Nursing

Current Nursing Students

This page is updated on a regular basis and students need to refer back to it often in order to have the most up to date information

Information for:
All Levels · Level 1 · Level 2 · Level 3 · Level 4 · RN to BSN

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All Levels

All  Clinical Documentation is Due to Teresa by Noon on June 30, 2015

Flu Shots due to Teresa by Noon on Thursday, October 1, 2015

*Graduation Information:

Students need to apply for graduation within the mySUU portal by the appropriate deadline:

INTENDED GRADUATION DEADLINE
Fall Semester Oct 15
Spring Semester Dec 15
Summer Semester Feb 15

Additional graduation information.

Clinical Documentation

ALL clinical documentation for Fall Semester 2015 (this includes any documentation expiring August 24, 2015 - December 4, 2015) must be updated and turned into the office manager by noon on June 30, 2015.  Paperwork can be mailed to SUU Department of Nursing, Attention: Teresa Higbee, 351 West University Blvd., Cedar City, UT 84720 or e-mailed to higbeet@suu.edu

PN and RN Licensing

Application Process 

1. RN Candidates, Request an SUU Transcript from "My Portal", select "After Degree is Posted" and send to doplbureau7@utah.gov.
    PN Candidates, pick up a Letter of Equivalency from the Department of Nursing after passing the PN-Predictor (to be enclosed with your
    application to DOPL).
2. Register and pay Pearson Vue.
3. Once transcripts are sent (or PN-Letter of Equivalency is obtained), send to Occupational and Professional Licensing (DOPL) the completed application, required fee and completed fingerprint cards.

(Please note, test must be taken within 30 days of DOPL receiving application!

http://www.dopl.utah.gov/ click on Apply for a License
www.vue.com/nclex NCLEX Examination Registration
LPN by equivalency test school code US38909800 or US38909700; RN school code US38500000

Please note: PN assessment exam for SUU nursing students (must complete level 2 successfully) will only be offered twice a year; once in May and  December. Next exam will be on December 14, 2015, 9:00 a.m. - Noon, SC301. Fee for exam $50 for assessment only or $80 for assessment and practice assessment. Students must pay and pre-register through the nursing office no later than Noon on November 13, 2015 (fees are non-refundable and are subject to change). Contact the Nursing Office for additional information. Students can pay on-line. LPN Predictor (Bring receipt to office after paying).

Summer 2015

Fall 2015


Level 1 Fall 2015

ALL CLINICAL DOCUMENTATION IS DUE TO TERESA BY NOON ON TUESDAY, June 30, 2015

Register for the following NURS courses: 3120, 3130, 3140, 3160 and one of the 3135 sections. You must be flexible – there will be class or clinical experiences everyday; Monday through Friday, in this first semester.

First week of school (08/24/2015 - 08/28/2015) schedule:

Classes Monday 0900-1150 (SCA 106) & 1300-1450 (SCA 106), Tuesday 0730-1120 (SCA 106) and 1300-1550 (SCA 106).

Opening Celebration (Mandatory): Tuesday (08/25/2015) 1130-1300, Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight Room (ST 208S)

Patient Coaching Training: Wednesday (08/26/2015), 1000-1200, 1300-1500; Location TBA

NURS 3135 Group A: (SCA 103 & 104)
Thursday (08/27/2015) 1000-1300 Safety & Infection Control Module in SCA 103
Wednesday (09/02/2015) 1000-1300 Orient to Clinical Lab in SCA 104

NURS 3135 Group B: (SCA 103)
Friday (08/28/2015) 1300-1600 Safety & Infection Control Module
Wednesday (09/02/2015) 1330-1630 Orient to Clinical Lab

Classes Mondays and Tuesdays (check the posted schedule); Clinicals/Labs are on Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays (varying times depending on group)

ATI training: Wednesday (8/26/2015) 8:00 am - 9:00 am, SC 301

Other Schedule Changes:

Monday (08/31/2015) 1500, Pictures for nursing badges, Hunter Conference Center, room 211 (the Whiting Room, outside the great hall)

  • SUU Nursing Uniforms by "Coming Soon" (Patches available from the Nursing Office, only)


Level 2 Fall 2015

(Students are eligible to take the PN NCLEX at the end of this semester, if interested see licensing information at the top of this page).

Register for the following NURS courses: 3220, 3230, 3240, and one of the 3235 sections.

First week of school (08/24/2015 - 08/28/2015) schedule:

Monday (08/24/2015)
0900-1700, NURS 3235 Lab Activities, SCA 103

Tuesday (08/25/2015)
0900-1115, NURS 3235 Lab Activities, SCA 103
Opening Celebration (Mandatory):  Tuesday (08/25/2015) 1130-1300, Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight Room (ST 208S)
1330-1700, NURS 3235 Lab Activities, SCA 103

Classes Wednesdays and Thursdays (check the posted schedule). Clinicals are on Mondays and Tuesdays.

ATI training: Wednesday (8/26/2015) 9:00 am - 10:00 am, SC 301

Other Schedule Changes:

Friday (09/11/2015) 0900 - 1230
All Level 2 Students Computer Training 0900-1200.  W1-W4 Orientation 1200-1230, with Joelle Winkle at 1424 E. Foremaster Drive, across the street from the new hospital in the computer room.

Level 3 Fall 2015

*REFER TO THE NOTE AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE "SCIENCE MAJORS" REGARDING GRADUATION PAPERS.

Hurst Review (Live NCLEX Review): 12/02/2015-12/04/2015, 0900-1700, SCA 011. All level 3 students will need to register at http://www.hurstreview.com/, no later than October 30, 2015. Registration information/codes will be handed out the first part of fall semester.

Register for the following NURS courses: 4320, 4330, 4340, 4350, one of the 4335 sections, and one of the 4355 sections.

First week of school (08/24/2015 - 08/28/2015) schedule:

Monday (08/24/2015)
0900-1000, NURS 4335 Clinical Lab Orientation, SCA 104
1000-1200, Electronic Fetal Monitoring (EFM) Instruction, SCA 104
1200-1300, Lunch (on your own)
1300-1600, Post Partum (PP) & Pediatric Instruction, SCA 104

Tuesday (08/25/2015)
900-1100, NURS 4335 Lab Practice, SCA 104
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): Tuesday (08/25/2015) 1130-1300, Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight Room (ST 208S)
1300-1700, NURS 4335 Lab Practice & VVMC Orientation, SCA 104

Thursday (08/27/2015)
0900-1600, NURS 4335 Validation, SCA 104

Classes Wednesdays and Fridays (check the posted schedule). Clinicals are on Mondays, Tuesdays, some Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays

Other Schedule Changes:

Monday (8/31/2015)
0900-1600, NURS 4335 Validation, SCA 104

ATI training: Wednesday (9/2/2015) 8:00 am - 9:00 am, SC 301

Thursday (9/03/2015)
0900-1600, NURS 4335 Validation, SCA 104

Clinical Facility Orientation:  TBA


Level 4 Fall 2015

Hurst Review (Live NCLEX Review): 12/02/2015-12/04/2015, 0900-1700, SCA 011. All level 4 students will need to register at http://www.hurstreview.com/, no later than October 30, 2015. Students must sign in using their user name and password previously created.  DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT UNLESS YOU WANT TO PAY FOR IT.

Register for the following NURS courses: 4430, 4440, 4550, one of the 4435 sections and one of the 4555 sections.

First week of school (08/24/2015 - 08/28/2015) schedule:
Monday (08/24/2015)
NURS 4555 Clinical Orientation, 0800-1200, SCA 011.  Open House Skills Resources, 1200 - 1700, SCA 011

Tuesday (08/25/2015)
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): Tuesday (08/25/2015) 1130-1300, Sharwan Smith Student Center, Starlight Room (ST 208S)

Wednesday (08/26/2015)
Skills Review: 0730 - 1000, SCA 103

Classes Thursdays and Fridays (check the posted schedule). Clinicals 24/7 as scheduled individually, starting TBA.

Other Schedule Changes:

ATI training: Wednesday (9/2/2015) 9:00 am - 10:00 am, SC 301

DRMC Orientation of the ICU, Cath Lab & ED, TBA


RN to BSN Summer 2015

Classes begin on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at 0800 in SCA 106. See above Summer 2015 schedule for details.

Register for the following NURS courses: 3141, 3261, and 4361, if upper division credit is needed have office staff assist by adding NURS 4830-01, Readings and Conferences.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 1200, Pictures for Nursing Badges, Hunter Conference Center, room 211 (the Whiting Room, outside the great hall).