Contact TEACHING Institution: Incoming students contact Campus Staff Coordinator (CSC), University at Buffalo School of Nursing (UBSON): Louiza Case –

Apply to TEACHING Institution: Please complete the NEXus student application (

Once the application is complete and accepted, the student will receive a UBIT username and password to access necessary UB websites and resources.

Before registering, students must fill out the immunization waiver (information can be found here: )

Student Account: Student is issued a UBIT account, and is e-mailed the account ID and instructions on how to access it.

Student Notification: Student should receive email regarding UBIT username and password. Student may then log in to UBLearns ( to access the course.

The Campus Staff Coordinator will also be in contact with the student for follow-up. Additional questions should be forwarded to the Campus Staff Coordinator.

Course Enrollment: The UB Registrar enrolls the student.

Platform: Once registered for the course, Student will gain access to UBLearns (Blackboard) using their UBIT name and password and be able to log in to the course materials

Payment: Once the student is enrolled in the course, an e-bill is automatically generated and sent via email; students can pay online with a credit card or can mail a check.

Teaching Faculty Contact: The CSC will notify the instructor(s) once a student is enrolled and the instructor may/may not contact the student directly prior to classes beginning.

Course materials/ Library access: Textbook information can be found via the syllabus or direct communication with the CSC or instructor. Course materials will be posted in UBLearns (Blackboard); please note students might not be able to view the course in UBLearns until the first day of the term

Course: Student completes course.

Add/Drop: The student must notify the Instructor, CSC and CFC.

Transcript: Transcripts for NEXus courses taken at UB can be obtained from the UB Registrar. Please contact the TEACHING institution Campus Staff Coordinator for questions.

Other: UBLearns platform trainings are available but not required.

Glossary of terms

CSC – Campus Staff Coordinator

CFC – Campus Faculty Coordinator

HOME – Institution student will obtain degree from

TEACHING – Institution student is taking course from