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Rural RN Degree Program – Application Deadline is April 30th

Alberta Health Services in collaboration with the University of Calgary is providing the opportunity to get an undergraduate nursing degree in Wainwright!

Through the Rural Registered Nursing Degree Program, Wainwright and area residents interested in earning a university degree to become a registered nurse may do so without leaving their home community.

This pilot project will have students starting in September 2021. Space is limited to eight students per year from Wainwright and surrounding communities within a 120km radius.

For more information, please contact Carley Herbert, Economic Development Officer at 780.842.3381 or or visit

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