College of Nursing

Faculty & Staff

Rachelle Smith
Coordinator, Academic Advising, Saskatoon Campus and Special Projects

Office:E4306 Health Sciences, Saskatoon
Phone:(306) 966-6172(306) 966-6172
Fax: (306) 966-6621
Skype: rachelle.smith.usask


  • Counselling current and prospective students on undergraduate degree admission, requirements and promotion for the Nursing Education Program of Saskatchewan and the Post Registration BSN Program.
  • Supporting the admission process for the NEPS students by evaluating transcripts from other post-secondary institutions to assess equivalency of courses to those offered at the University of Saskatchewan.
  • Managing the complete admission process for the Post Registration BSN Program.
  • Maintaining student files.
  • Overseeing preparation for convocation to ensure academic requirements are fulfilled.
  • Confirming College transcripts and recommendation forms to the SRNA for all NEPS graduates.
  • Providing support to the Associate Deans in academic matters.
  • Supporting the enrolment process including class permissions and elective selection guidance.
  • Supporting faculty with submission of final grades for undergraduate students.
  • Approving documents prepared for current students, such as confirmation of enrolment, permission to take a class at a different institution and confirmation of program completion prior to convocation.
  • Approving documents for students applying to work outside of Saskatchewan.
  • Organizing and overseeing preparations and presentations at Experience US, Greystone Scholars and Career Fairs.
  • Overseeing preparation for Nursing Awards and scholarships.