Thank you for your interest in our Adult RN Residency Program. We seek qualified individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to the mission of Loma Linda University Health. We offer four cohorts per year: winter, spring, summer and fall. Applications are only accepted during the Open Application periods.

Application Tips

On the application, you will be able to indicate which unit you are applying for. View the departments participating in the Residency program.

The documents that must be received by all applicants are:

  • Application
  • Cover letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Two letters of recommendation from clinical instructors or an employer, preferably on letterhead

Loma Linda University Medical Center LLUMC – Murrieta

Application Questions

When are the open application periods for 2022?

Application period occurs approximately 3-4 months before the start date of the program. Please check the website frequently for application availability.

Winter 2022 Cohort:

Fall 2022 Cohort:
Application Opens: July 18, 2022 8 a.m.
Application Closes: July 31, 2022 11:59 p.m.
Program start date: October 31, 2022

Spring 2022 Cohort:

Summer 2022 Cohort:
Application Opens: April 25, 2022 8 a.m.
Application Closes: May 13, 2022 11:59 p.m.
Program start date: August 8, 2022

What is the minimum degree requirement to apply?

Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) or Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN) are the required degree programs.

  • If you have an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (ADN) and will be graduating/completing a BSN Degree prior to the cohort/program start date, you will be considered and thus can apply.

I am in a nursing program that allows me to take the NCLEX before receiving my diploma. Would I still be eligible to apply to the new graduate residency program?

In order to be considered, you must have your  BSN or MSN degree and nursing license before the beginning of the program.

Do I need to be a California resident to apply?

No, As long as position requirements have been met all eligible candidates will be considered.

Can I still apply to the new graduate nurse residency program if I am working as a nurse elsewhere?

If you have less than 12 months of hospital RN experience, you are eligible to apply.

If I have previously applied to this program for a different cohort, do I need to reapply again to be considered for the upcoming cohort?

Yes. To be eligible for an upcoming cohort, you must reapply.

If you have any questions regarding the submission of your application, please contact the Nurse Recruiter at 909-651-4001 or apply now.