Nurse Residency Program for New Graduates

This one-year program, which follows the UHC curriculum and is accredited by the CCNE, is designed to promote professional practice through specific clinical and educational activities.

Participation is required for all baccalaureate new graduate nurses.

As a member of the nursing staff on the assigned unit, you are provided with additional clinical support and mentoring relationships to help you develop your abilities and confidence as a professional nurse.

Special educational activities are scheduled throughout the year: 5 seminar days that include 2 clinical observation experiences and clinically specific education programs.

Eligibility ... you must be graduating from an NLN- or CCNE-accredited BSN Program and have a cumulative average of 3.5 or higher. You will need to have a New York State RN license before you can start working, but you may begin applying for a position even before you graduate.

You can create an application by visiting click on Area of Talent and select Nursing. Search for positions in the Search Results page and apply to a position by clicking on the job. Or

Click here to search for Nursing Opportunities

Please upload transcripts reflecting all of your Nursing and Science courses. If your science pre-requisites were taken at another institution, we will need those transcripts attached as well.

In order to be considered, you must apply for an open Registered Nurse position. Only complete applications will be entertained.

Your application is important to us and will be given every consideration. We will contact you. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we regret that we are not able to respond to individual inquiries.