Current students

1 (844) SON-TALK

Have a concern on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion at the School of Nursing? If you experience or witness something that threatens our values of respect and tolerance, we ask you to let us know about it. Please call 1 (844) SON-TALK (766-8255).

Know that while this line is not confidential, all matters will be handled with care and consideration. You may also wish to contact UMSN's Chief Inclusion Officer Rushika Patel.


CAPS (Counseling and Psychological Services) will be on location at the School of Nursing. Kristen Adams, Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, will provide students with short-term counseling to help address and overcome personal difficulties that interfere with academic and career objectives. Please reach out to her if you think you might need help. Make an appointment at or by calling (734) 764-4525. 

Get advice and useful information from Kristen in our CAPS Corner. New content will be added monthly. 


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Safety App

U-M's Division of Public Safety and Security has a free app to help the U-M community stay safe. Users can get emergency alerts, report crimes and request an after-hours ride. 



Each year, the School of Nursing hosts a commencement ceremony specifically for our graduates to recognize and honor the effort put forth by the students who have earned their degrees.

Learn more about our commencement ceremonies.

Advising & student services

Undergraduate Student Services

Undergraduate student advising: Our undergraduate advisors can be reached at or by calling 734-764-0092. 

Undergraduate student compliance: For notification and tracking of student compliance requirements. Contact

Undergraduate student clinical placements: Services provided identification of clinical sites, placement of students in clinical agencies with faculty collaboration and onboarding for specific clinical placements. Contact

Student resolutions officer: Dr. Karen Keune

Practice and Professional Graduate Student Services

Services for all graduate students in our master's and DNP programs, and clinical placement, onboarding and compliance services for Ph.D. students. Other student services for Ph.D. students are provided by Ph.D. Program Director Dr. Ellen Smith.

Graduate student advising: Advisors provide general program advising, program plans, course overrides, career planning and professional development events.

Graduate student compliance: Services provided include notification and tracking for student compliance requirements.

Graduate student clinical placements: Services provided include identification of clinical sites, placement of students with faculty and preceptors for clinical experiences and onboarding for all placements.