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.

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All Levels

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 30, 2017.

*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 2017 (this includes any documentation expiring August 28, 2017 - December 8, 2017) must be updated and turned into the office manager by noon on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 (RN to BSN paperwork is due by noon on Tuesday, May 23, 2017). Paperwork can be hand delivered or 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 MySUU 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!

Apply for a License (DOPL)

NCLEX Examination Registration

LPN by equivalency test school code US38900000 (application must be in to the state board within 30 days of the date of the letter of equivalency)

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 Monday, December 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m., SCA 011. Fee for exam is $55 for proctored assessment or $85 for proctored assessment and Practice Exams. Students must pay and pre-register through the nursing office no later than Noon on November 10, 2017 (fees are non-refundable and are subject to change). Contact the Nursing Office for additional information. Students can pay LPN fee online (Bring receipt to office after paying).

Fall 2017

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Level 1
Fall 2017

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 30, 2017.

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.

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

First week of school (Monday, 08/28/2017 - Friday, 09/01/2017) schedule:

Classes are: Monday, 0900 - 1150, 1300 - 1450 in SCA 106 and Tuesday, 0800 - 1150 and 1300 - 1550 in SCA 011.

Monday (8/28/2017):
NURS 3140, 0900, SCA 106
NURS 3160, 1300, SCA 106

Tuesday (8/29/2017):
NURS 3130, 0700 - 1030, SCA 011 (Note time change, today only)
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): Tuesday (08/29/2017) 1100-1300, Canyon Park (Lunch will be served).
NURS 3120, 1300, SCA 011

IHC Representative coming to take pictures for Student Intermountain badges (no hats). Date & Time TBA

Wednesday (08/30/17):
Patient Teaching Coaching 0800 to 1600, location; Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter Room

NURS 3135 Group A: (SCA 103)

Thursday (08/31/17):
Orientation to 3135 and Safety in SCA 103 0800-1600. Lunch 1200-1300, bring own lunch.

NURS 3135 Group B: (SCA 103)

Friday (09/01/17):
Orientation to 3135 and Safety in SCA 103 0800-1600. Lunch 1200-1300, bring own lunch.

Other Schedule Changes:

ATI training: Wednesday (09/06/2017), 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., SCA 011

Tuesday (09/12/2017) 1200, Pictures for nursing badges, Bennion Building (formerly the Administration Building) 304

                                             IHC Representative coming to take pictures for Student Intermountain badges (no hats).

Thursday (Date TBA), Clinical Orientation at Cedar City Hospital (see clinical schedule for groups and times.

Friday (9/29/2017), End of Life Training, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm, SCA 011

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Level 2
Fall 2017

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 30, 2017.

(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 (Monday, 08/28/2017 - Friday, 09/01/2017) schedule:

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

Monday (8/28/2017):
NURS 3235 Orientation, 0900-1230, SCA 103;
Lunch (on your own), 1230-1330
NURS 3235 IV Skills, 1330-1700, SCA 103

Tuesday (8/29/2017):
NURS 3235 Advanced IV, 0830-1030, SCA 103
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): 1100-1300, Canyon Park (Lunch will be served).
NURS 3235 CVAD with Level 4, 1300-1500, SCA 103
NURS 3235 Practice, 1500-1700, SCA 103

Wednesday - Thursday (8/30/2017- 8/31/2017), Regular Class schedule.

Other Schedule Changes:

Wednesday (9/06/2017):
ATI Training, Mandatory, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., SCA 011

Friday (09/08/2017):
DRMC Orientation and Computer Training, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  - DRMC, Foremaster Computer Lab; 1424 E. Foremaster Drive, across the street from the new hospital.

Level 3
Fall 2017

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 30, 2017.

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

Hurst Review (Live NCLEX Review): Wednesday, 12/06/2017 - Friday, 12/08/2017, 0900-1730, Location: R. Haze Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter Room. All level 3 students will need to register at hurstreview.com, no later than November 3, 2017. 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 (Monday, 08/28/2017 - Friday, 09/01/2017) schedule:

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

Monday (08/28/2017)
Level Three Clinical Orientations (NURS 4335/4355), 0800 - 1000, SCA 011
Clinical Groups 1 & 2: EFM Skills, 1230 - 1430, SCA 104
Clinical Groups 3 & 4: EFM Skills, 1430 - 1630

Tuesday (8/29/2017):
Clinical Groups 3 & 4: Skills Demo/Practice, 0800 - 1100, SCA 104
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): 1100-1300, Canyon Park (Lunch will be served).
Clinical Groups 1 & 2: Skills Demo/Practice, 1300 - 1600, SCA 104

Wednesday (08/30/2017):  Regular Class Schedule

Thursday (8/31/2017): Clinical Orientation at Cedar City Hospital
Clinical Groups 1 & 2: 0830 - 0845
Clinical Groups 3 & 4: 0845 - 0900
NURS 4350, 1300 - 1450, SCA 011
NURS 4330, 1500 - 1650, SCA 011

Friday (9/01/2017)
Clinical Groups 1 & 2: Independent Skills Practice, 0800 - 1200, SCA 104
Clinical Groups 3 & 4: Independent Skills Practice, 1300 - 1700, SCA 104

Other Schedule Changes:

ATI training: Wednesday (09/06/2017) 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, SCA 011

Clinical Orientation: Thursday (09/14/2017) & Friday (09/15/2017)
DRMC Orientation, DRMC, 400 East campus


Level 4
Fall 2017

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 30, 2017.

Hurst Review (Live NCLEX Review): Wednesday, 12/06/2017 - Friday, 12/08/2017, 0900-1730, Location: R. Haze Hunter Conference Center, Charles Hunter Room.  All level 4 students will need to register at hurstreview.com, no later than November 3, 2017. 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 (Monday, 08/28/2017 - Friday, 09/01/2017) schedule:

Monday (08/28/2017)
NURS 4555 Clinical Orientation, 1300 - 1600, SCA 011.

Tuesday (08/29/2017):
Opening Celebration (Mandatory): 1100-1300, Canyon Park (Lunch will be served).

Wednesday (08/30/2017):
Skills Review, 1230 - 1430, SCA 103/104
Independent Skills Practice, 1430 - 1600, SCA 103/104 (Level 4 ONLY).

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

Other Schedule Changes:

DRMC Orientation of the ICU, Cath Lab & ED, will be explained in detail by instructor.


RN to BSN
Fall 2017

All Clinical Documentation is due to Teresa by Noon on May 23, 2017.

Register for the following NURS courses: 3121, 4341, 4351, and 4356

First day of school, Tuesday, August 29, 2017  in SCA 106

All classes are on Tuesday's, plan on 0800 to 1700 (unless noted otherwise):

Tuesday (8/29/2017)
0800 - 1000, NURS 4351, SCA 106
1000 - 1100, NURS 4341, SCA 106
1100 - 1300, Opening Celebration (Mandatory): Canyon Park (Lunch will be served).
1300 - 1350, NURS 4341, SCA 106

1400 - 1650, NURS 3121, SCA 106

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