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Student members

Thank you for being one of us

Here you'll find everything you need for your studies, placement and the search for your first nursing role. 

Student membership provides you with employment support and representation if you are also working as a Nursing Support Worker during your studies.



Develop and grow with access to Europe’s largest nursing library resource. 
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RCN Learn

Develop your skills through evidence-based and quality assured resources.

Support services

Confidential advice, counselling and support on a range of issues. 
Nursing students

Starting Out

An exclusive online resource for student and and newly registered nurse members.
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Careers resource

Advice on CV writing, job applications, interview skills and finding a role.
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Membership discounts

Offers and discounts to help you with life outside of work.


Stay informed

Keep up-to-date with the latest news, events and articles.

RCN Magazine

Find inspiration, advice and unmissable features.


Find more information about upcoming events.

Student news

Read the latest RCN news.

Questions about your membership?

Find out how to update your personal details, find your membership number, subscribe to an RCNi journal, claim tax relief and more. 

Get involved as a student member

Join our campaigns, become a Student Ambassador, attend RCN Congress or stand for election on the RCN Students' Committee.

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