Student Placement

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Thank you for your interest and consideration for the placement of your nursing students at UCLA Health. UCLA Health provides a full spectrum of pediatric and adult care services, including primary and advanced specialty care. 

Here your students will be surrounded by and working with some of the profession's most accomplished individuals. People who can help students learn the challenges in advancements in treatment, changes in health care delivery systems, new technologies, and increasing patient acuity. 

The UCLA Health System's hospitals in Westwood and Santa Monica were named U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals 2022-23 Honor Roll. According to U.S. News and World Report, we are Top 5 in the nation.

Quarter Time Period Requests Open Requests Close
Winter 2024 January to March October 2, 2023 October 20, 2023
Spring 2024 April to June  January 3, 2024 January 24, 2024
Summer 2024 July to September  April 1, 2024 April 19, 2024
Fall 2024 October to December July 1, 2024 July 19, 2024

*When making a request, please note any placements that need extended periods (those that go beyond the quarter).

Jade Cruz, MSN-Ed, RN
Nursing Professional Development Specialist
CENTER for Nursing Excellence
924 Westwood Boulevard, Suite 720
Los Angeles, California 90024
[email protected]