The College of Nursing and Health Sciences endeavors to prepare graduates who lead and collaborate with stakeholders across disciplines to foster exemplary interprofessional, compassionate and family-centered services and create and use knowledge that contributes to the health and wellness of individuals, communities and society.
Impacting a Much Bigger Picture
Our Vision for Education
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences provides a high-quality, effective educational environment for students, faculty, staff and other community stakeholders that leads to excellent measurable outcomes. Download the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Strategic Plan (PDF) >>
Our Vision for Research
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences creates an environment for research that translates evidence to practice. Our initiatives include include research incentives for faculty, opportunities for undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral student research and forums for faculty and students to present their ideas.
Our Vision for Service
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences supports the UVM campus and community through service in health-related arenas and partners with key constituents to provide pathways for practice that meet community health care needs.
Supporting Faculty and Staff Excellence
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences supports faculty and staff through professional development and the cultivation of funding to support a variety of needs.
Commitment to Teaching and Advising
Our responsibility to prepare students for challenging roles in the health care professions makes advising a strength and focus. Similarly, our model for teaching excellence incorporates student feedback and peer evaluation with faculty portfolio review.
The College of Nursing and Health Sciences Advisory Board serves as counsel to the dean.