College of Health Professions (CHP) Information Sessions

Prospective Health Services Administration and Nursing applicants are invited and strongly encouraged to attend one of our  virtual Information Sessions.

As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and respond in support of students and the University community, our on campus information sessions have been replaced with an online format using Zoom. You are welcome to Visit our COVID-19 site for more information.

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    Undergraduate and Graduate HSA Information Sessions

    Virtual information sessions for undergraduate (HSA) and graduate (MHSA) programs are held at 7:00 p.m. Click on the date below to sign up.  Starting Fall 2022, sessions will be offered monthly. Additional dates will be added in August. Questions? Contact Donna Gormely or  (586) 263-6232.


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    Bachelor of Science in Nursing Information Sessions

    Nursing Information Sessions for transfer students include Part Time, Full Time and Second Degree Option (SDO) programs. They are held virtually every third Tuesday of each month from 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (except August and December). Click the date below to register.  Questions? Contact the Office of Admissions at or (313) 993-1245.


    Graduate Nursing Information Sessions

    Information about our Graduate and Doctoral Nursing programs will be discussed at these information sessions.  Be certain to note the specific program scheduled for discussion on each posted date.

    MEAGN Program
    Master's Entry Advanced Generalist Nursing Program

    Learn more about MEAGN and meet faculty and staff on Zoom.  Join us for an information session on:

    • Tuesday, September 20, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, October 4, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, October 18, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, November 1, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, November 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, November 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, December 13, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

    Graduate Nursing
    Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

    If you plan to attend, please notify by email Julie Bazydlo.  She will provide you with the Zoom link.  Without an RSVP, the session will be unavailable.  Dates are below.

    For the 2022-2023 application cycle, join us 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) 

    • Wednesday, October 5 at 5:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, November 30 at 5:00 p.m.

    Graduate Nursing
    Post-Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Emergency Nurse Practitioner (ENP) Certificate Program

    For the 2022-2023 application cycle, join us 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (Eastern Time Zone)

    • Tuesday, September 20 at 6:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday, October 5
    • Wednesday, November 30
    RSVP at with your name, state of residence, email address and date of information session(s).  A link to the virtual session will be sent for the date requested. At the virtual meeting, Ruel will take your questions and assist you in making the very important decision to return to school. Please review our ENP website prior to the meeting. All times are local time in Detroit (EST or EDT).

    Graduate Nursing
    Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (AGCNS)

    • Tuesday, September 27, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. by Zoom
    • Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. by Zoom
    • Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. by Zoom

    Join Dr. Mitzi, Clinical Nurse Specialist & Professor for a short presentation, Q&A about the role and our all On-line Clinical Nurse Specialist Program.

    Please review our AG-CNS website and video prior to the meeting.

    Graduate Nursing
    Healthcare Leadership (NHL) & Clinical Nurse Leader (CNL)

    Come and learn about our online nursing leadership programs including:

    • Nursing and Healthcare Leadership - prepares nurses for leadership and management roles
    • Clinical Nurse Leader program - prepares nurses for clinical leadership at the point of care.
    • Tuesday, November 1 at 5:30 p.m. by Zoom

    During the Zoom session, Dr. Stocker-Schneider will talk about the program, take your questions, and assist you in making the very important decision to return to school. We invite you to review our CNL & NHL websites prior to the meeting if you are able. All times are local time in Detroit (EST or EDT).

    Graduate Nursing
    Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program

    • Monday, October 24 at 6:00 p.m. by Zoom
      Meeting ID: 946 2837 3942
      Passcode: 754688
    If you plan to attend, please notify by email Julie Bazydlo.  She will provide you with the Zoom link.




    Annual DNP Program Mentor Reception

    The McAuley School of Nursing cordially invites you to a reception that encourages exploration of your graduate nursing professional development. Learn from our current students and alumni, how the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree (DNP) can prepare you in advanced roles such as nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, or executive/administrator.

    Whether you are a Master’s prepared nurse looking to complete the terminal degree in nursing through our post-master’s program or a Bachelor's prepared nurse that would like to combine the advanced Master’s level role with a doctorate – this is the event that can answer your questions!

    Dates are currently TBD

    Information sessions are held at the McNichols Campus of University of Detroit Mercy, which is located at the corner of Livernois and McNichols. The closest freeway exit is the Livernois exit on the Lodge/M-10 (campus is one mile north). The meetings will be held in the College of Health Professions Building (McNichols campus map). The best parking is to enter via McNichols Road and park in the lot F on the map.

    Please RSVP to Julie Bazydlo, or call 313-993-1828. If you are unable to attend but would like additional information about the DNP program, please contact Julie Bazydlju.