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It’s not just a career. It’s a calling.
Compassionate care isn't just something taught by textbook. It's earned by working with faculty, staff, students and a personal mission to improve lives.

Forge the Future of Nursing

The WVU School of Nursing remains committed to providing the highest level of undergraduate professional nursing education, while expanding opportunities for graduate education.

Research and Scholarly Activity

The focus of West Virginia University School of Nursing's research is reducing health disparities among rural Appalachians. It is through this ongoing work with adults, families, and communities that WVU's nurse researchers are positively impacting the health of West Virginians.

Recent News

Veterans who attend WVU can request an appointment for Veteran Oral Health Day

A limited number of appointments will be available at Veteran Oral Health Day on Friday, November 12, 2021. Veterans and active National Guard and Reserve members will receive free dental screenings, x-rays as necessary, cleaning, simple fillings and other urgent care needs based on the determination of the faculty and student dental and dental hygiene providers.

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The WVU School of Nursing thrives on the donations of wonderful people like you. Through the generous gifts of our alumni and friends, we have been able to help students achieve academic success through scholarships; enhance opportunities to recruit innovative, dedicated faculty; and improve the educational and clinical opportunities for our students. If you would like to contribute to our work and help improve the field of nursing, please consider making a gift to one of our funds.