Current Students

Clinical Contract & Preceptor


Syllabus Information

Creative Writing Project

Getting Started


Academic Calendar

Lists key dates and events for the current academic year such as orientation, first day of classes, ADD/DROP dates, student breaks and holidays, last day of classes, and commencement dates. 

Graduate Assistant Appointment

Application form for graduate/teaching assistant appointments. Indicate terms, campus and areas you are interested in.

College of Nursing Catalog

The catalog consolidates the academic details of each program such as plans of study, course descriptions and student policies.

Graduate Courses Search

Search for every DNP, MSN and PhD course for the current or upcoming semester by term, catalog number, day of the week, and class start or end time for availability. This search engine is dynamic as details are updated as they are received.

College of Nursing Student Policies

All policies relating to undergraduate, professional and PhD students from attendance through academic evaluation appeals procedures. If there’s a policy on some aspect of your education, it’s located here.

UNMC Disclosure Statement

Completion of this form is a formal part of the admittance process for evaluation of your suitability for full admission.

Approved Transfer Courses

These courses have been pre-approved for graduate credit for transfer. Students must follow the procedures described herein to formally request transfer credits.


ENGAGE, UNMC's online community and comprehensive involvement tool, helps you stay connected to events and opportunities around UNMC and with community partners, manage your group activities, and facilitate interprofessional communication.

PhD Handbook

Current PhD Handbook for all students enrolled in the PhD program. Includes entire Comprehensive Exam Rubric appendum.

DNP Handbook

Current DNP Handbook for all students enrolled in the DNP program.



Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Technology has become an essential part of nursing education. To be able to live, learn, and work successfully in our information-rich society, this requirement allows you to utilize technology effectively. New students starting classes will be required to bring their own wireless computing device to school for use in classes and clinical settings.


New portal to your courses, announcements, downloads, syllabi, and recordings.                                

CARE (campus records)

Get Symantec Anti-Virus (Windows and Mac) downloads for your laptop and home computers. All contacts for academic records including graduation, transfer credit, loan deferments, registration, grades, transcripts and licensure.


Regular and wireless printing are available for students.

Technology Support

Technology resources and links for help, computer requirements, BYOD, tutorials, computer evaluator, social media, use and security policies, and expected competencies. Also provides live video stream and audio conference instructions.

UNMC Mobile App

Stay connected with the University of Nebraska Medical Center wherever you are with UNMC Mobile.


UNMC | SYNC is UNMC's online platform to help students, student organizations, faculty and staff stay connected to events and opportunities around campus and in the community.


UNMC employees and students can register for the UNMC ALERTS (Omnilert) emergency notification system that would quickly alert them should a shooting, tornado, or other life-threatening event occur on campus.




Your place for official textbooks, gear and supplies. Shop online or visit the store in the Student Life Center.

Center for Health Living

Wellness is a conscious, self-directed and evolving process of achieving full potential. The Center for Health Living is a multi-purpose facility that offers fitness, leisure, recreation and wellness opportunities for students.

McGoogan Health Sciences Library

Access the Helix catalog, online journals, order articles, mobile library, events and even charge your mobile devices at the available charging stations.  A subscription to Grammarly is available providing access to the Automated Grammar Tutor, Revision Tool and Citation Audit programs.

College of Nursing Newsletters

Newsletters covering all five campus activities, announcements, awards as well as a message from the dean.

Academic Success Coordinators

Campus Contact
Omaha Bobbie Barton, MHEA
Lincoln Ann Callies, MLS
Norfolk Kaycee Kube, MSW
Kearney Sherrilyn Peterson, MS, LMHP
Scottsbluff Amy Zitterkopf, MA
Graduate - Amy Zitterkopf, MA

Division Of Student Success


After Graduation


After College

  • For Students looking for Jobs
  • For Alumni to stay connected
  • For Employers needing to hire

Professional Opportunities

Want to know more about the career outlook that nursing provides? Explore career options, salary and benefits and advanced degree options.


Information for licensure after your graduation.

Alumni Awards

Four awards are available for alumni of the College of Nursing: Distinguished Alumnus Award, Nursing Excellence Award, Honorary Alumnus Award and the Dorothy Patach Spirit of Service Award.