Nursing students go to a variety of local health care agencies for clinical experiences. These range from community hospitals to large, urban medical centers-all located within 30 miles of the campus. Agencies currently utilized include Newton Medical Center and Prairie View Mental Health Center in Newton, Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, McPherson Hospital, Wesley Medical Center and Via Christi Health in Wichita, and Schowalter Villa in Hesston. Other agencies provide population-based clinical sites.
Hesston College offers a caring campus community in a small town that is quiet and conducive to study. Commuting students find it a convenient drive from the nearby towns of Newton, Hutchinson, McPherson, and Wichita. The campus offers residential housing in a safe environment.