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Welcome to Indiana University School of Nursing Bloomington Campus (IUSON)

IUSON is one school with various programs on eight campuses.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing BSN degree and the RN-BSN degree are available on the Bloomington Campus.



Application for IUPUI Spring, 2017 admission is available at the link below from July 15 through midnight, September 15, 2016.


2016 - 2017 Admission Criteria and Degree Map (PDF)

2016-2017 BSN Academic Planning Guide - Information for Prospective Students & Parents (PDF)

2016-2017 Pre-Licensure BSN Handbook (PDF)



School of Nursing

News Archive


IU's Mini University Participants "Meet the Manikins" at IU Simulation Center

Mini Univeristy participants check the breathing and heart rate of an expectant manikin mother

Participants got to "Meet the Manikins" during IU's Mini University, hosted by the IU Alumni Association and IU Lifelong Learning.

Jamie Titzer show Mini Univresity participants the baby manikin

The IU Simulation Center is equipped with high-fidelity programmable manikins that simulate medical conditions and allow medical and nursing students to practice their skills.





IUSON Receives Excellence in Education Award from IU Office of Disabilities Services

IU Office of Disability Services presents Excellent in Education aWard to IU Nursing faculty

Ann Lawson Smith, disability service coordinator (far left), presents the award to IU School of Nursing faculty Thomas Kuhn, Joyce Krothe, and Marcia Laux (left to right).


Hannah Zimmerman Receives
Elizabeth Grossman Award for Highest GPA

Marcia Laux present Hannah Zimmerman with Grossman Award

Hannah Zimmerman, BSN, was the IU Bloomington receipient of a 2016 Elizabeth Grossman Award. Zimmerman (right) maintained a 4.0 GPA in nursing courses over seven semesters.


Dr. Joyce Krothe Retires
after 34 Years with IUSON

Joyce Krothe with her family

Joyce Krothe, PhD, RN (pictured center, with family) has retired after 34 years with the IU School of Nursing. She served as assistant dean on the Bloomington campus 1991-2015.



Faculty Awards

Sigma Theta Tau International Founders Award
Elizabeth Russell Belford Award
Excellence in Education

Deanna Reising

Trustee's Teaching Award

Kim Decker

The Richard and Diane Billings Faculty Award Indiana University Schoolof Nursing

Amy Wonder




Professional Accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Indiana State Board of Nursing
American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation
The Higher Learning Commission – A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Education in Two Categories

NLN Designation for Pedagogical Excellence
NLN Designation for Advancing the Science of Nursing Education

Creating Environments that Promote the Pedagogical Expertise of Faculty

Creating Environments that Advance the Science of Nursing Education



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Phone: 812-855-1736 FAX: 812-855-6986