University of St. Francis nursing reunion

Alumni from the University of St. Francis nursing programs are invited to a reunion brunch Saturday, March 1. Alumni include those who graduated from the University of St. Francis, Saint Joseph College of Nursing and the Saint Joseph School of Nursing.

Begun in 1920, nursing is one of the oldest programs at USF and is also one of the largest with 901 students, including 485 online students throughout the country, according to Carol Wilson, dean of USF’s Cecily & John Leach College of Nursing.

USF has more than 3,000 nursing alumni.

The event, from 10 a.m. to noon, will include brunch, a presentation on nursing programs and a tour of the Leach College of Nursing facilities.

The Reunion Brunch is complimentary, but reservations are required. For reservations or information, contact 877-811-2586 or Register online at

The University of St. Francis in Joliet serves 45,000 alumni and 3,400 students nationwide. Undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs are offered in arts and science, business, education, nursing, health care and social work. For information, call 800-735-7500 or visit

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