School of Nursing

Association of Nursing Students

The Association of Nursing Students is the only professional organization for nursing students in the United States. The purpose of ANS is to exchange ideas in an effort to promote high education standards, unify nursing students on this campus, encourage broader involvement in state and national levels, and increase students’ awareness and participation in the health care system.

Local membership is $5 for the year and National membership is $30 for the year. By joining North Carolina Association of Nursing Students and National Student Nurses Association, students are able to be competitive in today’s job market. Active members are provided with the needed resources to the best in the profession. National membership entitles individuals to receive the Hypodermic and Imprint publications. Membership also entitles individuals eligibility for scholarships and many discounts. Some of the activities include student-faculty receptions, state and national conventions, social activities, community and school projects, educational programs, and legislative updates.

Join us nationally at www.nsna.org - go there to find out what a great organization this is! Dues are $35 for a full year ($40 for renewal and $70 for a two year membership)
Join us statewide at www.ncans.org (great news! One membership for both state and national)
Join us locally! Pick up membership envelope outside Moore 302, or in the 4th floor lounge (423), fill out the information, and include your $5 fee!

After becoming a member you will be given access to our Blackboard site! You are also encouraged to join our Facebook site, which is updated frequently. By doing these two things you will be getting all the announcements of upcoming community service opportunities, meetings, news events, and other exciting things regarding your local UNCG ANS chapter! Your ANS membership also gives you discounts on state and national conventions, and discounts on ANS fundraising! Lastly, you have the opportunity to earn ANS Honor cords for graduation!