Nursing 101 advising workshops

NURS 101 advising workshop is virtual (ZOOM) until further notice

Who should attend a NURS 101 advising workshop?

  • Mandatory for all current students who want to declare Pre-Nursing
  • Mandatory for all new transfer students; must be accepted to the University of Nevada, Reno prior to meeting with academic advisor
  • Prospective transfer students; will not meet with academic advisor after session
  • Prospective NSHE transfer students; bring unofficial NSHE transcripts to meet with an advisor

Who should not attend a NURS 101 advising workshop?

  • Incoming freshmen; must attend summer orientation
  • Prospective freshmen; attend a Nevada Bound event
  • Students who have already earned a bachelor's degree

What does the NURS 101 advising workshop cover?

  1. Nursing pre-requisite coursework required for admissions for the Orvis School of Nursing BSN Program
  2. Pre-nursing academic policies
  3. Eligibility to apply to the Orvis School of Nursing BSN Program
  4. Admission process and criteria for the BSN Program
  5. Learning how to be a competitive applicant
  6. Attendees will meet with an academic advisor after session (for current or accepted University of Nevada, Reno students only)

What to expect

The NURS 101 advising workshop is mandatory! Workshop must be completed to receive academic advisement. Sessions are held weekly in Orvis Building room 103. Prospective transfer students are welcome to attend the informational portion only (1 hour). Only current University students or admitted transfer students will meet with an academic advisor after session. All transcripts must be submitted to the Admissions and Records office for evaluation.

Upcoming NURS 101 advising workshops

NURS 101 advising workshops dates and times
Date Time Registration
Thursday, June 3 1-3 p.m. Open
Thursday, June 17 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Full
Tuesday, June 29 1-3 p.m. Full
Friday, July 16 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Open
Wednesday, July 28 9-11 a.m. Open
Monday, August 9 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Open
Tuesday, August 24 2-4 p.m. Open

Upcoming NURS 101 advising workshops for prospective transfer students

These workshops are only for students who have not yet applied to the University of Nevada, Reno.

Prospective transfer student NURS 101 advising workshops dates and times
Date Time Registration
TBA TBA n/a

RSVP to attend a NURS 101 advising workshop

Email us at askdhs@unr.edu and include the following information:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Session date/time
  • List of all colleges/universities you have attend
  • NSHE ID number (if applicable)

You must RSVP at least two business days prior to your workshop.