Apply now—nursing application steps

Apply now!

New classes begin in January and August each year.

We are taking applications now!

Click the button below to apply using NursingCAS (you'll need to create an account). As part of your application, you will need to submit transcripts, a reference and an application fee paid to NursingCAS. 

Our seats for each class fill up quickly, so be sure to apply by our priority deadlines for each semester.

Fall (August) Admission
Deadline: February 1

Spring (January) Admission
Deadline: September 1

The TEAS test is no longer required for nursing applicants. You may still choose to take the TEAS to qualify for additional scholarships, but you will need to schedule it on your own and send us your scores. (Learn more about freshman and transfer scholarships.)

More about the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) 

After you apply, the admissions team may reach out to you to schedule an interview to get better acquainted.  We want to work together to help you achieve your goals of becoming a nurse! 

Apply now!

We accept new classes in January and August each year.

Eligibility to apply

GPA: Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale) for all collegiate coursework at time of application.

Prerequisite courses: You must have completed or be in progress of the courses below with a grade of “C” or above (click the classes below for more info):

Anatomy and Physiology I (includes a lab)

Anatomy and Physiology II (includes a lab)

Microbiology (includes a lab)

Introduction to Inorganic, Organic and Biochemistry or general chemistry equivalent (includes a lab) 

Writing for Scholarly Audiences or research writing equivalent

Developmental Psychology

Elementary Statistics and Probability

Before you start

Make sure you meet the eligibility requirements.

Test of English as a Foreign Language: International students whose native language is not English and who do not meet the minimum ACT English score of 17 (or equivalent) must demonstrate current English proficiency by scores on a standardized test taken within the past two years. The college accepts the following examinations and, for regular admission, requires minimum scores of TOEFL: Internet-based (iBT), 79; International paper-based, 550; IELTS 6.5.

Don't have the prerequisites yet? If you're just starting college or haven't finished the required prerequisites above, you can apply to Union College here to take your pre-nursing courses.