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Nursing Uniforms

Submitted by kathleen.local on Sun, 05/10/2015 - 9:22pm

Faculty of Nursing uniforms are required for practice in hospitals, the Clinical Simulation Learning Centre, nursing homes, and a variety of other care centres. The Faculty of Nursing requires a standard uniform, which is only available through the University of Calgary Bookstore.  

NURSING ATTIRE POLICY

The Faculty of Nursing “Attire for Students in the Practice Setting (Undergraduate Programs)” Policy ensures nursing students, as University of Calgary representatives and future Registered Nurses, dress appropriately in all practice settings.  The policy can be viewed in its entirety on the Policies and Forms page. 

Uniforms are required for practice in hospitals, the Clinical Simulation Learning Centre and a variety of other care centres.  The Faculty of Nursing requires a standard uniform and specific instructions regarding the uniform will be provided at practice orientation.  Where uniforms are not required, specific instructions will be given.

WHEN IS MY NURSING UNIFORM REQUIRED?

  • Term 3 – NURS 289 – uniform NOT required.
  • Term 4 – Some students may require a uniform prior to commencement of NURS 389 as mandated by their practice settings.
  • Term 5 – NURS 489 – All students must own at least one Faculty of Nursing uniform.

WHERE DO I PURCHASE MY NURSING UNIFORM?

Faculty of Nursing uniforms are sold exclusively through the University of Calgary Bookstore. A variety of sizes and styles are available allowing students to mix-and-match. Click here to view styles and prices