News and Events

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

Health Science (BHS) In-Person Visits:
Nov 11 at 3pm HSB 4302

Pre-Licensure BSN (Traditional) In-Person Roo Visits:
Nov 11 at 3pm HSB - Room 4307

Pre-Licensure BSN (Traditional) Virtual Roo Visits via Zoom link:Launch Meeting - Zoom
Oct 20 at 3:30pm
Nov 10 at 3:30pm

Accelerated BSN Virtual Roo Visits (Requires a Prior Bachelor’s Degree) via Zoom link:Launch Meeting - Zoom
Nov 10 at 4pm
December 15 at 11am

Click here for sign-up or more information.

UMKC Sees Increase In Undergraduate Applications For Nursing

Local news outlets report on the pandemic's effect on applications to nursing schools

Truman Medical Centers Changes Name To University Health

Local media cover the name change for Truman Medical Centers

Public Health Graduates Help a City Get its Health Department Rolling Again

City of Independence, UMKC help each other as importance of community programs grows

Clinic Conundrum Creates Career

One Nurse's Motivation to Solve Real World Issues

Breaking Down Barriers While Learning a New City and Profession

L.A. transplant Coco Ndipagbor, with help from an LGBTQIA scholarship, led her class in nursing school

Nursing Professor Helps Shape KC’s New Health Improvement Plan

Joseph Lightner says plan aims to counter racism and its effects before they lead to chronic illness

Crossing the Bridge From Campus to Career

Meet five recent UMKC graduates who went straight from campus to the first stage of a rewarding career

Commencement at The K: Unique In Every Way

Historic setting at Kauffman Stadium marks emergence from isolation

Three to Receive Gold Award for Humanistic Care

Standouts in health outreach during the pandemic will be recognized by national foundation

Nursing Shortage Aggravated by the Pandemic

KSHB talks to dean of the UMKC School of Nursing and Health Studies about nursing shortage and pandemic

UMKC Health Sciences Students Play Major Role in COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

Meet the medical, nursing, pharmacy and dental students who are helping

Undergraduates Earn Summer Research Grants

The grant recipients will present their projects at a campus research symposium in the fall.