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
Fall 2022 August to December  June 1, 2022 June 20, 2022
Winter 2023 January to March November 1, 2022 November 18, 2022
Spring 2023 March to May  January 3, 2023 January 20, 2023
Summer 2023 June to August  April 3, 2023 April 21, 2023
Fall 2023 August to December June 1, 2023 June 21, 2023

*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] 
Elian Cano, BSHA
Administrative Assistant III
Center for Nursing Excellence
924 Westwood Boulevard, Suite 720
Los Angeles, CA 90024
[email protected]