Tag Archives: nursing

Fall 2016 Nursing Events

The UIC College of Nursing in Urbana has officially scheduled information sessions, application sessions and open house events for this fall. 

BSN Information Sessions:  All prospective students are encouraged to attend a BSN Information Session.  Students are able to schedule a 1-on-1 appointment with the admissions counselor only after attending an information session.  Advisors, faculty, staff and all those interested are always welcome to attend.   Please call 217-333-2507 to RSVP and for the location. 

·         Friday, August 26 at 3:30pm

·         Wednesday, August 31 at 4:00pm

·         Tuesday, September 13 at 4:00pm

·         Friday, September 30 at 4:00pm

·         Friday, October 14 at 3:30pm

·         Thursday, October 27 at 4:00pm

·         Friday, October 28 at 4:00pm

 

BSN How to Apply Sessions: For prospective students who are applying to the BSN program this year.  The admissions counselor will talk through the admissions process, the application and provide additional insight for applicants.  Please call 217-333-2507 to RSVP and for the location.

·         Tuesday, September 13 at 5:00pm

·         Friday, September 30 at 5:00pm

·         Wednesday, October 12 at 4:00pm

·         Monday, October 24 at 4:00pm

 

GEMS Information Sessions:  New in Urbana in the fall of 2015, the Graduate Entry Masters of Science program is specifically for individuals with a non-nursing baccalaureate degree who wish to pursue a nursing career.  This pre-licensure nursing program is sometimes a better fit for juniors and seniors who are closer to completing their bachelors degree than being able to apply to the BSN program.  Please call 217-333-2507 to RSVP and for the location.

·         Wednesday, September 14 at 4:00pm

·         Thursday, September 29 at 4:00pm

·         Friday, October 14 at 4:00pm

·         Tuesday, October 25 at 4:00pm

 

Open House Events:  No need to RSVP.  Please join us at the UIC College of Nursing at 625 S Wright Street.

Saturday, September 24, BSN Open House, 11am-3pm                          

Tuesday, October 18, GEMS Open House, 5-7pm                                   

Spring 2016 College of Nursing Information Sessions

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Information Sessions: Prospective BSN students can meet with the UIC College of Nursing Admissions Counselor, Allison Holden, after they have attended a BSN Information Session.

  • Monday, February 15 at 3:30pm
  • Monday, February 29 at 4:00pm
  • Monday, March 14 at 4:00pm
  • Thursday, March 31 at 3:30pm
  • Monday, April 4 at 4:00pm
  • Monday, April 18 at 4:00pm
  • Thursday, May 15 at 3:30pm

Graduate Entry Masters of Science (GEMS): 

  • Monday, March 14 at 5:00pm
  • Monday, April 11 at 4:00pm
  • Thursday, May 5 at 4:30pm

UIC College of Nursing BSN Information Sessions

Brick_CONLogo_(NoBorder)

The UIC College of Nursing in Urbana will be hosting several informations sessions for students interested in learning more about the BSN program. These sessions will include information about prerequisite coursework and admissions requirements. BSN applicants for the fall of 2016 are highly encouraged to attend a “How to Apply” session. The location will be given when students RSVP to 217-333-2507.

BSN Information Sessions: Thursday, November 19 at 5pm and Friday, December 4 at 4pm

The fall 2016 application is active and closes on January 15.

College of Nursing Graduate Program Open House

Brick_CONLogo_(NoBorder)

The UIC College of Nursing in Urbana (located at 625 S. Wright St.) is hosting a Graduate Program Open House on Tuesday, October 13 at 6pm. This annual event for prospective students highlights their graduate programs including the Graduate Entry Masters of Science, the Advanced Generalist Masters and the Doctorate of Nursing Practice. To RSVP, call 217-333-2507

UIC College of Nursing in Urbana Events

Brick_CONLogo_(NoBorder)

The UIC College of Nursing in Urbana has several events for prospective BSN and Graduate Entry Masters students.

The Graduate Entry Masters of Science program is a new program to Urbana this fall.  Dubbed the career changer, the GEMS program allows individuals with a non-nursing bachelor to obtain a Masters of Science in Nursing and test for nursing licensure after seven consecutive terms (2.5 years).  Any students interested in learning more about this degree are encouraged to attend the annual Graduate Open House on Tuesday, October 13 from 6-8pm.  Call 217-333-2507 to RSVP.  For additional GEMS program information, visit our webpage here: http://www.nursing.uic.edu/academics-admissions/graduate-entry-master-science-program#program-overview

 Students interested in learning more about the BSN program, including prerequisite coursework and admissions requirements are highly encouraged to attend a BSN information session.  BSN applicants for the fall of 2016 are highly encouraged to attend a “How to Apply” session.  The location will be given when students RSVP to 217-333-2507.

 BSN Information Sessions:

Tuesday, August 25 at 4pm

Friday, August 28 at 4pm

Friday, September 11 at 5pm

Thursday, October 1 at 4pm

Friday, October 9 at 4pm

Thursday, October 22 at 3:30pm

Friday, November 6 at 4pm

Thursday, November 19 at 5pm

Friday, December 4 at 4pm

 How to Apply Sessions:

Thursday, September 3 at 3:30pm

Thursday, September 24 at 3:30pm

Friday, October 2 at 4pm

Thursday, October 22 at 4:30pm

Thursday, November 5 at 4pm

 The fall 2016 application is active and closes on January 15.