Wegmans School of Nursing Facility Highlights

A nursing student gives a tour of the Simulation Center in the Fred L. Emerson Foundation Obstetrics Room with the simulation birthing mother and newborn.

A nursing student gives a tour of the Simulation Center in the Fred L. Emerson Foundation Obstetrics Room with the simulation birthing mother and newborn.

The Wegmans School of Nursing is a 41,000 square-foot facility located near the center of campus. In addition to teaching laboratories and offices for faculty and administration, the facility houses two large computer labs; classrooms, including an interactive space to support team-based, collaborative learning; a video conferencing-equipped seminar room; and the College’s Health and Wellness Center.

Glover-Crask Simulation Center

Students working in the Simulation Center facilitated by an instructor in the control room.

Students working in the Simulation Center facilitated by an instructor in the control room.

The School is home to the Glover-Crask Simulation Center, a 10,400-square foot space that mirrors a hospital unit. Center features include:

  • Five individual simulation rooms, including an obstetrics and pediatric room, with specialized simulation medical equipment
  • Community space used for home care visit role-play and scenarios
  • Control room for faculty simulation facilitation
  • Three debriefing rooms
  • Additional classrooms
  • Faculty offices

Pediatric Simulation Room Panorama

The Center provides enhanced training and experience through the use of a Pyxis MedStation system, the leading automated medication dispensing system supporting decentralized medication management.

Learning Resource Center

Students work as a team to take vitals and assess their patient.

Students work as a team to take vitals and assess their patient.

The School's Learning Resource Center is designed to provide guided instruction for junior and senior nursing students, as well as resources for graduate students.

The facility contains two major nursing laboratories. The nursing skills lab is an undergraduate skills laboratory with equipment, supplies, and medium fidelity simulation mannequins for practice of technical skills in simulated hospital or nursing home settings. The Health Assessment Lab includes examination tables and equipment found in ambulatory/primary care settings.

Health Assessment Lab Panorama

Mental Health Counseling Facilities

Mental Health Counseling Training Center Floor Plan

Mental Health Counseling Training Center Floor Plan

Students in the School's mental health counseling program take advantage of training facilities that feature one-way mirrors, video cameras, video monitors, and live observation. The six-room training lab includes rooms for individual counseling sessions, working with couples or groups, and even a play therapy room for working with children.