Nursing Student Diversity Survey 

After collecting input from 295 nursing students at the 2016 Nursing Students of Washington State Convention and online on their experiences with diversity and inclusion in nursing education, the Washington Center for Nursing, with input from a broad stakeholder group, has put forth recommendations for strategies that promote recruitment, retention, graduation and leadership development of future diverse students from underrepresented groups. One key factor from the survey: Promoting outreach and recruitment to families of underrepresented students is one of the key strategies for making nursing more inclusive.