Welcome alumni and friends!
Frontier Nursing University is proud to have more than 8,000 alumni in all 50 states and many countries around the world. One of the greatest benefits of becoming a part of the FNU community is that it comes without an expiration date. If you are an FNU alumnus looking to stay connected or reconnect with the FNU community, you’ve come to the right place.
Alumni are an integral part of FNU's development. You demonstrate the excellence of FNU in everyday practice, you’re our #1 recruiters and you’re our most loyal donors. We appreciate your commitment to FNU, and we hope to offer rewarding programs in return.
Alumni services are open to all graduates of FNU. We encourage you to get involved and explore the services, programs and activities offered. There are many wonderful ways to keep in touch with friends and stay connected to FNU, including reunions, conference receptions, case days, eNews and our very active social media channels and Facebook Group.
Also, we hope you will consider becoming a preceptor for our students and help to mold our future nurse-midwives and nurse practitioners! Learn more about becoming a clinical preceptor here.
Annual Service Award Nominations Due January 12
Frontier Nursing University annual alumni service awards are presented to FNU alumni who have gone on to make significant contributions to their communities or to the university. The awards will be presented at a ceremony during FNU’s Homecoming event on March 23, 2024.
“So many of our alumni have gone on to do amazing things in communities all across the country and even the world,” said FNU President Dr. Susan Stone, CNM, DNSc, FAAN, FACNM. “I am so proud of how they represent and support Frontier Nursing University. Their dedication, commitment, and generosity are truly inspiring. Each year, I look forward to celebrating and congratulating each of these very deserving award recipients.”
The Distinguished Service to Society Award
Recognizes an alumna/us who goes above and beyond to provide exceptional service in their communities.
The Distinguished Service to Alma Mater Award
Honors an alumna/us who has supported Frontier through volunteer efforts and/or donor support.
The Unbridled Spirit Award
Honors a former Courier who is dedicated to serving others; has ongoing, longstanding stewardship of Frontier; and has demonstrated conviction, courage, and a zest for adventure.
The Lifetime Service Award
Recognizes an individual or organization providing long-standing support and commitment to the mission and work of Frontier Nursing Service and Frontier Nursing University.
The deadline for nominations is January 12, 2024.
The FNU community is comprised of men and women from all walks of life with one common passion: improving the primary care of women and families. Read the stories of FNU alumni, students, preceptors, staff, faculty and couriers that are a part of this greater mission of serving the underserved. Listen to our podcast and delve deeper into FNU and the individuals who are making a daily difference in advanced practice nursing, midwifery, education, and healthcare across the country. Learn more about our Culture of Caring and our efforts to increase diversity in the nursing and midwifery professions. Many FNU alumni and students were also on the frontlines in the battle against COVID-19. Read their stories here.
Do you have a story to share? We want to hear it! Tell us how your hard work and dedication is making a difference and your story could be featured on our website.
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BECOME A PRECEPTOR
There is no better way to give back to FNU then by becoming a clinical preceptor. Our distance education model thrives because of talented clinical preceptors which is why we ensure that every preceptor is supported with educational resources to help in their role as a clinical educator. We also offer an honorarium for precepting after the student finishes his/her clinical practicum. Are you interested in becoming a preceptor? Let us know by clicking on the link below and filling out a preceptor information request form.
Become a Preceptor
“They begin as nervous students — unsure of where to start — then gradually grow into an independent provider. It makes me proud to know that I have taken a part in developing a competent, confident and caring nurse practitioner.”
- Preceptor Shannon Conley, FNP
DONATE TO FNU
Since its inception, FNU has relied on the generosity of friends and alumni. As an alumnus, we hope we can count on your help to support the programs and services offered by Frontier. Your gift allows us to maintain affordable tuition, continue to grow programs that support our mission to prepare leaders in the primary care of women and families, attract and retain talented student-centered faculty, offer students a technologically-advanced campus and preserve our historic facilities.
Donate to FNU
UPDATE YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION
In order for us to stay connected to you, make sure your contact information is up-to-date. This information will allow us to keep in touch with FNU news and events as well as help us keep track of all the wonderful things our graduates are doing for the health care system.
Update Your Contact Info
Learn more about the work of Frontier Nursing University's alumni, students, faculty and staff in our annual President’s Report and Quarterly Bulletins.
For more information, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at email@example.com.
Access more alumni information on Frontier’s Banyan Tree Portal. (no log-in is required for FNU graduates)