Nursing Information Sessions
Students must attend a Nursing Information Session to be eligible to apply to the clinical Nursing program. These sessions are offered in the fall and spring semesters. Students can attend a Nursing Information Session at any time. Attendance is recommended during the semester before finishing prerequisites to ensure enough time to complete any outstanding requirements. A Nursing Information Session is the only place a student may obtain a clinical application. Clinical applications will only be made available to qualified students who attend the ENTIRE information session - late entry to the information session will not be permitted. Clinical applications can be turned into Coordinator of Health Science Education once all prerequisites have been met. A student is not eligible to apply to the clinical nursing program until they have completed ALL prerequisites.
The nursing information session is approximately 90 minutes. Students must attend the entire session in order to receive a clinical application - no one will be allowed to enter once the information session has started. No confirmations will be sent for RSVP'S to these sessions, consider yourself registered upon sending your RSVP email.
- Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 8am- VIRTUAL Event
- Monday, September 14, 2020 at 9am- VIRTUAL Event
- Friday, October 16, 2020 at 10am- VIRTUAL Event
- Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 8:30am- VIRTUAL Event
- Friday, November 20, 2020 at 9:00am – Virtual Event *last session before the Summer 2021 PNAD clinical application deadline of 12/20/2020
- Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 8:00am – VIRTUAL session *last session before Generic RN Early Admission clinical application deadline of 2/1/2021 *Students must RSVP by 7am the day of the session to attend one of these session. No clinical applications will be distributed to other than attendees of a session by 3pm the day of the session via the email that the student RSVP’d with.
TO RSVP FOR ANY SESSION:
Email email@example.com with "WILL ATTEND NURSING INFORMATION SESSION" in the subject line and include the date you wish to attend. NO confirmation emails will be sent. Consider yourself registered for the session upon sending the RSVP email. Students must RSVP by 7am 4/20/2020 to attend this final session. There will be no further Nursing Information Sessions for the Spring 2020 semester after the April 20th session.
RVCC RVCC PRE-CLINICAL NURSING STUDENTS
◊ RVCC pre-clinical nursing students must attend a Nursing Information Session to be eligible to apply to the clinical nursing program. Students can attend a Nursing Information Session at any time. Attendance is recommended during the semester before finishing prerequisites to ensure enough time to complete any outstanding requirements. A Nursing Information Session is the only place a RVCC student may obtain a clinical application to apply to the clinical nursing program. Clinical applications will only be made available to qualified students who attend and watch the ENTIRE nursing information session. Students submit clinical applications to the Sentry MD RVCC Nursing Application Background check Uploader/Portal ONLY once all prerequisites have been met and are completed. A student is not eligible to apply to the clinical nursing program until they have completed ALL prerequisites. It is recommended that students view current nursing program information on the above website link/s before attending the nursing information session. There will be a fee for the upload of the clinical application and a required criminal history background check before application submission. The Nursing Program prioritizes in-county applicants.
◊ THE EARLY ADMISSION DEADLINE FOR Generic RN CLINICAL APPLICATIONS Nursing Admissions is 02/01/2021 AND THE LATE ADMISSION DEADLINE FOR Generic RN CLINICAL APPLICATIONS is 5/15/21 FOR FALL 2020. The early admission deadline will accept 45 out of 90 day seats and 15 out of 30 evening seats. The remaining seats will be offered under late admission. All clinical applications are to be uploaded to Sentry MD via the RVCC Nursing Application Background check Uploader/Portal and will not be accepted via drop off or postal mail. Please order your background check 30-60 days before submitting your clinical application.
◊ THE PNAD PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE is 12/20/2020 for SUMMER 2021- all clinical
applications are to be uploaded to Sentry MD via the RVCC Nursing Application Uploader/Repository and will not be accepted via drop off or postal mail. The above background check information applies to PNADs.
◊ Students are notified within 21 days of the clinical application deadline date via POSTAL MAIL regarding admission status. Please make sure your official postal address is listed correctly with RVCC by checking your personal LIONS DEN information. During the COVID-19 pandemic and/or NJ State of Emergency, students may be notified via RVCC outlook email of admission status.
◊ Nursing program admission criteria and requirements are subject to change at any time.
TO RSVP FOR THIS SESSION
EMAIL NADINE.LARSON@RARITANVAL.EDU by 7am of the session date “WILL ATTEND NURSING INFORMATION SESSION” IN THE SUBJECT LINE WITH THE DATE YOU WILL BE ATTENDING. PLEASE CONSIDER YOURSELF REGISTERED UPON SENDING THE RSVP VIA EMAIL. NO LATER THAN THE DAY OF THE EVENT, STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE INFORMATION ON HOW TO VIEW THE VIRTUAL EVENT. ALL STUDENTS ATTENDING A NURSING INFORMATION SESSION MUST HAVE PARTICIPATED IN THE EVENT AND WATCHED THE ENTIRE PRESENTATION. STUDENTS WHO DO NOT WATCH THE ENTIRE PRESENTATION WILL NOT RECEIVE A CLINICAL APPLICATION