News and Events
UIC COLLEGE OF NURSING – Open House
You are invited to participate in UIC CON – Springfield Campus Open House. Information will be provided for the BSN, MSN, and DNP Programs. You will have the opportunity to learn about program layouts, admissions requirements, clinical rotations, hear from Faculty Members and current students. In addition, we will provide simulations you can partake in.
DATE: October 16th
RSVP: By October 9th so we can prepare for your arrival https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WGJWTJX
NURSING Application Activation Day
Let us help you activate your UIC College of Nursing Application to be considered for admission for the Fall 2019 academic year. Open to prospective students applying for the BSN, MSN or DNP Programs. This is a walk-in style session to work on your nursing application. Advisors will be available to assist and answer questions. Please be sure to bring your laptop.
September 10th Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
September 27th Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
October 17th Time: 2:00pm – 6:00pm
October 29th Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
November 13th Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
December 10th Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
NURSING INFORMATIONAL SESSION – BSN, MSN & DNP
This session provides prospective students with our Nursing Program information for BSN, MSN and DNP Programs. Learn more about UIC Nursing, Requirements for Admission, Program Setup, Scholarships, and Prerequisite Courses
September 26th Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
October 8th Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
October 24th Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
November 7th Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
November 12th Time: 4:00pm – 5:30pm
NURSING RESUME WORKSHOP
This workshop shows prospective UIC Nursing students how to prepare a resume that reflects accumulated skills, knowledge of the health profession, and education that are relevant to the UIC Nursing Application.
October 3rd Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm
October 22nd Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
November 12th Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
November 18th Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
December 9th Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
NURSING TABLE TALK
A representative from UIC Nursing will be available in the UIS Student Union Building to answer your questions about the BSN, MSN, and DNP Programs.
October 22nd Time: 5:00pm – 6:00pm
November 5th Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm
NURSING SIMULATION DAY
Interactive workshop is available to prospective BSN students interested in a demonstration of Nursing Clinical Skills. Spots are limited to 7 students per date.
September 25th Time: 5:00pm – 5:45pm (7 slots available)
October 30th Time: 5:00pm – 5:45pm (7 slots available)
November 20thTime: 5:00pm – 5:45pm (7 slots available)
RSVP: Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating your date of interest.
Location for ALL above events:
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). We are in building 11 and you can park in LOT A, please refer to the UIS Campus Map for more information.
Questions: Contact Monique Williams, UIC Nursing Program Advisor by email email@example.com
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.