About the School of Nursing

Vision and Mission


The School of Nursing is committed to making a significant contribution to quality nursing care through excellence in education and research to advance knowledge in the field for individual and collective wellbeing.


  • Educate professional nurses from undergraduate to master’s and doctorate levels.
  • Lead research and other scholarly activities to advance knowledge and improve practice in the field of nursing.
  • Play a leadership role in disseminating knowledge, fostering excellence in nursing practice, and participating in nursing and interdisciplinary decision-making bodies.
  • Teach nursing sciences and contribute to scholarly activities in French and English in keeping with the University’s bilingual mandate.
  • Teach nursing sciences and contribute to scholarly activities while respecting and promoting diversity.
  • Ensure a learning environment free from violence.
  • Develop excellence in the nursing sciences both nationally and internationally through teaching, research and clinical practice partnerships.
  • Promote interdisciplinary collaboration to widen the foundations of knowledge in health care.

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