University of Texas - School of Nursing Admission Procedures

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Students applying for admission to the Professional Sequence in Nursing must first apply and be accepted to The University of Texas at Austin. For information about applying to the University, visit the Office of Admission web page at http://bealonghorn.utexas.edu.

Currently enrolled and students accepted to UT-Austin who have a minimum GPA of 2.75 in science prerequisite courses, prerequisite courses, and in the UT cumulative GPA may continue with the application for admission to the Professional Sequence in Nursing after carefully reading the instructions about How to Apply to the School of Nursing.


How to Apply to the School of Nursing

  • Complete and submit the electronic School of Nursing application by the appropriate deadline. The instructions for the personal essay and letters of reference are included in the electronic application.
  • Submit a $50 application fee in a check or money order made payable to The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing (UTASN). The fee may be hand-delivered to the Student Affairs Office, NUR 2.400, or mailed to the Student Affairs Office, Undergraduate Admissions, UT-Austin School of Nursing, 1710 Red River, Austin, TX, 78701.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.75 is required in the science prerequisite courses, prerequisite courses, and UT cumulative GPA.
  • Confirm official transcripts from each college/university attended and high school transcript have been submitted to The University of Texas at Austin Office of Admissions.
  • At the time of application, students must be enrolled in or have completed all prerequisite course requirements. (If there is an intervening summer session, as is the case with spring applicants for the fall semester, courses can be completed in the summer). All prerequisite courses must be completed prior to the beginning of the Junior 1 first semester in the Professional Sequence.
  • Applicants will be notified of admission decisions prior to registration.

Application Deadlines

Application Deadline for Fall Admission is February 15.
Application Deadline for Spring Admission is August 1.


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