Welcome

 

These are exciting times to be a nurse. In the changing landscape of healthcare reform, nurses will play a critical role in leading and shaping positive change through a focus on overall health and wellness.

 

That’s part of the reason why I’m excited to serve as dean of the School of Health Sciences at SPU. After years in practice and healthcare leadership, I find it a great privilege to be a part of this special community. Our outstanding faculty members are wholly committed to excellence in education, clinical practice, and scholarship.

You’ll discover something unique here, as well, in nursing programs set apart by the integration of a strong foundation in Christian faith and values. Since 1936, thousands of our nursing graduates have carried these values to their practices throughout the Pacific Northwest and around the world. What’s more, a robust academic atmosphere and relationship-centered learning and practice help our students become exceptional practitioners who provide compassionate, evidence-based clinical care. SPU graduates naturally emerge as leaders in our profession.

 

What’s your next step? If you have a passion for learning and a desire to integrate faith, practice, and scholarship to make a difference in the lives of others, we invite you to explore the School of Health Sciences and the Lydia Green Nursing Programs at SPU.

Lorie Wild, PhD, RN, NEA-BC

 

News and Events


2015 Commencement

Undergraduate

Ivy Cutting 
Friday, June 12
9:30 a.m.
Tiffany Loop

 

Pinning
Friday, June 12
4:00 p.m.
First Free Methodist Church

 

Baccalaureate 
Friday, June 12 
7:30 p.m.
Royal Brougham Pavilion

 

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony 
Saturday, June 13 
3 p.m. 
Key Arena

 

 

Graduate

Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Friday, June 12 
11:30 a.m.
McKinley Hall 

 

Graduate Commencement Ceremony 
Friday, June 12
2 p.m. 
Tiffany Loop

 

The Challenge to Give

Donate to one of SHS's priority funds to help us meet our matching gift of $25,000.

 

#115711 Dean’s Giving Circle

#115744 Emergency Fund

#115728 Skills Lab

 

Donations can be made securely online or by calling 206-281-2063. Be sure todesignate one of the priority funds listed above to make the most of our matching gift.

 

Give today to help us reach our goal of $25,000!

 

Give to SPU

 

News and Updates

See highlights and photos in the latest edition of Nursing Praxis.