03/11/2016 - Nearly 1,000 students will graduate from St. John Fisher College during its 62nd Commencement, which begins at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester.
02/25/2016 - On Wednesday, Feb. 10, two students from the Wegmans School of Nursing, Kate Fong and Caprice Carr, presented during the sixth annual Best Practice Sharing Session, sponsored by the Greater Rochester Area Finger Lakes Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
02/18/2016 - The Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Nursing was recently granted an eight-year accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).
02/09/2016 - St. John Fisher College received $410,000 from the Higher Education Capital Match Program (HECap) to assist in the purchase and installation of equipment for the newly opened Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building. A competitive grant program administered by the New York State Dormitory Authority, HECap requires a three to one financial match by the participating college or university to receive the funds.
02/01/2016 - Senator Rich Funke today announced a $50,000 state grant to help support St. John Fisher College's Academy for Leadership in Long Term Care, a division of the Wegmans School of Nursing.
01/28/2016 - St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing Simulation Lab Director Joanne Weinschreider co-presented a workshop during the 16th International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare.
12/16/2015 - St. John Fisher College has been named to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of the Top 300 Best College Values of 2016. The ranking, which placed Fisher at No. 286, cites public and private colleges and universities that combine outstanding academics with affordable cost. This is the third year in a row that Fisher was included in the ranking.
12/09/2015 - St. John Fisher College placed among the top 15 Best Online Colleges in New York State, according to a ranking by OnlineColleges.net. The College’s Wegmans School of Nursing offers a fully-online RN to BSN program, which was designed to respond to the needs of working professionals who require flexibility in scheduling. Among its 25 peers on the list, Fisher ranked #12.
11/17/2015 - The Wegmans School of Nursing at St. John Fisher College has launched three new master’s level programs designed to provide the skills and knowledge nurse practitioners need to meet critical health care needs within the Rochester community.
11/11/2015 - St. John Fisher College has been named to the 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List recently released by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds.