Student Organizations

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Go Beyond the Classroom

We encourage all School of Nursing students to consider participating in our student groups and committees. This is your School and we welcome your input and ideas.

Student Nurses Association

The UConn Student Nurses Association (SNA) is a student-led organization that is open to all students of the University. The group mentors’ students in many areas of health care; participates in community services events; represents School of Nursing students within the University and at state and national meetings; sponsors an annual career fair for all health care majors; and conducts fundraising events.

Nursing House Learning Community

The Nursing Learning Community serves as a support network for undergraduate Nursing majors. It offers an increased level of contact with faculty, staff, peer mentors, and professional organizations.

Undergraduate Student Leadership Council (SLC)

The Undergraduate Student Leadership Council meets twice each semester and is made up of the class officers, organizational officers, Nursing Learning Community representatives, and mentoring program representatives.

The following class officer positions are filled by peer nominations for each nursing cohort:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Fundraising Chair
  • Community Service Chair
  • Class Historian

Committee Participation

The following School of Nursing committee's welcome student members:

  • Innovation & New Knowledge Conference Committee (1 undergraduate and 1 graduate student)
  • Curriculum and Courses (1 undergraduate and 1 graduate student)
  • Doctoral Curriculum Committee (1 doctoral student)
  • Global Programs (1 undergraduate student)
  • Master's Curriculum Committee (1 master's student)
  • Prelicensure Curriculum Committee (1 undergraduate student)