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University of Cincinnati College of Nursing

"Sophomore year is both motivating and challenging. For the first time, we are able to practice the course material in real-life scenarios and have genuine contact with those in need."

Greetings Future Students,

Welcome to the College of Nursing at the University of Cincinnati. We appreciate your interest in our college and hope you will become a frequent visitor. As you explore our Web site, we hope you will discover all that the College of Nursing has to offer. Should you choose the College of Nursing for your studies, we will help you discover and develop your potential in a world filled with challenges and changes.

BSN: College Close-Up

The College of Nursing hosts a College Close-Up presentation and tour for high school students every Thursday from 1:00 - 2:30 pm. Students and their families will learn all about the freshman admission process, the BSN program, and other opportunities in the College of Nursing; and they will also go on a tour around our main campus nursing facilities. High school students should schedule a visit to the University of Cincinnati and the College of Nursing here:

Tours of the UC East campus in Batavia, OH can be arranged on an individual basis. These can be scheduled by emailing

RN to BSN Online Program Info Sessions

If you are a graduate from an associate degree or hospital-based diploma program in nursing, we invite you to pursue our RN to BSN Online program. We offer both full- and part-time programs taught completely online, with a community clinical project completed in your local community or geographic area.

Click here to register for one of the following online information sessions:

  • November 19th - 10:00 a.m.
  • December 9th - 2:00 p.m.
  • January 23rd - 1:00 p.m.
  • February 23rd - 1:00 p.m.
  • March 25th - 11:00 a.m.
  • April 29th - 2:00 p.m.
  • May 15th - 2:00 p.m.
  • June 16th - 11:00 a.m.
  • July 22nd - 2:00 p.m.

Please note that as a result of state boards of nursing and the DOE Higher Education regulation changes, the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing is not currently accepting applications for our distance learning RN to BSN program from students residing in the states listed in the State Regulations section below.

Accelerated Info Sessions

If you are an individual that already holds a non-nursing degree and wish to pursue a master’s degree in nursing, the Accelerated Program is an ideal academic path for you.

To learn more about our Accelerated Program, consider registering for an on-campus information session here.

Or, check out a previously recorded information session here.

Note: It may take a few minutes for the recording to load.

On Campus MSN Information Session

Are you a local student interested in one of UC’s on-campus MSN programs? Join us for an information session to learn more! You’ll hear from the graduate advisor as well as the program director of your choice.

The on-campus MSN information sessions will cover the following specialties: Adult-Gero Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner and Occupational Health Nursing.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The information session will be held from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. RSVP here.

Click here if you would like to be contacted when there is an information session for your program of interest.

DNP Information Session

The DNP offers an option for nurses who choose to maintain focus on providing leadership in nursing practice.

Click here to receive more information or to register for an information session.

PhD Information Session

If you are interested in becoming an independent nurse scientist who is engaged in programs of research that aid to the scientific foundation of nursing and health care, you should consider attending one of our information sessions.

Click here if you would like to be contacted when there is an information session about the PhD program.

For increased flexibility, we've recorded an information session that you can watch at your convenience.

Click here to view the PhD Information Session.

Note: It may take a few minutes for the recording to load.

Looking for Specific Program Information?

To learn more about specific programs and specialties, view our Academic Programs section.

Office of Student Affairs

Procter Hall, Room 260
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Phone: (513) 558-3600 or (855) 558-1889