For BSN Students

For MSN and Post-Master's Students

General Information for All Students

Deadlines for Health Documentation Submission

Summer 2022April 30, 2022
Fall 2022July 15, 2022
Spring 2023December 1, 2022


For BSN Students

BSN Handbook

Incoming Student Websites

Access Lippincott

For Lippincott access, please use a CI computer or be logged in using CI Wifi:

Students will need to renew this access every 90 days using a CI computer or Wifi.

Note: Please be aware that the Lippincott "book bundle" includes 8 eBooks, PrepU, and the Lippincott Advisor. All vSims must be purchased separately as required for each semester and/or course.

8 eBooks included with bundle:

  • Taylor, Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Karch, Focus on Pharmacology
  • Norris, Essentials of Pathophysiology
  • Weber, Nursing Health Assessment
  • Hinkle, Brunner and Suddarth’s Textbook of Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Ricci/Kyle, Maternity and Pediatric Nursing
  • Videbeck, Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
  • Marquis, Leadership Roles and Management Functions in Nursing

Also being used at CSUCI but not part of the bundle:

  • Polit, Essentials of Nursing Research
  • Rector, Community and Public Health Nursing

ATI Payment Schedule

All (hardcopy) books from ATI will be provided at the start of the program.

Below are the payment schedules for ATI:

Camarillo Campus ATI Payment Schedule
Program YearPayment #Date
11August 1 (8/1)
2January 1 (1/1)
3May 1 (5/1)
24January 1 (1/1)
5May 1 (5/1)
36August 1 (8/1)
Goleta Campus ATI Payment Schedule
Program YearPayment #Date
11January 1 (1/1)
2May 1 (5/1)
23August 1 (8/1)
4January 1 (1/1)
35August 1 (8/1)
6January 1 (1/1)

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Student Nurses' Association

The Student Nurses’ Association mission is to contribute to nursing education, provide programs that represent interests, and aid in the development of the nursing student. During the school year, we provide many opportunities for nursing students to participate in on-campus events, volunteer throughout the community, collaborate with health care organizations to promote health, and attend fun events to help relieve some of the stress of school.

Visit the Student Nurses Association website.
SNA Event-Hours Form (PDF, 218.8KB)

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CSU Channel Islands Nursing Honor Society

The purpose of the society is to recognize superior student achievement and the development of leadership qualities fostering professional standards and scholarships in nursing. New members are by invitation only.

For more information on the Nursing Honor Society Governance Committee, past inductees, events, and other info, please visit the Nursing Honor Society website.

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BRN Process & NCLEX Preparation

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New Student Information

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For MSN and Post-Master's Students-

MSN Handbook

Incoming Student Website:

General Information for ALL Students

COVID-19 Screening for Clinicals and Sim Labs

CI Academic Calendar

Please visit the Academic Calendar page for complete information.

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Uniform Ordering

All uniforms (scrubs, white coats, jackets, name tags, etc.) should be ordered through On Duty Uniforms. Orders shold be placed in-person using the order form below. Please allow for a minimum of one month for orders to be completed.

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Request for Letters of Recommendation
(Form to be used by CI Nursing students only)

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Digital Badges for Nursing

Digital badges for nursing is a pilot program led by Dr. Jaime Hannans using Credly badges. Only current students are eligible for this pilot program.

Visit Nursing digital badges for information.
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Strategies for Success in Courses

APA Essentials, Style and Format

Campus Services

CSU Channel Islands is invested in your success. Resources which will assist your academic progression include but are not limited to:

Success Strategies

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PhD or DNP?

Defining the path to your career destination.

American Nurse Today



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Scholarships & Loans

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Volunteer Opportunities

  • Hospice of Santa Barbara, inc. A Volunteer Hospice Organization

  • Secure Beginnings Newborn Home Visit. Helping people at home during the first months of their baby's life. Find out more.

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Employment Opportunities

Maxim Healthcare servicesZip Recruiter

    • moorpark healthcare center are hiring Certified Nursing Assistant/Certified Home Health Aide and Registered Nurse

    • Work hard. Play hard. In Montana. Benefis Health System in Great Falls, Montana, is looking for newly graduated Registered Nurses for full-time, part-time, and on-call positions. New grad ASN- and BSN- prepared nurses are elible for a sign-on bonus up to $6,000, as well as relocation assistance and a one-year housing allowance. We understand that for today's healthcare professional, the opportunity to grow, thrive and advance is extremely important. With a team approach to patient care, a host of continuing education programs and a nurse residency program, we will help you reach your goals. Voted one of the 150 Great Places to work in Healthcare, Benefis Health System provides a patient centered, team focused atmosphere. Competitive wages and a new opportunity await you at Benefis. Explore your opportunities today! Apply prior to taking the NCLEX at Contact: Natalie Hubbard, Regional Recruiter Phone: 406-781-7196 Email:

    • Camping Unlimited - Camp Krem Looking for an awesome summer job working with people with special needs? Apply online:

    • County of Santa Barbara Invites Applications for the Position of: Public Health Nurse. An equal opportunity employer

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