Entry Level Nursing Orientation

Congratulations on your acceptance to Nova Southeastern University and welcome to the Entry-Level Nursing program! By coming to orientation, you will have fun, meet other students, and be introduced to faculty and program administration. You will learn about the many available services and resources here at NSU and be provided a tour to ensure your preparedness for your first day of classes. Please make certain that you have made arrangements to attend the entire program as it is mandatory.

See below for orientation information for Entry-Level Nursing students:

What to Know

NSU Fort Lauderdale Campus, August 6, 2015
  • Check in at 8:30am, Program begins at 9:00 a.m.
  • Health Professions Division, Terry Building First Floor Atrium
NSU Fort Myers Campus, August 5, 2015
  • Check in at 8:30 a.m., Program begins at 9:00 a.m.
  • 1st Floor, Room 108
NSU Miami-Kendall Campus, August 4, 2015
  • Check in at 8:30am, Program begins at 9:00 a.m.
  • 2nd Floor, Room 215

     Click HERE to register for your Entry Level Nursing Orientation program.

  • Dress Business Casual
  • You will have an opportunity to try on lab coats and scrubs between check-in and program start time
  • Lunch will be provided
  • Your nursing support coordinator has pre-registered you for your first semester classes; log on to SharkLink to view your courses and book lists
  • You will be required to complete a background check through Certified Background before the first day of orientation
  • All immunization and physical records MUST be uploaded to Certified Background; for more information, visit the College of Nursing Web site 
  • Attendance at orientation is mandatory
  • Vehicle registration (not a copy) to register your vehicle and obtain a parking permit.
  • Your laptop or tablet’s MAC address in order to access our campus wireless network. Not sure where to find your MAC address? Click here.
  • Students interested in waiving NSU's Health Insurance should bring their health insurance card. For more information, visit the Health Insurance page.

NSU Fort Lauderdale Campus

Dayami Gomez, Administrative Coordinator
Nova Southeastern University
Ph: (954) 262-1824 Email Dayami Gomez

NSU Fort Myers Campus

Emily Hutchinson, Administrative Coordinator
Nova Southeastern University
Ph: (239) 274-3486 Email Judy Rossington

NSU Miami/Kendall Campus

Kristina Santana, Administrative Coordinator
Nova Southeastern University
Ph: (305) 275-5455 Email Kristina Santana