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University of Colorado College of Nursing

College of Nursing

Nursing BS - UCAN Admissions

Requirements and Tools to Help the Application Process

The College of Nursing is glad that you are considering applying to the bachelor of science in nursing program. This page informs you about the several factors that are considered in selecting applicants including academic achievement, preparation and motivation for a nursing career, experiences with diverse groups of people and life experiences related to nursing. Understanding eligibility criteria is essential in your success as a competitive applicant. For a positive and rewarding experience through the admissions process do these few simple things:

  • Use the application tools available to you. (Application Tools)
  • Find the answers available to you. (FAQs)
  • Complete all components and required fields of the application. (How to Apply)




Every application requires specific materials such as official transcripts from all institutions attended, application fees, essay questions, and documentation of prerequisite course work. 


How to Apply  

Steps to apply to the College of Nursing BS program.



Application Tools

Tools that will aid in the admissions process.


International Students

Admissions information for international students.

Application Deadlines 

Application Deadlines

View the application deadline for your program. All parts of the application must be received by the deadline.



Answers your frequently asked questions.