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Yarmouth Campus

Our Yarmouth Campus gives students an opportunity to study nursing in a rural community 300km south of Halifax.

View of Yarmouth Hospital building.

About the Yarmouth Campus

With a population of 7,000, Yarmouth is the largest town in Southwestern Nova Scotia and is a financial, business, and education hub for surrounding communities. It’s also home to some of the most beautiful beaches and scenery in the province, including the famous Cape Forchu lighthouse

Studying nursing in Yarmouth

Studying in a rural community 300 kilometres south of the School of Nursing in Halifax, you’ll get a comprehensive BScN education while benefitting from lower living costs. This community is a three-hour drive from Dalhousie’s Halifax campuses.

Non-nursing elective classes in Yarmouth are offered by our partner universities, Acadia and Universite Ste. Anne.

Nursing students in Yarmouth can find residence accommodations at Beulah Raymond Hall.