American association of colleges of nursing | Business Officers of Nursing Schools (BONUS) Annual Meeting | April 23-24, 2025 | Salt Lake City, UT

Business Officers of Nursing Schools (BONUS) Annual Meeting

Explore Trends, Strategies, and Innovations in Academic Nursing Administration

This event offers a unique opportunity to stay informed about issues of importance to the operational management of nursing schools including technology, business, and financial and administrative management as well as trends in academic nursing, and opportunities for leadership and team building. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from thought leaders and peers, meet face-to-face with BONUS network members, and take away innovative strategies to help you succeed in your role back home.

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About Business Officers of Nursing Schools Leadership Network

Stay connected all year long by joining the BONUS Leadership Network! BONUS members benefit from year-round networking and opportunities to foster professional growth and development and participate in information sharing, communication, and discussion of key issues among fellow nursing school staff at AACN member institutions. Conference fees for BONUS Network members are discounted.


Connect & Engage

The BONUS Networking and Group Dinners are highly anticipated engagement opportunities allowing you to connect with peers and build relationships made during the meeting in a casual setting. Networking and Group Dinners are provided during Day 1 and 2 of the meeting:

  • Join us for small group networking dinners on Wednesday evening, April 23, at various restaurants in Downtown Nashville. Sign-ups will be made available on-site and participants will cover their own costs.  
  • In addition, a full group dinner will be held on Thursday evening, April 24. The dinner fee is $65 per person (guests are welcome!) and registration is available online during the meeting registration. 

Who Should Attend

Business officers, fiscal managers, administrative leaders, and other nursing school staff involved in the operational management of nursing programs.

Conference Venue

Hilton Nashville Downtown
121 4th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37201


“This was a great conference! It is so awesome to have the opportunity to network with people who "get it". The ability to come together and share ideas, positivity (even frustrations) in a safe space, has left me feeling refreshed with a renewed sense of purpose. I didn't want it to end.”

“Thank you to the excellence speaker participants for interesting and relevant topics and robust discussion. Great discussions and networking. Excellent opportunity to meet new colleagues.”

“I am grateful for the opportunity to network and talk to other members who face similar challenges at the workplace and be able to exchange thoughts and ideas.”

“I like all the offered activities at the BONUS Meeting. Particularly important the discussion of the different practices, issues, and how we learn from other institutions.”

two aerial photographs of downtown Nashville, TN

For questions, contact the AACN Conference Team today!