simulations allowed students the opportunity to care for simulated patients in a safe learning environment. Medication administration and oxygenation were the focus and the students enjoyed the opportunity to apply what they have learned in their first semester of the BSN program.
DNP is the best next step for RNs – Article written by Krista Jones, DNP, APHN, RN and Cynthia Reese, PhD, RN, CNE
First cohort of UIS BSN students featured in Memorial Medical Center’s Employee Newsletter Memo! (Page 7)
Pre-Nursing Living and Learning Community Coming to UIS! – The Journal
Partnership to Make a Difference in Healthcare in Central Illinois.
Dr. Cynthia Reese, Regional Director for the UIC College of Nursing’s Springfield Campus explains in this short video how the partnership with Memorial Health System will serve to “make a difference in the healthcare of the citizens of central Illinois”.
Illinois jumped to the No. 2 spot on WalletHub’s yearly list of the best states for nurses! Washington state was at the top of the rankings, which accounted for 14 nursing measures, such as pay, job openings and number of facilities per capita.
UIC’s Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner programs are ranked in the Top Ten for Graduate Nursing Schools by U.S. News & World Report!
UIC ranked No. 200 among more than 1,300 institutions globally on the list, which evaluates research-intensive universities on their core missions of teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.