School of Nursing Facilities


The educational facilities are located within the School of Nursing.  Pleasant classrooms are available with adequate lighting and ventilation.  Various types of audiovisual equipment are readily available.  Conference rooms are provided for small group meetings.

Administrative offices are located in the Educational Building; Faculty offices are located in the May Emma Hoyt Building.

School facilities are accessible beginning at 6:15 a.m. Monday – Friday.  Hours vary depending on activities being held at the School.

A security system limits visitor accessibility.  A receptionist is on duty Monday through Friday for varying hours.  School facilities are closed on weekends and holidays.

Students have a lounge as well as access to a sleeping room during inclement weather.

UPMC Jameson School of Nursing provides clinical experiences in the following areas:  medical-surgical, maternity, pediatrics, critical care, ambulatory care, surgery, and behavioral health.  Additional community facilities are used to enrich the program.  The majority of clinical experiences are within Lawrence County. Transportation to and from all clinical experiences is the responsibility of the student.

The Hospital and educational facilities are accessible to disabled persons.  If a student requires special facilities and services, this is considered on an individual basis.


The UPMC Jameson Library is located on the first floor of the School of Nursing.  It provides professional and non-professional periodicals, reference books, and an extensive educational video collection for student use.

The Library is open 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday.  A copier is available for student use.  Students may use the facilities of the New Castle Public Library and Westminster College Library for reference work.  Special arrangements can be made for use of the library after posted hours.

Computer Learning Laboratory

The Computer Learning Laboratory is located on the second floor of the School of Nursing. Computers are available for student use as well as computers to view interactive programs.  The lab is open 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday – Friday.  Special arrangements can be made for use of the computer lab after posted hours.