The School of Nursing will drive innovation and improvements in health care worldwide through the education of compassionate nurses, esteemed educators and researchers, entrepreneurial leaders, and influential policy experts.


The mission of the George Washington School of Nursing is to:

  • Inspire nurses to provide high quality, compassionate health care

  • Transform health care through innovative education, research, policy, and practice

  • Develop entrepreneurial leaders and educators who pursue quality and advance the profession

  • Improve the health and well-being of people and communities locally, nationally, and globally

In doing so, the School of Nursing builds on the university's mission and core values.