Academic building

The School of Nursing at Southern CT State University, established in 1969, strives to be a center of excellence and innovation in nursing education. The Baccalaureate and Masters nursing programs at SCSU are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC, 20001, (202) 887-6791. The nursing major at Southern is one of the top selected majors on campus, and we’re proud of our school’s growth and accomplishments. We continue to develop new programs, engaging teaching and learning strategies and innovative ideas.

Southern Connecticut State University
School of Nursing 

Health and Human Services Building, Room 311
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

Phone: (203) 392-6495
Fax: (203) 392-6493

For Program information, please email

Nursing Info Appointment

Position Name Phone
Chairperson Dr. Maria Krol (203) 392-6547
Associate Director of Nursing Admissions, Enrollment Management, and Communication Chelsea Ortiz (203) 392-7240
Accelerated BSN Program Director Dr. Tracey Arnold (203) 392-5978
Undergraduate BSN Program Director Dr. Kristen Borgognone (203) 392-5043
RN-BS in Nursing Program Director Dr. Joanne Roy (203) 392-7000
MSN Program Director Dr. Andrea Adimando (203) 392-7245
Ed.D Program Director Dr. Frances Penny (203) 392-7145
Director of Assessment, Quality Improvement, and Curriculum Development Dr. Kimberly Lacey (203) 392-8871
Admissions Specialist Gabriela Luckett (203) 392-7074
Student Engagement Specialist Cristalyn Vargas (203) 392-8839
Coordinator for Nursing Scholarships and Early College Programs Leilannie Quintana (203) 392-5042
Administrative Assistant Beatrice Torres (203) 392-6495
Secretary Rosemarie Hummel (203) 392-6495