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The UNB advantage

Excellence in teaching, research, clinical practice, leadership and innovation

years of nursing education

student-faculty ratio for most clinical experiences

week final practicum

More than a number

University of New Brunswick nursing students are more than a number. With small class sizes and our 8:1 student-to-faculty ratio for most of our clinical courses — we know your name and are here to support you throughout your journey.

Where tradition meets innovation

UNB welcomes you to a place where tradition meets innovation to bring you the best university experience. As the oldest English-language university in Canada, we have the kind of rich heritage and history that generates pride and distinction. As the top-ranked comprehensive university in Atlantic Canada we thrive on excellence and innovation.

Inside the Faculty of Nursing

New students

Congratulations on your acceptance to the UNB Bachelor of Nursing Program! We are disappointed we do not get to meet you in person yet; however, we are working within the options that we have to ensure you receive the information you need.

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Cumulative lifetime violence and men's health

Violence is widespread in men’s lives, yet how interpersonal violence impacts men’s health has received little attention in the health care and service communities.

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Information for current students

Our students learn to be registered nurses from day one. We’re here to support you in your personal and professional growth every step of the way. Check out the resources available to you as a UNB Nursing student.