Applying to the Nurse Residency Program

How to Apply:

  1. To apply, click here.
  2. Select the UC Davis Health link and click "View Job Postings / Apply for Jobs."
  3. Select the “New Grad Nurse Residency” position under the RN/New Grads job categories.
  4. Place in your job basket and apply.

For new applicants, you will need to create an account.

Application Requirements: (please submit as one document)

  1. Completed application
  2. Cover letter (Address to: Nurse Recruitment)
  3. Resume
    1. Education– School Name, Location of School, Type of Program, Month/Year Completed
    2. Senior Preceptorship – Hospital Name, Department/Unit, Total Number of HOURS and Length of Time Frame (Month/Year Completed)
    3. Clinical Rotations - Hospital Name, Department/Unit, Total Number of HOURS and Length of Time Frame (Month/Year Completed)
  4. Unofficial transcripts

NOTE:  Please document on your resume any Internships, Externships, Volunteer, Leadership role, Community Services or Activities related to nursing that have contributed to your professional growth.

Example of How to List your Experience:

Type of Experience

Approximate Dates Total Hours Name of Hospital and/or Institution Name of Department or Department Description

Senior Preceptorship

March 2011 - May 2011 180 hours A Hospital Trauma ICU
Clinical Rotation January 2011 - February 2011 110 hours B Hospital Med Surg
Clinical Rotation December 2010 90 hours C Hospital PICU
Clinical Rotation November 2010 90 hours D Hospital Labor & Delivery/Post-Partum
Volunteer (after graduation) June 2011 - August 2011 200 hours XX Hospital PEDS