Nurse Residency Program for New Graduates

Participation is required for all baccalaureate new graduate nurses. This one-year program is designed to promote professional practice through specific clinical and educational activities.

As a member of the nursing staff on the assigned unit, you are provided with additional clinical support and mentoring relationships to help you develop your abilities and confidence as a professional nurse.

Special educational activities are scheduled throughout the year including seminar days, clinical observation experiences and clinically specific education programs. must be graduating from an NLN- or CCNE-accredited BSN Program and have a cumulative average of 3.5 or higher. You will need to have a New York State RN license before you can start working. 

How to apply...Please visit Please complete the application online and upload two letters of recommendation from your clinical instructors and your unofficial transcripts reflecting all your Nursing and Science courses. If your science pre-requisites were taken at another institution, we will need those transcripts attached as well.

In order to submit your attachments together with your application, please register at Please upload copies of your transcripts and letters of recommendation and label them accordingly.

In order to be considered, you must apply for an open Registered Nurse position. Only complete applications will be entertained. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we regret that we are not able to respond to individual inquiries. Your application is important to us and will be given every consideration. We will contact you directly if you are selected for an interview.