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UMass Amherst Nursing is a force for innovation, learning and discovery in preparing culturally proficient nurses for leadership in health for a global society.

As a leader in nursing education for over 60 years, the College of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst prepares candidates to enter the nursing profession at the baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral levels while also developing vital nurse educators and researchers to inform and educate future generations of nursing students.

DNP/PhD students click here for important Nurse Faculty Loan Program (NFLP) information.


  • UMass Gives--Save the Date!

  • Now Hiring

    The College of Nursing is hiring for both faculty and professional positions.

    Click here to learn more and to apply.

    Our faculty positions offer an opportunity to work with a dynamic Dean, a world-renowned Associate Dean of Research, and to teach in our traditional Undergraduate, Second Bachelor, DNP, and PhD programs. We are committed to promoting diversity in our school and in the profession to provide culturally sensitive nursing care in a global society. Our faculty are passionate, dedicated and welcoming! We are on the move, come join us! 


  • Library Installs Labyrinth as part of Associate Prof. Donna Zucker's Study

    A Sparq meditation labyrinth has been installed on floor 9 of the Du Bois Library as part of a stress and relaxation study being conducted by associate professor Donna Zucker of the College of Nursing, the Libraries and University of Oklahoma Bizzell Library. 

  • CON Scholarships Now Available

    Attention students: 

    The College of Nursing scholarship application is now available here:

    Please be sure to fill out all necessary information, select each scholarship you wish to apply to, and attach all necessary documents. 

    The deadline for submitting your application is Saturday, April 26th.