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UPMC Jameson School of Nursing at UPMC Hamot


New: Tuition Loan Forgiveness Program

Introducing the Tuition Loan Forgiveness Program for new enrollees beginning in Fall 2023.

New enrollees can qualify for up to $21,000 in tuition loan forgiveness with UPMC Schools of Nursing.

Find out more about our new incentive


Founded in 1895, UPMC Jameson School of Nursing has a rich history of educating and preparing over 2,500 nurses to serve northwestern Pennsylvania.

Beginning in the Fall 2021, we’ve expanded our branch campus into the beautiful city of Erie, Pennsylvania. UPMC Jameson School of Nursing at UPMC Hamot is an integral part of UPMC Hamot healthcare system.

With hard work and dedication, our state-of-the-art facilities will foster a stimulating learning environment to transform you into a confident nursing professional or healthcare leader.


Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2023

Application Deadline is June 1, 2023.
Classes will begin on August 28, 2023.

How to Apply

A Nursing Program Designed With You in Mind

UPMC Jameson School of Nursing at UPMC Hamot has program options that will fast track your nursing career.

Our new facility offers both an accelerated 16-month traditional RN track and LPN-RN advanced track transition program.

Depending on your educational background we may accept up to six transferrable college courses.

Unparalleled Clinical Nursing Experience

UPMC Hamot earned Magnet® status from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Magnet Recognition® is one of the highest achievements a hospital can obtain in professional nursing.

As a Magnet® hospital, the driving forces behind UPMC Hamot are:

  • Nursing excellence.
  • A commitment to quality patient care.
  • Evidence-based practice and research.
  • Advancing the hospital's patient-centered mission "To Serve" through diverse, culture care.

As a student, you will have access to diverse clinical experiences through UPMC Hamot, which is a regional hub and Level II Trauma Center.

Learn more about Nursing at UPMC Hamot.

University Level Courses

UPMC Jameson School of Nursing at UPMC Hamot and Gannon University partner to offer knowledge that will fuel your career.

Through our partnership, Gannon University will instruct your six general studies courses, while our highly skilled UPMC faculty will instruct your remaining nursing courses and clinical experiences.

This affiliation, opens the door for graduates to continue their education at Gannon through the RN-BSN track.

Learn more about the RN-BSN track at Gannon.

Additional Information


Career Opportunities

We currently have rewarding positions available at a variety of locations, for all levels of our nursing career ladder. Whether you are a current UPMC nurse ready to take the next step in your clinical career, or are employed with another health system and wanting to work in one of our top-ranked hospitals, we invite you to explore the opportunities at UPMC.

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