College of Nursing

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College of Nursing
PSB Suite 102
2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans Louisiana 70122
(504) 283 – 8822

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Dillard University College of Nursing 

For more than 75 years, Dillard Nursing has proudly produced culturally sensitive, technologically astute, proficient and prudent practitioners. Our graduates utilize a holistic approach to providing care that improves the human condition in a diverse society.

The mission of the College of Nursing is to prepare courageous future nurse leaders who are ethical and communicate effectively and therapeutically respecting the diversity of peoples in all health care settings to improve the human condition. 

About the College of Nursing

The commitment of our faculty and staff produces graduates who distinguish themselves by generating the knowledge to advance the profession, participating in the education of future nurses, working with interdisciplinary teams, and delivering care to patients in many different settings and geographic locations.

Being a nurse is rewarding. Today, the growing need for caring and competent nurses makes it even more personally satisfying. It is a career that can take many paths, depending on your interests and goals. As it has for many others, the journey can start here and we invite you to join us. 

College of Nursing Location

The College of Nursing is located in the Professional Schools and Sciences Building (PSB) in suite 102.

The building, which opened in 2010, features six nursing laboratories including a high-tech simulation laboratory. Each specialty area has its own designated laboratory.

The 130,000 square-foot PSB also houses academic and research programs for the College of Health and Wellness, the College of Business, and the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The building has a common grand entrance, the atrium, that serves as a focal point for community and student interaction. The new facility is LEED®* certified and (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) and features a balcony garden.



Approval Status:  Full Approval

17373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Telephone: (225) 755-7500
Facsimile: (225) 755-7584

The baccalaureate nursing program at Dillard University located in 
New Orleans Louisiana is accredited by the:

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000