Applications Open for September 2019 Nursing Residency

Date & Time

Monday, April 1, 2019

Applications will be accepted starting April 1, 2019. Application deadline will be May 15, 2019.

The start date for this residency cohort will be Sepember 9, 2019

Application instructions and important dates are available in our FAQ section.

How do you apply?
First, apply online for the Registered Nurse Residency position at

The following required components must be emailed in full at the same time to Lauren Forbes at :

  1. Professional resume
  2. Two clinical letters of reference using the Letter of Reference Form 
       [PDF requires Adobe® Acrobat Reader to view.]
    1. recent medical-surgical instructor *REQUIRED
    2. another clinical instructor
  3. Short essay (less than 500 words) answering the following question: Describe the experiences that qualify you to be considered as a candidate for the Nurse Residency Program. (Remember to include all academic, personal and work experience that you have had.)
  4. Copy of your transcript, including your most recent grades
  5. List the nursing electives you chose during your nursing program that relates to your unit of interest

The program is a year in length with 6 months counting as non-productive time (Although you are paid as a resident, you do not count on floor staffing numbers, allowing sufficient time for your preceptor-supervised orientation.) A two year Staff RN employment commitment will be requested after successful completion of the nurse residency program.

Interested student nurses should contact Lauren Forbes by email at Application instructions and important dates are available in our FAQ section.



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