If you are a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) student at the University of Washington School of Nursing, fill out our LTC Externship Interest Form to be a part of the 3rd Excellence in Long Term Care Externship in Fall 2023/Winter 2024.

Description and Requirements

  • 2 quarters (Fall/Winter 2023-24) and a 6-month commitment
  • One 6-hour shift per week, with more hours optional
  • Weekly 60-90 minute seminar on core nursing skills (e.g., wound care, medication administration routes)
  • Capstone project
  • Ability to travel to LTC facility in King or Snohomish County


  • Strong multifaceted, supervised nursing skill training
  • Nurse technician license
  • No increase in tuition and fees
  • Paid clinical training ranging from $20-30 per hour, including paid orientation
  • Scholarship up to $2,000 per quarter
  • Great experience for your resumé


Three students at the QSNA Conference in SwedenSenior practicum study abroad in LTC, dementia, and geriatric care at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden