Nursing 101 workshops

NURS 101 Workshop is virtual (ZOOM) until further notice

Who should attend NURS 101?

  • 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 NURS 101?

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

What does the NURS 101 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 UNR students only)

What to expect

NURS 101 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.

RSVP to attend NURS 101

Email us at 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.

Upcoming NURS 101 workshops

NURS 101 workshops dates and times
Date Time Registration
Thursday, December 10 1-3 p.m. Open
Wednesday, December 16 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Open
Tuesday, December 22  10 a.m.-12 p.m. Open
Wednesday, January 6 1-3 p.m. Open
Thursday, January 14 2-4 p.m. Open
Friday, January 22 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Open
Thursday, January 28 1-3 p.m. Open