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Nurse Camp

UNLV Nurse Camp seeks to foster and encourage junior and senior high school students interested in a nursing career. Students will be exposed to academic, clinical, and community activities in order to develop realistic expectations about nursing school and working as a registered nurse.

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$650 (Dependents of full-time students and UNLV employees get a $50 discount.)

Includes all activities and lunches.

  • CPR and First Aid training
  • Stop the Bleed training
  • Meet Community Nurses and Take VIP Tour of University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
  • Nursing skills training at our world class simulation center
  • Roundtable Q&A with nurses
  • Interaction with current nursing students
  • Recognition ceremony

Contact Us


Campers and parents may also use this email to request any camp-related forms.

We would like to recognize our amazing sponsors for providing essential resources to make Nurse Camp a better experience for our students.

  • University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
  • Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada
  • Roseann Colosimo, UNLV School of Nursing Professor

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