News and Events

Keep up with the School of Nursing and Health Studies latest news and events

Dates for Fall Roo Visits
BHS and Traditional BSN sessions will be held in NHSB 4307. All Accelerated BSN sessions will be virtual.

Health Science (BHS) Visits:
Sept. 20 at 11:30am
Oct. 25 at 11:30am
Nov. 28 at 11:30am

Pre-Licensure BSN (Traditional) Visits:
Oct. 12 at 11:30am
Nov. 8 at 11:30am

Virtual Accelerated BSN Roo Visits (Requires a Prior Bachelor’s Degree):
Oct. 20 at 11:30am
Nov. 15 at 11:30am

Click here to sign-up or call the UMKC Welcome Center at 816-235-UMKC (8652) for more information.

Health Sciences Campus Welcomes New Alumni Relations Director

Amelia Howard has been a member of the academic support staff for UMKC athletics since 2008

Mock Disaster Exercise Puts Nursing Students to the Test

New York Hope challenged participants with earthquake aftermath simulation

Nursing and Health Studies Graduates Round Home

Commencement held at Kaufmann Stadium for second year

UMKC Researcher Studying Kansas City’s Zero-Fare Buses

Amanda Grimes receives funding from the Environmental Protection Agency

Outstanding Alumni Recognized at 2022 Alumni Awards Celebration

Sixteen alumni and one family were honored at the April event

Undergraduate Research Symposium Returns to State Capitol

Students conduct research on cancer, jazz, earthquakes and more

UMKC Celebrates the 2022 Staff Award Recipients

The awards recognize staff excellence and milestone achievements

Schools of Law, Medicine Advance in National Rankings

U.S. News & World Report recognizes excellence in primary care, trial advocacy and legal writing

A Heart for Rural Health Care

Leslie Luke receives School of Nursing and Health Studies Alumni Achievement Award

Women’s Council Escalates Scholars’ Success

More than $2 million has helped enrich academic careers of more than 2,000 women

A Decade as Top Program for the UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies

U.S. News & World Report ranks online graduate programs

School of Nursing and Health Studies Recognizes Graduates

The health care field gets a new infusion of talent from UMKC’s Mid-Year Commencement