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Kitty DeGree School of Nursing

Resources and Information for Current Students


University of Louisiana at Monroe Kitty DeGree School of Nursing students, please review the School of Nursing Student Handbook each semester for policies on confidentiality (HIPAA), class absences, and grievance procedures.

Community Service

A minimum of four hours of faculty approved community service are required each academic semester. Community service is required to provide students with an opportunity to see the needs of the community and to develop the idea that helping others is the first step toward helping ourselves. The community is made up of a variety of individuals, each in need of service and health teaching. 

Community Service Activity Form

Revised Community Service Guidelines (1/10/19)

CNA Certification

Successful completion of Semester I (Nursing 2004, 2009) gives students eligibility to receive a certificate as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). This certification is required to work as a CNA in any health care agency. If you are interested in this certificate, please contact the nursing office to obtain a form. Completed forms are to be turned in to main nursing office. Forms will NOT be sent by the nursing office until grades for the above course have posted showing the student has progressed.


Sigma Theta Tau

LASN- Louisiana Association of Student Nurses

NSNA - National Student Nurses' Association

Louisiana State Board of Nursing

AACN - American Association of Colleges of Nursing

NCSBN - NCLEX Information


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