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

Winter 2014 Hours:

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

       The NLC will be closed Feb 17 for President's day.

 Hours for Tuesday, Feb 18 are 7:30 am - 9 pm

        We will be closed from April 16 through Spring and Summer for Construction.  See you in the Fall with a brand new NLC!





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

Walk-In Open Lab Hours - Held in 1118 JKB, Staffed by Student TA

Mondays   9am – 5pm
Wednesdays   12pm – 6pm
Fridays   11am – 3pm

RN Open Lab - Held in 142 or 143 SWKT, Staffed by an RN, Must sign up to attend:

Thursday   4:00pm - 7:00pm Must sign up by noon Thursday
Saturday   9:00am - 1:00pm Must sign up by 6pm Friday

Sign up for RN Open 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 at your scheduled time, an email will be sent to your instructors. A “no-show” will be considered unprofessional behavior and will result in lowering of the grade or failure from the course. If for any reason you cannot attend as planned, please cancel your reservation by going back to the sign-ups for the specific date and time, clicking on your name, then clicking "Delete."  If you need to sign-up or cancel AFTER the online sign-ups have closed, please call the NLC Circulation Clerk at 801-422-3954. 

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 4 parts of the video (35 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.