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Nursing Learning Community

The Nursing Learning Community (NLC) is designed to connect freshman pre-nursing majors with their peers, their faculty and the College of Nursing.  NLC members:

  •          Live together in Wildwood Hall
  •          Get to know nursing faculty and interact with upper-division nursing majors
  •          Attend the Nursing Colloquium in Wildwood Hall
  •          Explore many aspects of the nursing profession
  •          Discover special opportunities at FSU and around Tallahassee
  •          Develop the professionalism associated with the career of nursing

Any first-year student may apply; however, only those admitted to the pre-nursing major may be selected. Selection is competitive and based on brief responses to two essay questions (pdf 39.08 kB).


Application Deadline: April 13, 2014. 


To Apply:

  1. Submit a Fall 2014 - Spring 2015 Housing Contract and your $225 housing prepayment.

Note: Selection of Wildwood Hall as a building preference has no impact on NLC selection.

  1. Read the Nursing Learning Community Agreement (pdf 41.16 kB) to be sure you understand and accept it.
  2. Compose brief responses to both NLC Application essay questions (pdf 39.08 kB). 
  3. Log in here.  Next to Nursing Learning Community, click on Apply.
  4. Copy and paste your essays into the box provided.
  5. Click on I Accept to indicate that you have read and accept the terms and conditions of the Agreement.
  6. Read and follow any instructions provided on screen or by email.


To learn more, contact University Housing at 850-644-2860 or visit


Apply (by April 13)

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Nursing Learning Community Agreement (pdf 41.16 kB)


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