Nursing graduates in Colby-Sawyer College’s Class of 2022 have secured positions at some of the best hospitals in the world, according to current rankings by U.S. News and World Report. Colby-Sawyer’s newest nurses are beginning their careers at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio, the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and the Medical Center of Aurora in Colorado, as well as at top-rated institutions in New England including Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in New Hampshire, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center in Massachusetts, Hartford Hospital in Connecticut and Maine Medical Center. Most of Colby-Sawyer’s graduating nurses will stay within New England, and all but one will be working in Level I trauma centers equipped with the resources and facilities to provide the highest level of care.

"This year's nursing graduates have found positions at some of the most prestigious hospitals and healthcare systems in the country, where they'll be using state-of-the-art technology, working alongside the most innovative practitioners in their fields and making vital contributions to the scientific breakthroughs that will shape the future of medicine,” Dean of the School of Nursing & Health Sciences and Director of Clinical Partnerships Kevin Finn said. “We're proud to see this cohort of Colby-Sawyer nurses enter the healthcare profession, and we can't wait to see what they accomplish."

Most graduates of the Colby-Sawyer nursing program accept positions at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H., which is the top-ranked hospital in the state according to U.S. News and World Report. The college has an ongoing partnership with the Dartmouth Health system, and the majority of Colby-Sawyer nursing students complete their clinical rotations at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Colby-Sawyer’s undergraduate nursing program has been named one of the best nursing programs in New Hampshire by RegisteredNursing.org, with 99% of Colby-Sawyer nursing students passing the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX) on their first attempt, compared to 69% of all first-time test takers in 2022.

Nursing graduates from the Colby-Sawyer Class of 2022 have accepted positions at the following institutions:

  • Jacqueline Andrews, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
  • Lauren Berry, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Brianna Cappello, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Bryce Capunitan, Hartford Hospital
  • Rachel Ferrier, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Kayla Frazier, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Savannah Frotton, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Emily Gagne, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Mason Galbato, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Erin Gately, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Juliet Henderson, Mayo Clinic
  • Olivia Hoos, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Brenna Hopkins, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Ashley Hoyt, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Shannon Huff, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Kayleigh Hyder, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Traci Jones, Maine Medical Center
  • Shelby Kantor, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Emily Mailhiot, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Spencer McClary, Cleveland Clinic
  • Rachael Murrin, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Marissa Nance, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Lydia Nattress, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Maxwell Nowak, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Whitney O'Brien, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Sara Osborne, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Isabella Paul, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Molly Pelletier, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Olivia Rosato, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Ekaterina Sekella, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Smriti Sharma Sapkota, Medical Center of Aurora
  • Jessica Shatford, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Caroline Tompkins, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Madison Varano, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center