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Celebrating nurse leaders and the class of ’22

This is the time of year when, at nursing schools all over the country, the graduating cohort of nurses receive their pin.

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Class of 2022: Nikita Paul

June 8th, 2022|

Nikita Paul is graduating from the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Science Program this month. Nikita Paul graduates this month from the UCI Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing Bachelor of Science in Nursing Science Program. [...]

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Class of 2022: Kathryn Kay Anotado Lopez

June 6th, 2022|

Kathryn Kay Anotado Lopez graduates from the DNP Post-Master's Program this month. Kathryn Kay Anotado Lopez graduates this month from the UCI Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice — Post-Master’s Program. She [...]

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#UCInursing postoctoral fellow Tamara Jimah is the first @UCIrvine student to be selected for the prestigious #UC Global Health Institutes GloCal Health Fellowship! 🎉 She will research #TB treatment adherence in South Africa. @UofCAHealth @UCI_IDScience

Publication: “The Impact of Primary Language Spoken on the Pain Experience of Children With Cancer” published in the Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, co-authored by UCI Center for Stress & Health, @ucinursing #ucianesthesia

New #UCInursing research published in @JAMA_current: To better understand a decrease in violence research funding, prof @DrCBurton and her team examined its trends within and across @NIH institutes/centers from 2011 to 2020.

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Advancing the Science of Compassionate Healthcare


At the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, we are dedicated to preparing the next generation of nurses. To us, that means providing a quality education built upon scholarly research and evidence based-practice as well as an environment that nurtures the desire to continually drive improvement.  We are confident that our students will go forth and advance the science of nursing, lead innovative health care practice, and truly champion access to quality healthcare for all. Read More


The UCI Sue and Bill Gross School of Nursing has a rich, deep history. Its existence is the realization of a vision that began decades ago.

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  • 170 enrolled in the baccalaureate program
  • 56 enrolled in graduate programs
  • 100% pass rate on National NP Board Certified exams
  • 93% NCLEX passing rate
  • 8 to 1 student/faculty ratio in labs and clinical courses
  • 573 alumni and counting!
  • 40% underrepresented minorities


  • 23 full-time faculty
  • 100% have advanced degrees
  • Over $13 million in total sponsored research project funding
  • Faculty research projects contribute to the improvement of health and health care in areas such as oncology, HIV/AIDS, pediatrics, self-care, mental health, women’s health, clinical policy, and nursing education.
  • Academic Practice Partnership with UCI Health
  • Student practicum hours at world renown UCI Medical Center
  • The only University of California school with a faculty nursing practice
  • Faculty actively practicing in under-served areas and throughout the UCI Health and Student Health Centers