Bachelor of Science in Nursing

As the first college to offer a BSN in 1916, we remain committed to ensuring our graduates are empowered to think critically, advocate for patients and the profession and raise the standard of health care—in any role they choose.


Our direct-admission Bachelor of Science in Nursing leverages technology and innovation, embraces equity and inclusion, promotes interprofessional collaboration and enables experiential learning, so that when students graduate, they're ready to lead.

As part of the UC Academic Health Center (medical campus), our clinical partners include a Level I trauma center, Level III obstetric unit, the nation's No. 3 pediatric hospital and multiple outpatient surgery centers and community hospitals.

High school students apply for direct admission to the bachelor's program. Transition and transfer students apply to join the program as a sophomore.

Tours & Information Sessions

Attend a UC campus tour and College of Nursing Close-Up, offered every Thursday! To sign up, choose the 9 a.m. ET campus tour and 11 a.m. ET College of Nursing Close-Up.

Or, attend a virtual College Close-Up, offered Oct. 6 and Nov. 8 from 6 to 7 p.m. ET

Transfer and transition students interested in applying for admission as a sophomore: attend a virtual information session Oct. 19 or Nov. 1 from 4 to 5 p.m. ET

Application Deadline

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Deadlines
Direct-entry admission (Priority deadline*) Nov. 1
Direct-entry admission Dec. 1
Second-year admission (transfer and transition students)
Feb. 28

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