Information Sessions, Advising, and Recruiting

Information Sessions, Advising, and Recruiting

Off-campus Recruiting Events 

If you would like a representative from YSN Admissions to host an information session at your school, hospital, or other health care facility please contact our office, 203-737-1793.

Consortium Events

September 11, 2019 at 10am - Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, 525 N. Wolfe St, Baltimore 21205, Carpenter Room - Register here.

September 11, 2019 at 6pm - Washington, DC: Johns Hopkins University, 1717 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington 20036, Room LL7 - Register here

September 12, 2019 at 5:30pm - New York City: Fordham University, Lincoln Center, 155 West 60th Street, South Lounge, New York, NY 10023 - Register here

September 17, 2019 at 5pm - Boston, MA: Boston University, Center for Career Development, 100 Bay Street Road, 6th Floor, Room 613B, Boston, MA 02215 - Register here.

September 19, 2019 at 6pm - New Haven, CT: Yale University, 55 Whitney Avenue, 3rd Floor, Room 369, New Haven, CT 06520 - Register here.

September 20, 2019 at 10am - Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 - Register here

Doctoral Events

The DC Yale Club DNP & PhD Doctoral Event
October 10, 2019 from 5:30-7:30pm
The Evening Star Building
110 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Register here

The New York City Yale Club DNP & PhD Doctoral Event
October 28, 2018 from 5:30pm-7:30pm
The Yale Club of New York City
50 Vanderbilt Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Register here

On-campus Information Sessions

Throughout the year, the Admissions Office hosts a series of on-campus Information Sessions. The visit includes an information session with the Associate Director of Enrollment Management, a question and answer period, as well as a tour of the School of Nursing’s facility. Information sessions are degree/program specific (unless otherwise specified), so please read each event description carefully.

If you have questions or concerns please call 203-737-1793 or email

Information Sessions and Tours

Yale School of Nursing is pleased to announce a series of on campus information sessions for prospective students to learn more about our program and community.

Each session will begin promptly at the appointed time with an information session, as well as a question and answer period.  Following the session, a tour of the School of Nursing’s building will be conducted.

September 23, 2019 at 2:00pm - Register here

September 30, 2019 at 2:00pm - Register here

October 8, 2019 at 10:00am - Register here

October 17, 2019 at 11:00am - Register here

October 24, 2019 at 11:00am - Register here

GEPN Class Visit Days 

Friday’s during the rest of the fall term 10:00am-12:00pm in Room 11701/11703
Prospective candidates are invited to visit the Graduate Entry Pre-Specialty in Nursing course:
N517 - Seminar in Medical Surgical Nursing
Faculty: Linda Honan, PhD, RN, CNS-BC, ANEF, FAAN & Deborah Bain Fahs„ DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Course content each Friday, as indicated:
September 13 - Cardiac I - Register here
September 27 - Cardiac II - Register here
October 4 - Cardiology Cases - Register here
October 11 - Cases in Fluid and Electrolytes - Register here
October 18 - Peripheral Vascular - Register here
November 1 - Respiratory I - Register here
November 8 - Respiratory II - Register here
November 15 - Acid Base Balance/Imbalance - Register here
November 22 - Renal I - Register here
December 6 - Renal II - Register here

DNP, PhD & GEPN Information Sessions & Scholar’s Day

Yale School of Nursing invites you to our annual Scholar’s Day event on Thursday, November 14th

This year’s theme will be “Making a difference through scholarship.” 

Thursday, November 14th, 2019

9:30-10:30am | Prospective PhD/DNP/GEPN Info Sessions

11:00-3:00pm | 2019 Scholar’s Day

REGISTER (for one or both events)

Keynote speaker:  Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN

Showcasing the scholarship of YSN MSN, DNP, PhD, and Post-Doctoral students/fellows.

A special information session for prospective PhD, DNP and GEPN students will be held on Thursday, November 14th at 9:30am and will wrap up in time for participants to attend the Scholar’s Day festivities.  We will provide information about our DNP, PhD and GEPN program as well as tips on how to create a competitive application. 

Join us for part or all of the day!

Yale School of Nursing 
Yale University West Campus
400 West Campus Drive
Orange, CT 06477

For questions or more information please contact us at or 203-737-1793.


Following an initial review of written credentials, qualified applicants to the Yale School of Nursing are invited to interview.  Interviews take place by Zoom.

  • 2020 GEPN Interviews will held in November - December.
  • 2020 MSN for RN Interviews will be held in November - December.
  • 2020 Post-MSN Certificate Interviews will be held in November - December.
  • 2020 DNP Interviews will be held in January.
  • PhD Interviews are generally held in late January/early-February.