Care, Lead, Inspire

The UF College of Nursing is driven to transform health through innovative practice, preeminent research and exceptional academic programs.

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academic Programs


The BSN degree is the critical first step for a career in professional nursing. The UF BSN is offered through three different programs to meet the needs of aspiring nurses.

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Our DNP program is ranked #1 in the state and #24 nationally. This practice-focused doctorate is designed to prepare expert nurses in specialized advanced practice roles.

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PhD students are actively involved with nursing and interdisciplinary research taking place in one of the most comprehensive academic health care centers in the Southeast.

College of Nursing news

Stacciarini Named Assistant Dean for Diversity…

Category: Faculty

Jeanne-Marie Stacciarini, PhD, RN, FAAN has been named the College of Nursing’s Assistant Dean for Diversity, Inclusion and Global Affairs…


UF nursing researcher’s findings upend routine…

Category: Faculty

A new study at the University of Florida has found evidence that may invalidate a routine procedure that has been performed for decades on extremely…


The Gator Nurse Spring 2019

Category: Alumni and Friends

The Gator Nurse magazine has a new and improved look! If you haven’t seen the redesigned spring issue, now is your chance to catch up online with all…


College of Nursing upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events!

Check out upcoming events at the College of Nursing for students, alumni, friends and faculty!

Class of 2019

Summer Commencement

Congratulations to the College of Nursing Class of 2019! Commencement ceremonies will be held August 9-10.

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Alumni Reunion

Register now for the College of Nursing’s 2019 Alumni Reunion, held Sept. 21 in the Harrell Medical Education Building.

Accelerated BSN

Summer Pinning Ceremony

The Summer Pinning Ceremony will be held August 9 at the Phillips Center for Performing Arts.

Meet our faculty

Director of Diversity and inclusion

Jeanne-Marie Stacciarini PhD, RN, FAAN

Dr. Stacciarini serves as an associate professor and the college’s director of diversity and inclusion. She was recently named a UF Research Foundation Professor and has created a national model through the EMBRACE, a research opportunity program for underrepresented BSN students.

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The Gator Nurse

Catch up on all College of Nursing news, including alumni, faculty and student achievements. Published every spring, summer and fall!

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Generosity That Inspires and Transforms

Private support can assist the college with the recruitment and retention of much-needed faculty to teach the best and brightest students, to conduct innovative research and provide the most advanced clinical training for our future nurses.