The Loewenberg College of Nursing Fall Convocation
Community Health Building student entrance
Nursing Students Photo
Photo of nursing students practicing providing care

50 Years of Preparing Nursing Professionals and Promoting Community Health Globally

The Loewenberg College of Nursing is situated in the $60 million Community Health Building on the University of Memphis' South Campus in an urban metropolitan area. The College has over 1,000 students, enrolled on two campus (Memphis and Lambuth campuses) and online. The Community Health Building, a nearly 200,000 square foot building, serves as a hub for faculty, students, staff and community partners to exchange ideas, pursue scientific inquiries, strive for academic excellence and commit to serving the community. The College offers nationally ranked, accessible, flexible, and affordable undergraduate and graduate programs. Our faculty, staff, and community partners work together to ensure student success, advance nursing science, and transform healthcare.

The Loewenberg College of Nursing receives Health Profession Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award!

The Loewenberg College of Nursing Online Graduate Nursing Program ranked #15 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report!

Let's talk healthWant to know the latest on health matters and how to better communicate with your health provider? Let's Talk Health, airing each weekday at 4:55 pm on the Jazz Lover, is a production of the UofM Department of Communication and the Loewenberg College of Nursing.


LCON is building a culture of health for urban children and families through two major initiatives: 1) curriculum integration aimed to preparing nursing students with knowledge and skills of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), and 2) pediatric asthma management across Shelby County Schools. Learn more about the Urban Child Institute Funded Project >>