Policy for BSN Programs

The School of Nursing has Policies, located in the Academic Calendar, that govern Degree Requirements, Program Requirements, and Academic Regulations. To assist with the understanding of the enactment of the Policies within the School of Nursing there may be Standards, Guidelines, and/or Procedures located on the School of Nursing Website. The links to both the Policies and to the related Standards, Guidelines, and/or Procedures are as follows:

Degree Requirements

Taking non-UBC Courses While in the Nursing Program

Program Requirements

Program Fees

Requisite Skills and Abilities for Registered Nurses in British Columbia

Informatics Competencies

Practice Requirements Prior to Commencement of Practice

Requirements During B.S.N. Program


Academic Regulations

Academic Performance Regulations

Submission of Assignments

Academic Misconduct

Grading Practices

Nursing Practice Grading

Advancement Regulations


Medication Math Examination Achievement Requirements

Clinical Skill Testing Requirements

Academic Professional Regulations

Professional Conduct

Suitability for the Study or Practice of Nursing

Fitness to Practice

Preparation for Practice

Scope of Practice for B.S.N. Students

Appropriate Use of Electronic Devices

Appropriate Use of Social Media

Academic Standings, Withdrawal and Regulation

Academic Standing

Withdrawal and Failure

Review of Assigned Standing