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UP School of Nursing Career Day

November 7, 2019 | 8:45 am - 11:30 am

Do you dream of a career in nursing? Spend the morning at University of Portland Oregon Center for Nursing!

Career Day Information

Learn about careers in healthcare with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!

    • Visit University of Portland’s School of Nursing and see the Simulated Health Center.
    • Participate in hands-on sim lab activities and learn how aspiring nurses train for real patients.
    • Learn from nursing students and practicing professionals about the rewards, challenges, specialties and career options within nursing.
    • Get firsthand advice from an admissions counselor about how to get started and learn about the skills and education needed to pursue a career in nursing!


Check-in & Eligibility

Check-in at 8:45 am. Program starts promptly at 9:00 am and ends at 11:30 am. Meet at the Pilot House. (Printable map here.) Parking available in the main lot; parking permit is required. Some visitor parking available. Contact Julia Soto at PWA by Wednesday for permit information:

Open to high school students from PWA's partner school districts. Limited space may be available for tri-county school districts.



Dress Code

Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.



Download the printable flyer here.



Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.

Parkrose School District: Fill out this Permission Form and turn in completed form to the College & Career Center and await confirmation.

North Clackamas, Gresham-Barlow, Reynolds School Districts: Fill out this Permission Form and email (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.

Students from other school districts are welcome when space permits. Join our waiting list by filling out this Permission Form. Email form (via scan or photo) to and await confirmation.

UP School of Nursing Career Day


November 7, 2019
8:45 am - 11:30 am
Event Category:


Portland Workforce Alliance


University of Portland – Oregon Center for Nursing
5000 N Willamette Blvd
Portland, OR 9723 United States
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