Current Student Updates

Fall 2017 College of Nursing Electives List

Dear Students,

Below is a listing of electives that will be offered Fall 2017.  If you are interested in any of the following courses, please make an appointment with your advisor to discuss your program plans.  The course must be listed in your program plans in order to receive the permits necessary to register.  For more details regarding the courses, please visit the complete schedule on the portal ( 

Thank you!


Erika Boyko

Showcase your Talent with UCONSA 4/25

Dear Students,

UCONSA invites each of you to participate in their talent show “Behind the Scrubs”! Proceeds will benefit the Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS). The event will feature students singing, dancing, reciting spoken word and more in a low-key environment. If you’re not up for gracing the stage, you’re welcome to attend as an audience member. This is an excellent cause!

UCONSA Talent Show to Benefit SAMS
Tuesday April 25th
4-5:30 pm
SCW Room 218/9

Erin Beckman

Basic Physical Exam Course

Dear Nursing Colleagues and Students:

Once again this summer I'm offering a refresher course for R.N.s (or soon to be R.N.s) of the basic wellness exam ages 6 years and above, using both online and in-lab practice time.

See attached flyer for more information.

This course is ideal for:

Dr. Marlene Sefton

Class of 2017 Senior Lunch

BSN Seniors, 

You are cordially invited to the 

Senior Luncheon and Pool Jump! 

The event will be held Tuesday, May 2nd, from 12-2 pm in the 3rd floor Event Center. It will be a grand celebration of our two years, with student and faculty recognition, a pinning ceremony, lunch, cake, and senior slideshow! Please note that this event is solely for the senior student body and guests cannot be accomodated.

Oleida Reyes

AHA BLS Courses: 4/20, 5/11, and 6/8 @ Medical Sciences Building

Certification Dates & Times:
BLS - Thurs, April 20, 2017
BLS - Thurs, May 11, 2017
BLS - Thurs, June 8, 2017

Course Fees: $45 (Please note this fee is for the course only and does not include the cost of the recommended provider manuels.)

Class times for all BLS Courses:
New Certification: 1pm-5pm
Renewal Certification: 3pm-5pm

For more information, please see attached flier.


GSNO Official Google Group

Dear Students:

GSNO has an official Google Group for sharing information. Click the link below and sign in to your Google account to become a member. Students who join the group will be considered official members of the Graduate Student Nurses Organization.!forum/uic_gsno


GSNO Executive Board

Erin Beckman

President of GSNO
Grad Entry MS

773 676 3879 (cell)

Erin Beckman


The following scholarships and loan repayment programs have upcoming deadlines. Please pay special attention to each individual deadline.

Indian Health Service

Deadline: March 28, 2017

For members of federally recognized Tribes and villages. You must be enrolled in an eligible health profession degree program.

AfterCollege/AACN $10,000 Scholarship Fund

Tula Georgopoulos

UHP End of Year Awards Ceremony 2017

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Recognizing the outstanding achievements of UHP Students

The UIC Urban Health Program invites you and your families to attend its Annual End of Year Reception to recognize and the outstanding achievements of UHP students at all levels and to celebrate the new beginnings of the UHP Graduating class of 2017!

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

5:30-7PM Awards Ceremony
7-8PM Reception

Charese Jackson