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UP School of Nursing Career Day

April 17 | 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Do you dream of a career in nursing? Spend the afternoon 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 new Simulated Health Center.
  • Participate in hands-on sim lab activities, mentored by nursing students, and learn how aspiring nurses train for real patients.
  • Chat at dinner with nursing students!!
  • Hear from real nurses about the heart & dedication necessary for working in the field.
  • Learn about the skills and education needed to pursue a career in nursing!

Check-in & Eligibility

Check in 2:30 PM in the Buckley Center. Program starts promptly at 2:40 PM and ends at 5:30 pm. Open to students from PWA's partner schools.

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.


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

Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.

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

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

Tri-county districts: See your tri-county contact. You may also apply via email using the North Clackamas form and await confirmation.



UP School of Nursing Career Day


April 17
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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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