The University of Kentucky College of Nursing is preparing the next generation of providers, leaders, researchers and policy makers to improve healthcare delivery, promote nursing excellence, revolutionize health care and promote the highest levels of wellness.
College of Nursing News
Three clinical groups from NUR 401 Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and their instructors attended the Suicide Prevention Conference: Raising Awareness & Sharing Our Stories Featuring Carol Graham on Tuesday, Sept. 1.
The UK College of Nursing, now serving more students than ever before, has set a record for the retention rate of the last year’s freshmen class – 80.8 percent of them returned to continue their work towards becoming nurse leaders.
Warshawsky’s and Brandford’s “Achieving 80% BSN by 2020: Lessons Learned from Kentucky’s Registered Nurses” aims to understand the educational status and plans of Kentucky’s workforce in advancing nursing educational levels.
The American Association of Colleges of Nursing selected Dean Heath as a fellow of the AACN-Wharton Executive Leadership Program.
Information Sessions and Tours
We are offering 14 BSN Information Sessions and Tours during the 2015-16 academic year.
No reservation is needed. Simply come to room 315 in the College of Nursing Building on one of the tour dates below. Each session begins promptly at 1 p.m. Eastern Time and lasts 60-90 minutes.
Fall 2015 semester
- Friday, August 7
- Monday, September 14
- Friday, October 2
- Monday, October 12 (Columbus Day)
- Friday, October 23
- Monday, November 2
- Friday, November 20
Spring 2016 semester
- Friday, February 5
- Monday, February 15 (President's Day)
- Friday, March 4
- Monday, March 14 (UK's Spring Break)
- Friday, March 25 (Good Friday)
- Monday, April 11
- Friday, April 22
BSN Undergraduate Deadlines
Spring: March 1
Fall: August 15
RN to BSN