DeWitt Family Science Center Lower Level

Nursing facilities

Nursing arts laboratory

Northwestern’s nursing classrooms and labs are located in the DeWitt Family Science Center, opened in 2018, which also houses the biology and chemistry departments. State-of-the-art facilities for student-nurses include:

  • Patient rooms with hospital beds
  • Multiple advanced human patient simulators—including an adult, child and pregnant mother (with newborn)
  • IV training arms and other trainers
  • A hospital-based computerized medication system
  • An electronic health record simulation program

Human cadaver laboratory

Northwestern nursing students also have the unique opportunity to improve their body of knowledge in the college’s human cadaver lab.