San Francisco State University

San Francisco State University

School of Nursing

Welcome

Welcome to School of Nursing at San Francisco State University

Mission

The San Francisco State University School of Nursing aims to motivate and educate undergraduate and graduate nursing students to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities. Faculty has a passion for teaching using a rich variety of educational methods. We embrace the diversity of our student population, and are committed to educating nurses who serve diverse populations with a focus on social and e...

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Welcome to School of Nursing at San Francisco State University

Mission

The San Francisco State University School of Nursing aims to motivate and educate undergraduate and graduate nursing students to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities. Faculty has a passion for teaching using a rich variety of educational methods. We embrace the diversity of our student population, and are committed to educating nurses who serve diverse populations with a focus on social and environmental justice, and health equality. Furthermore, we incorporate evidence-based nursing knowledge, ethical decision-making, and sound clinical judgment into our educational paradigm. Using various educational modalities that include state of the art information technologies, students learn how to provide safe, quality patient-centered care. Our students are prepared to adapt to changing healthcare needs and environments and to serve society through civic engagement and lifelong learning.

The School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).

CONTACT
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
Phone: (415) 338-1802
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  • SFWAR Volunteer Training

    Posted Dec 19, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    San Francisco Women Against Rape is gearing up for their next volunteer training! Join the movement to end rape! Become a crisis intervention counselor!

    The crisis intervention counselors at SFWAR support survivors on the crisis line, provide medical accompaniment, become peer counselors, and do community outreach!

    The training runs from January 19th to February 11th...

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    San Francisco Women Against Rape is gearing up for their next volunteer training! Join the movement to end rape! Become a crisis intervention counselor!

    The crisis intervention counselors at SFWAR support survivors on the crisis line, provide medical accompaniment, become peer counselors, and do community outreach!

    The training runs from January 19th to February 11th, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30pm to 9pm and Saturdays from 9:30am-5pm. All training dates are mandatory.

    They would like their volunteer base to be reflective of the communities they serve, so women of color and women who are marginally housed or homeless, Latina immigrants, trans/queer/LGBTQ, differently abled, aged 40 or older or 20 or younger or are formerly incarcerated are especially encouraged to apply, as are native speakers of needed languages!

    They will be accepting applications for this training until December 30th.

    For more information about the training, visit: http://sfwar.org/volunteers.html.

    For more information about SFWAR and the work we do, visit: San Francisco Women Against Rape | Programs & Services

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  • Job Opportunity with Little Medical School

    Posted Dec 12, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    Little Medical School has job opportunity for a nursing student to teach K-5 children about various health topics. This is an opportunity for a nursing student to gain experience, build their resume, and contribute to their community with a position that offers a flexible schedule and fair compensation.

    Interested applicants can email Mariam Abdelghani at mariam@littl...

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    Little Medical School has job opportunity for a nursing student to teach K-5 children about various health topics. This is an opportunity for a nursing student to gain experience, build their resume, and contribute to their community with a position that offers a flexible schedule and fair compensation.

    Interested applicants can email Mariam Abdelghani at mariam@littlemedicalschool.com or call her at (408) 663-7921. Interested applicants can also email sfbay@littlemedicalschool.com.

    Eligibility:
    -Students enrolled in the nursing program who have taken or are currently enrolled in at least one anatomy course.
    -Students who are responsible, punctual, and interact well with children.
    -Previous experience working with children is a plus, but not a requirement.

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  • PNANC 2016 Scholarship Deadline Extension December 16th

    Posted Nov 28, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    The Philippine Nurses Association of Northern California, Inc. (PNANC) promotes fellowship and unity among Filipino nurses, to foster a positive image and to provide activities that assist in the professional development of the Filipino nurse.
    PNANC offers two (2) scholarship awards to Filipino-American nursing students who are currently enrolled in an accredited school o...

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    The Philippine Nurses Association of Northern California, Inc. (PNANC) promotes fellowship and unity among Filipino nurses, to foster a positive image and to provide activities that assist in the professional development of the Filipino nurse.
    PNANC offers two (2) scholarship awards to Filipino-American nursing students who are currently enrolled in an accredited school of nursing in Northern California.
    There are two categories of scholarship awards:
    • Undergraduate (Bachelor degree)
    • Graduate (Master, Doctorate or Post-Doctorate degree)
    Amount for each awardee:
    1) $1000
    2) 1-year free PNANC membership
    Deadline for applications: December 16th, 2016.
    For further information please review the flyer attached below.

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  • Ava Elliott Award Nursing Student Application for 2016

    Posted Nov 14, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    The Ava Elliot Nursing Student Scholarship is being sponsored by UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. Applications are due by January 28, 2017.

    This scholarship is available to nursing students interested in working at Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland and are:

    a) In their third or fourth year of a RN baccalaureate program or
    b) enrolled in a Masters...

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    The Ava Elliot Nursing Student Scholarship is being sponsored by UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. Applications are due by January 28, 2017.

    This scholarship is available to nursing students interested in working at Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland and are:

    a) In their third or fourth year of a RN baccalaureate program or
    b) enrolled in a Masters entry level RN program at the undergraduate level or
    c) enrolled in other RN baccalaureate programs (e.g. accelerated program for those who currently hold another baccalaureate degree). Minorities are encouraged to apply.

    How to apply:

    The application packet for the scholarship is attached below. You may contact Sarah Eydam with any questions or for additional information at seydam@mail.cho.org.

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  • Nursing Scholarships with eQuality Scholarship Collaboration

    Posted Nov 10, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    In order to apply tot he Nursing Scholarships applicants must:

    - be enrolled or accepted for enrollment by the interview date in an accredited ADN or BSN RN program in California. Master's prepared programs with a BA/BS in a field other than nursing are eligible. RN reentry and RN to BSN or MSN programs are not eligible. Diploma programs are not eligible.

    - be in goo...

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    In order to apply tot he Nursing Scholarships applicants must:

    - be enrolled or accepted for enrollment by the interview date in an accredited ADN or BSN RN program in California. Master's prepared programs with a BA/BS in a field other than nursing are eligible. RN reentry and RN to BSN or MSN programs are not eligible. Diploma programs are not eligible.

    - be in good academic standing with her/his nursing program or, if just entering a nursing program, must have a minimum 3.0 high school GPA with a strong emphasis on math and science.

    - not have received an eQuality nursing scholarship before.

    The scholarship is due on February 1st. If you have any further questions about the scholarship please email info@equalityscholarship.org

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  • Scholarship Opportunity for Nursing Students

    Posted Nov 9, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    Dear Applicant:

    The Staff Education and Development Department is pleased to offer an award to a deserving nursing student in a baccalaureate program, interested in working at Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland upon graduation.

    To apply for the award, you must submit the following:

    1) Completed application form.

    2) Written statement describing your...

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    Dear Applicant:

    The Staff Education and Development Department is pleased to offer an award to a deserving nursing student in a baccalaureate program, interested in working at Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland upon graduation.

    To apply for the award, you must submit the following:

    1) Completed application form.

    2) Written statement describing your career goals and why you feel you should be chosen for this award.

    3) Three references: one from your clinical instructor (preferably pediatric), one from a classmate, and one other.

    Please return your completed application to:

    Attn: Sarah Edyam, Coordinator
    Staff Education and Development Department

    UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland
    747 - 52nd Street
    Oakland, CA 94609-1809

    Sincerely,

    Sarah Eydam, MBA
    Coordinator
    Staff Education and Development
    510/428-3054
    seydam@mail.cho.org

    Staff Education and Development
    SCHOLARSHIP AWARD APPLICATION 2016

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    Reference Letter 1

    Dear _________________________,

    ______________________________ has applied for a scholarship award from UCSF Banioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, and is asking you to write a letter of reference on his/her behalf.

    In your reference, please address the student's clinical performance, academic ability and record, and interpersonal and leadership skills. You are welcome to use the space provided below. Thank you.

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    Reference Letter 2

    Dear _________________________,

    ______________________________ has applied for a scholarship award from UCSF Banioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, and is asking you to write a letter of reference on his/her behalf.

    In your reference, please address the student's clinical performance, academic ability and record, and interpersonal and leadership skills. You are welcome to use the space provided below. Thank you.

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    Reference Letter 3

    Dear _________________________,

    ______________________________ has applied for a scholarship award UCSF Banioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, and is asking you to write a letter of reference on his/her behalf.

    In your reference, please address the student's clinical performance, academic ability and record, and interpersonal and leadership skills. You are welcome to use the space provided below. Thank you.

    ________________________________________________________________________

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    Written Statement of Career Goals

    Name: _____________________________

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  • Nurse Residency Program at Stanford - New Grad Position

    Posted Nov 4, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    Stanford Health Care is seeking talented and caring nurses to join their Nurse Residency Program.

    Applications accepted Nov 7-28, 2016. Program starts in March!

    Please see the attached flyer for more details.

  • Tender Rose Memory Care Professional (MCP) Opportunity

    Posted Nov 1, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    Please see attached flyer for more details and how to apply.

  • Apply for AfterCollege Scholarships + NCLEX Review Giveaway

    Posted Oct 27, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    1) AfterCollege-AACN Nursing Student Scholarship

    The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master's or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an...

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    1) AfterCollege-AACN Nursing Student Scholarship

    The AfterCollege-AACN Scholarship Fund supports students who are seeking a baccalaureate, master’s or doctoral degree in nursing. Special consideration will be given to students in a graduate program with the goal of becoming a nurse educator; students completing an RN-to-BSN or RN-to-MSN program; and those enrolled in an accelerated program.

    One scholarship in the amount of $2,500 will be awarded each quarter.
    Nursing Scholarship Deadlines:March 31, June 30, September 30, December 31

    https://www.aftercollege.com/conten...

    2) AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship

    Eligibility requirements:
    - Open to currently enrolled students in an accredited program, working toward a degree (AA, AS, BA, BS, MA, MS, MFA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.) in any discipline
    - Minimum 2.5 GPA

    https://www.aftercollege.com/compan...

    3) Win a 7-Day Online NCLEX Review

    Every semester, AfterCollege and Hurst Review Services randomly select one graduating senior from EVERY nursing program represented on AfterCollege to give them a complimentary 7-day access to Hurst’s premier online NCELX® review course.

    Update or create your AfterCollege profile (https://www.aftercollege.com/t/NBMz... with your current school, major and graduation date by October 31st. BSN students with graduation dates from August 2016 through January 2017 are eligible.

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  • Fall 2016 School of Nursing Scholarships

    Posted Oct 24, 2016 by SF State School of Nursing

    Deadline to Apply: October 31

    Lucy D. Enos Nursing Scholarship: https://sfsu.academicworks.com/oppo...
    Lucinda K. Lordan Nursing Scholarship: https://sfsu.academicworks.com/oppo...
    Dorothy L. Davis Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Nursing: https://sfsu.academicworks.com/oppo...

    For other scholarship opportunities, please visit AcademicWorks.

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