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
UK's BREATHE team recently partnered with Youth Empowered Solutions (YES) to host tobacco and youth advocacy training for leadership students of Hazard High School, as well as a training session for adult community advocates from around the state on the importance of youth empowerment and mentorship and how to engage youth in advocacy efforts.
The University of Kentucky College of Nursing Veterans Nursing Council and students in Dr. Lexie Dampier's NUR 201 class collected a total of 70,000 bottle caps to raise money for Lady Veterans Connect, a non-profit organization in Lexington, Kentucky, which aims to end homelessness for lady veterans.
Alysha Greenwell, president of the December Class of 2017, reflects on her time at the UK College of Nursing in her Pinning Ceremony speech presented on Friday, December 15.
Drs. Audrey Darville and Zim Okoli will be featured in a new KET program Calling It Quits: Real Help to Stop Smoking. The show airs Monday, Dec. 18 at 9/8 pm on KET, and examines effective medications and behavioral strategies available to help tobacco users give up smoking for good.
Information Sessions and Tours
We will be offering several BSN Information Sessions and Tours beginning in the Fall 2017 semester. Click here for details.
BSN Undergraduate Deadlines
Second Degree BSN
Spring: August 15
Fall: March 1
Spring: October 15
Fall: July 1
Spring: September 1
Fall: March 1
Spring: Oct. 15
Fall: Feb. 15
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