SXU and Moraine Valley Community College collaborate for nursing majors

Nursing students often find themselves in a predicament: they may not have the time or money to pursue a full-time, four year minimum education. Saint Xavier University (SXU) understands this issue, and has recently collaborated with Moraine Valley Community College (MVCC) to produce a solution. Both institutions have finalized an agreement which allows students to…

SXU’s School of Nursing receives over $880K to focus on medically underserved populations

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Nursing (SON) has been awarded a grant through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). SXU’s Assistant Professor of Nursing Laura Tucco, Ph.D., secured the Advanced Nursing Education Workforce (ANEW) grant for a two-year period, which began July 1…

SXU Ranked No. #1 by U. S. News & World Report’s “Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs”

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Nursing recently earned the #1 ranking by U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 “Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs”.  Saint Xavier University School of Nursing has ranked in the top three online graduate nursing programs four consecutive years. This is the second time the program has been ranked #1 in those…

SXU alumna Jenell Pointer-Steele appointed to International Nurses Association

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Nursing (SON) alumna Jenell Pointer-Steele, RN, BSN, ’12, was recently welcomed into the International Nurses Association, a prestigious growing network of nurses from around the globe. She was recognized for her upcoming publication in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare. Pointer-Steele is a registered nurse working for Johns Hopkins Medicine…

SXU’s School of Nursing hosts Poverty Simulation on Nov. 2

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Nursing (SON) is pleased to host the Missouri Association for Community Action (MACA) Poverty Simulation© Wednesday, Nov. 2 from 6:45 to 10:30 a.m. in Butler Reception Room. The poverty simulation provides approximately 60 Sophomore II student participants the opportunity to assume the role of a low-income family member living on a…