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The UL Student Nurses’ Association (ULSNA) is open to all pre-nursing and nursing students and
is the only nursing-specific student organization on UL’s campus. ULSNA’s goal is to enhance
nursing education and involvement through community service activities, leadership growth,
and networking opportunities that promote social and professional career development.
Membership in ULSNA confers membership in the local, state, and National Student Nurses
Association. As an active member of ULSNA, we aim at promoting the highest levels of ethics
and encourage service within nursing education, the nursing profession, and the student
nurses’ association.

Benefits of ULSNA
Networking (with professional role models)
Broaden knowledge of the nursing profession
Leadership opportunities
Community service/outreach
Career building
Guest speakers
Gradation cords *Officers
Attend LASN and NSNA Convention
Expand your passion for the nursing profession
Advantages: Belonging, Support, Education, Mentoring
Have a voice (in issues that affect nursing practice, licensure, and legislation)

National/State Nursing Association Benefits
NCLEX Review
Attend LASN and NSNA Convention
Medical and malpractice insurance discounts
Shopping discounts *Office Depot
Textbook discounts
Share the experience with local, statewide, and national nursing students
Automatic monthly subscription of Imprint (NSNA’s official magazine)
Free online portfolio management

Portal Information


ULSNA is an organization for all nursing students here at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Our goal as an organization is to help guide students through the nursing curriculum and build leaders for our community. We act as a resource for the College of Nursing and Allied Health and provide many networking opportunities. We are here to give advice, promote nursing as a profession, build leaders, support our community, and help build future nurses.



President Name

Zachary R Alfonso

President Email
On-Campus Advisor Name

Jade Hernandez, MSN, RN

On-Campus Advisor Email
Meeting Day
  • Friday
Meeting Time

1:00 PM

Meeting Location

Varies between Bayou Bijou and V.L. Wharton Hall Room 116

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