Simmons College School of Nursing and Health Sciences
300 Fenway Road
Boston, MA 02115

P: (617) 521-2618

Director: LaDonna L. Christian

Contact: LaDonna L. Christian
P: (617) 521-2618

Dotson Bridge and Mentoring Program

Year Program Started: 2009

Max. Participants/Year: 60

Application Deadline: No, applications are accepted all year

Program Timeframe: September - May

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group, ALANA students

Type of Program: mentoring, nursing resource program

Program Attributes: mentors/advisors provided, leadership programs, volunteerism opportunities and academic resources

Program Acceptance Requirements: matriculation at this school (accepted into one of the nursing programs)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: nursing

Additional Comments: Students must be accepted to the undergraduate or graduate nursing programs. Students can be identified/selected at the point of application by the Office of Undergraduate Admission. If an ALANA student is admitted to one of the nursing programs, and is interested in this option, they may apply directly to the Dotson program.