School of Nursing

Welcome to the School of Nursing


The School of Nursing, University of Wollongong, is identified as a provider of high quality professional education and contributing to the generation and dissemination of knowledge within a research-intensive university. We enjoy a sound reputation both academically and clinically. The Bachelor of Nursing programme is delivered on five sites (Wollongong, Shoalhaven, Southern Sydney, Batemans Bay and Bega). In addition, we have an expansive post graduate portfolio and research agenda. It is the philosophy of the School of Nursing that everyone participates in quality assurance processes and academic governance.  

core values

Person-centred; Creativity; Self-awareness; Appreciation; Respect; Authenticity; Clarity; Empathy.

Bega nursing labs 2Bega nursing labs an investment in health and community

UOW is supporting the health needs of the South Coast with the work underway on nursing simulation labs at its Bega Campus. 

The $1.5 million Clinical Education Unit will provide nurse education and comprises state-of-the-art nursing simulation labs in a three-bed hospital ward layout.

Photo Left to right: Professor Eeva Leinonen, State Member for Bega Andrew Constance, NSW Health's Nicole Tate, local Aboriginal elder Aunty Colleen Dixon Colleen Dixon, Bega Valley Shire Council Deputy Mayor Liz Seckold and Dr Joanne Joyce-McCoach.