RN to BSN Online Program Admissions

RN to BSN Application Deadlines

RN-BSN Online Deadlines by Semester Start
Spring Summer Fall
Nov. 1 March 1 July 1

RN to BSN Application Instructions

Note: If you are UC Blue Ash student, view application instructions under "UC Blue Ash Students."

1. Submit an Online Application

Fill out and submit an application for your desired start term. If you're applying for Summer or Fall 2023 admission, after you set up your application account, select Uptown Campus for your program location.

2. Submit Additional Items

  • Submit the $50 application fee
  • Submit your transcripts from all post-secondary programs

3. Confirm Your Admission

  • Submit the $100 enrollment deposit.

UC Blue Ash Students

UC Blue Ash Students must complete an application for re-admission.

If you do not have a UC M#, email


Current RN-BSN online students who have not enrolled in classes for more than three semesters must complete the readmission application.

State Regulations

Because of state boards of nursing and department of education regulations, the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing is unable to accept applications for our online RN to BSN program from individuals who reside in the following states:

  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • Tennessee
  • Washington


Contact the Office of Student Recruitment at or 513-558-3600.