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.  

In conversation with Deng and Kate

Two remarkable UOW Alumni were named state recipients of this year’s Australian of the Year Award. Deng Adut and Kate Swaffer share their experiences and reflect on their ongoing contribution to the Australian community and humanity. Kate completed a Master of Science (Dementia Care) in 2014 and is an Honorary Associate Fellow within SMAH. Read the inspiring story.