Student Resources

The Undergraduate Student Handbook contains valuable information for Nursing Majors about University and Department policies including attendance, advising, changing status from Day Division to Evening Division, etc. The Department Nursing Philosophy, Mission, and Conceptual terms may also be found in the Student handbook.


The learning resources especially helpful to nursing majors include:

Support Services

1) Student Disability Information:  Accommodation Statement for Special Needs “Framingham State University offers equal opportunities to all qualified students, including those with disabilities and impairments.  The University is committed to making reasonable accommodations as are necessary to ensure that its programs and activities do not discriminate, or have the effect of discriminating, on the basis of disability.  Academic Support serves students with learning and psychiatric disabilities as well as students with visual, mobility and hearing impairments.  For further information about this, please visit CASA - Disability Services or contact Ms. LaDonna Bridges, Director of Academic Success/Disability Services, in the Center for Academic Success and Advising (CASA) at 508-626-4906 or

2) Tutoring and writing support are available for all students at CASA on the FSU campus.  Visit CASA - Academic Success. Online tutoring is available to all FSU students

3) Service interruptions, issues with a Blackboard tool or frequently asked requests may be reported online, by phone 508-215-5906 or in-person (Technology Resource Center –TRC) in the lower mezzanine of the Whittemore Library.

If your question is pedagogical, involves student work or is related to course design strategies, you may also contact the Education Technology Office by phone 508 626-4927, email or stop by the office in Hemenway Hall 105 or 109 to consult with a member of the team.

4) Library services: The Whittemore Library is part of the collaborative text reference project called .  Academic, public and school librarians from all over the country are participating in this program and are eager to answer your questions. 


a) Text a question to: 309.222.7740

 Include the library code ‘fsu’ w/ your question

b) Hours of text service: Mon-Fri 9am-11pm, Sat 10am-6pm

The service works best for short, quick answers

c) Other ways to connect with a FSU Librarian:

         IM: fsurefdesk


         Phone: 508.626.4654

         Skype: fsurefdesk (email for a Skype appointment)

         Canvas Discussion Board forum "ask the librarian"

         And of course – in person.

If you have any questions regarding this program, please email Millie Gonzalez, .