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School of Nursing
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton, GA 30118
Phone: 678-839-6552
Fax: 678-839-6553



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Traditional BSN
BSN - Carrollton, Full Time BSN - Newnan, Part Time
RN-MSN Option
2010-11 RN-BSN Curriculum Plan

CNL Track
Nursing Education

MSN Advising Degree Forms
CNL Full-Time CNL Part-Time
Nursing Education Full-Time Nursing Education Part-Time
Leader/Manager Full-Time Leader/Manager Part-Time

Forms & Handbooks

Health & Professional Requirements Checklist (.pdf)

Background Check & Drug Screen Instructions

Student background checks start at $78.50. Additional fees apply per name if students have immigrated through or lived in New York, and/or if students have lived/worked outside the U.S. Locations for criminal history searches may come from addresses found on the National Social Security Search.

Physical Ability Form  To order Nametag - click here for form
TB/PPD Test Form Health Insurance Waiver form
BSN Student Handbook MSN Student Handbook
BSN Mission Statement MSN Mission Statement

BSN Program Objectives

MSN Program Objectives
BSN Organizing Framework Clinical Placement & Document Procedures

Upcoming CPR Classes - 2011

Text 404-593-5955 to make a reservation!

October 29th 9a-2p Location TBA - text # above for details

Immunization Fee Chart for UWG Health Services - These fees are applicable to students who take 5 or more credit hours per semester on the main Carrollton Campus.

Student Liability Insurance Information


Several scholarships are offered through the School of Nursing to students in the BSN program. Students are encouraged to read the criteria for each scholarship and apply for those where they meet the criteria. Students may apply for more than one scholarship. The scholarship criteria and application are available below, and the application is due by May 15th each year. Decisions for scholarships awarded by the School of Nursing are made during the Summer Semester. Students who receive nursing scholarships will have the award applied to the Fall and Spring Semesters. Other scholarship opportunities are posted on the Grapevine homepage under 'Scholarships.'

Students applying for School of Nursing scholarships should also file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form in the Financial Aid Office or online. For more information about financial aid, please contact the Office of Financial Aid for the University of West Georgia.

Scholarship Criteria

Nursing Scholarship Application


WellStar Offers an 8-week Nurse Internship Program:

The requirements are a 3.0 GPA or higher, completion of one clinical rotation, 2 letters of recommendation from faculty, an official transcript, and current CPR card.

To apply contact:

Lindsey Chambliss
805 Sandy Plains Rd.
Marietta, GA 30066


You can apply online at  or pick up an application at the Human Resources Department at any of the Wellstar Hospitals. 

Student Organizations

Students are encouraged to participate in the Student Nurses Associate chapter, also called Georgia Association of Nursing Students and there is an active chapter of GANS at the University of West Georgia. SNA Chapter

Students will also be considered for membership in the Pi Nu Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. The criteria for membership can be found on the chapter home page.

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