News and Events

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

Dates for Spring Roo Visits

Health Science (BHS) Visits:
Apr. 28 at 4pm

Pre-Licensure BSN (Traditional) Visits:
Apr. 28 at 4pm

Accelerated BSN Roo Visits (Requires a Prior Bachelor’s Degree):
Summer Dates Coming Soon

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

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

Schools of Law, Medicine Advance in National Rankings

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

UMKC Celebrates the 2022 Staff Award Recipients

The awards recognize staff excellence and milestone achievements

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

UMKC Graduates Headline Downtown Arena

New Roo alumni celebrate graduation in the heart of Kansas City

Top 10 Stories of 2021

A year of investment, innovation and bold initiatives