Graduation – Class of 2017!

You are the next generation of Distinguished Rutgers Nurses.
Please be sure to check out the 2017 Graduation Portal for up to date information on events, programs, and important deadlines leading up to the big day.

2016–2017 Alumni Scholarship Gala

Congratulations to our award winners and scholarship recipients:
• Cheryl A. Krause-Parello, PhD '07 who was honored with the 2016 - 2017 RSONAA Outstanding Alumni Award
• Ms. Adriana L. Castaño, MS ‘12 was honored with the 2016 – 2017 Rising Star Award.
• Ms. Susan B. Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN was honored with the inaugural RSONAA President’s Award

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'Jersey Matters' featuring SON Community Health Workers

The Community Health Worker Program trains Newark residents as health advocates for their neighbors. Learn more about this Rutgers School of Nursing initiative as featured on the TV show, Jersey Matters.
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The Winter 2016 digital issue of NJ HIVLinks

Published by the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center at Rutgers School of Nursing, New Jersey HIVLinks, offers cutting-edge information for health care students and professionals. Featured articles include:
-Zika Virus: What New Jersey HIV and STD Providers Need to Know
-Addressing the Opioid Crisis in New Jersey: Bridging Public Health and Law Enforcement Efforts
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Lifetime Achievement Award

Recognized internationally as a key influencer in the battle against HIV/AIDS, Rutgers School of Nursing’s Dean William Holzemer is the recipient of the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Nursing in AIDS Care.
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Ranked in the top 20 Best Graduate Nursing Schools

Rutgers School of Nursing has been ranked in the Top 20 by U.S. News and World Report. In the first-ever ranking of Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, our DNP program was ranked #17. Our MSN program was ranked #19.

Rutgers Nursing Student Travels World Caring for the Sick

School breaks are often a time for students to relax, but Rutgers junior Zainab Poonawalla instead spends her time traveling the globe providing healthcare and education to the poor. (Video)

Rutgers School of Nursing

Defining leadership and excellence in nursing education is the mark of Rutgers Nursing. This heritage of excellence is at the heart of all our degree programs and places Rutgers equal to the most prestigious nursing programs in the nation. Inspired and empowered by the quality of education they receive at the School of Nursing, our graduates are recognized as leaders and industry influencers throughout the profession. The Rutgers School of Nursing has the academic programs to meet your needs. Read more »

HIV Nursing Education

The Rutgers School of Nursing offers a unique Advanced Practice HIV Care Specialization that can be added to any DNP program for just one extra course and is available as a standalone certificate for current nurse practitioners.

Calendar of events


Global Nursing Health Care Conference

Rutgers Day

Newark and New Brunswick, NJ
April 29, 2017

School of Nursing Picnic

School of Nursing Picnic

New Brunswick, NJ (Rutgers Gardens)
May 1, 2017

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Rutgers Nursing At-A-Glance

Meet our


Centers of Excellence
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Campus & Residency

Newark, New Brunswick, Blackwood


Pie Chart of Faculty Degrees


Student Enrollment Bar Chart

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