College of Nursing

College of Nursing Learning Center (NLC)

Location: 130 SWKT

Contact Phone: 801-422-3954

The Nursing Learning Center (NLC) is a welcoming place for BYU nursing students to learn the art and science of nursing. It is home to a branch of the Harold B. Lee Library with nursing resources, a study area for nursing students only, computers with access to nursing instructional programs and labs where students are taught skills and participate in patient care simulations. Take a tour with the interactive map.

NLC Hours

Fall/Winter Hours:

Monday   7:30am - 6:30pm
Tuesday   7:30am - 9:00pm
Wednesday   7:30am - 9:00pm
Thursday   7:30am - 9:00pm
Friday   7:30am - 6:30pm
Saturday   9:00am 2:00pm





The NLC closes for all University Devotionals and Forums on Tuesday from 10:45 - 11:50am.

Walk-In Lab Hours - Held in 130B SWKT

Beginning this Semester, the Walk-In Lab will be open for independent practice whenever the NLC is open EXCEPT Tuesdays 7:30am - 2pm.  The lab will be staffed with a student TA on the following days:

Mondays  9:00am - 3:00pm
Tuesdays Closed until 2pm - Not Staffed
Wednesdays 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursdays   2:30pm - 7:00pm
Fridays 10:00am - 3:00pm


Scheduled Practice Lab Hours- Held in 154 SWKT, Staffed by an RN, Must sign up to attend:

Scheduled Practice Lab is not held Spring or Summer Terms

Tuesdays   5:00pm - 8:00pm Must sign up by noon Tuesday
Saturdays   9:00am - 1:00pm Must sign up by 6pm Friday

Sign up for Scheduled Practice Labs



  • Click on the 'View' icon next to the date that you wish to sign up for
  • Under 'Name', click on Sign Up
  • Select your topic and click 'Save' 


If you fail to attend your scheduled time an email will be sent to your instructors. A “no-show” is considered unprofessional and may result in lowering of your grade.

  • To cancel before deadline: go to the sign-up webpage (specific date and time), click your name, click "Delete"

  • To cancel after deadline: in case of legitimate reason (such as illness), please call NLC Circulation Clerk (801) 422-3954 as soon as possible (may leave voicemail)

If you would like to attend lab and online sign-ups have closed, call the Circulation Clerk (801-422-3954) to see if there are available spaces. 

OSHA Requirement

To complete the yearly OSHA requirement:
  • View all 3 parts of the video (47 minutes)
  • Take the online quiz
  • Complete the OSHA form for the advisement center.


Other Resources




Access streaming nursing videos through the Harold B. Library.  Log in with your BYU net ID and password and under "Browse by Department," select "Nursing."

Nursing Education in Video

An online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses.  You may be required to log in with your BYU net ID and password.

Returned Missionary Guides

These guides can help you know what skills you need to work on to get back up to speed.

Returning to 2nd Semester

Study Guide



Returning to 3rd Semester

Study Guide



Returning to 4th or 5th Semester

Study Guide



Returning to Capstone

Study Guide