Join Us

The California Nursing Students' Association (CNSA) is a constituent chapter of the National Student Nursing Association (NSNA).

CNSA is composed of over 5,000 members who are committed in seeking optimal educational, developmental, and professional growth within today's various healthcare settings.

Membership in CNSA is automatic when you join NSNA. Your membership strengthens the voice of nursing students on the state and national level.

Benefits of Membership

When you become a member, you'll be a part of a dynamic organization preparing future nurse leaders. CNSA reaches out to students with information, benefits, and a forum for involvement. Many of today's leaders and dedicated practicing nurses were members of CNSA.

Membership provides access to CNSA's programs and activities, including: Leadership and Professional Development opportunities; Health Policy and Advocacy Education; Intersectional Nursing Projects; Ethics and Governance Education; Mental Health; Diversity and Breakthrough to Nursing (recruitment into nursing); help with passing the NCLEX; and career development opportunities. 

Join Here!

Follow us on Social Media to stay connected!



Have you heard CNSA has a Discord Channel? Download the App and get connected to nursing students from across the state. This is a great opportunity to share ideas, ask for help, celebrate your accomplishments, and build community in a meaningful way.