Student in the Computer Lab

Student Support

The University of Rochester School of Nursing provides the resources you need to succeed in the classroom, in clinical settings, and in your career. We take a student-first approach to academics. At every stage of your learning experience at the UR, we’re here for you with a support system designed to be best-in-class.

Center for Academic and Professional Success (CAPS)

Complete a self-referral form online to receive CAPS services, including: instruction and tutoring, assistance with test-taking, math and writing skills, career planning, resume writing, and mentoring, help with library searches, and stress management (pet therapy).

Clinical and Educational Resource Center (CERC)

CERC offers an extensive collection of educational media, nursing equipment, and technology resources for students and faculty, as well as access to and assistance with the Computer Lab, Viewing Room, and Skills Lab.

Online Learning Support

The Online Learning team at the UR School of Nursing assists students and instructors with online coursework by providing BlackBoard and technical support.

ITS Support for Students

Information Technology Services (ITS) at the School of Nursing offers equipment, software, facilities, and training to support our students.


The School of Nursing seeks to create an environment that welcomes, encourages, and supports individuals who desire to contribute to and benefit from the UR School of Nursing’s missions of teaching, research, and patient care.

Students with Disabilities

The UR School of Nursing is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Learn how to make a request for accommodation, self-identification procedures, confidentiality protections, and other resources.

Self-Care and Other Resources

The University of Rochester School of Nursing is deeply committed to providing a safe, inclusive, and supportive learning environment for all students.