Student Nursing Organizations
Membership and participation in professional organizations are encouraged. All students enrolled in nursing are invited to join Kishwaukee College's Student Nurse Organization (SNO), Nurses Christian Fellowship (NCF), and the Student Nurse Association of Illinois (SNAI). Students who meet GPA requirements can seek membership to Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society (ADN) at the beginning of Level II.
The Student Nurse Organization assists in establishing communication between nursing students and other organizations on campus. Various social activities are planned throughout the year and volunteer services are provided in the community.
The Nurses Christian Fellowship assists nursing students to meet the spiritual, psychosocial, and physical needs of persons in crisis. Specific activities are planned to enhance their personal and professional goals. Opportunities are available for Christian fellowship and growth. During the first few meetings, activities will be defined to meet the needs of the group. Service projects are provided in the local, national and international communities.
The Alpha Delta Nu Honor Society The Kishwaukee College IOTA Chapter of the IOADN Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society recognizes the academic excellence of students in the nursing program. The society encourages the pursuit of advanced degrees in the profession of nursing as well as continuing education as a life-long professional responsibility. Membership is secured through maintaining a minimum nursing and overall GPA of 3.0 as well as participation in an educational or recruitment group project that promotes the profession of nursing.
Student activities at Kishwaukee College provide an opportunity for students to participate in learning outside of the classroom. Many of the organizations meet during school days. Most clubs and organizations seek members throughout the year. Students are encouraged to join an activity which interests them.