Learning Enhancement & Academic Progress Center (LEAP)

Nursing students

The Learning Enhancement and Academic Progress (LEAP) Center was created for the purpose of strengthening academic resources and services for students and faculty at The University of Texas School of Nursing. The LEAP Center is designed to combine strategic areas within the School such as the learning center, computer testing, simulation center, skills training, academic support, and media services into a single cohesive unit that will streamline and optimize both student and faculty development.


Nursing students at Simulation and Skills Center

Simulation & Skills Center

It provides an environment for students to practice and demonstrate nursing skills. Students learn psychomotor, physical assessment, and critical thinking skills for clinical performance.

Nursing students with cap and gown

Student Academic Support

It provides resource for students seeking academic support. Nursing majors receive assistance through individual academic counseling, peer tutoring, study skills workshops, and referrals to campus services.


School of Nursing Building

Educational Innovation Services

Educational Innovation Services comprised of the following: Instructional Technologist Specialist, Webmaster, Graphic Designer, and Computer Testing Center.

Nursing attending Continuing Nursing Education

Continuing Nursing Education

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association.