BSN Application and Admission Timeline

Fall 2022

October 1, 2021

Nursing CAS application opens for August 2022 admission. The application is available from nursing.wsu.ed. Visit the Steps to Apply section on the BSN page for more information.

December 20, 2021

Deadline to apply to NursingCAS for August 2022 admission, at 11:59pm EST
There is a $55.00 application fee. The College of Nursing admission committee does not review letters of recommendation or personal essays. Students must select only one campus to apply.

Nursing CAS application includes completion of the following by the deadline:
–Application itself
–Document upload within CAS of TEAS Individual Performance Profile (including sub scores and total score) with test date between Dec 20, 2020 through Dec 20, 2021.
–Document upload within CAS of Volunteer/Work Experience.  Download and fill out the Experience Log Form. All applicants must complete a minimum of 50 volunteer/work hours in a health-related setting. Volunteer/work hours must be within the last three years.

Due to COVID-19, applicants that cannot complete the required 50 hour work/volunteer experience can complete the following alternate assignment to upload instead: Submit a one page essay, single spaced and typed. Include the role of a nurse, what has influenced your decision to become a nurse, and what personal experience you have had related to the nursing role. 
If you only have partial work/volunteer hours, please submit the Experience Log Form along with your essay.

February 4, 2022

All official transcripts must be ordered by applicants by this date, sent to Nursing CAS (not to WSU itself) to allow for grade verification.

March 4, 2022

Undergraduate Admission and Progression (UAP) Committee meets to select applicants for interviews.

March 11, 2022

Interview invites and information emailed to top applicants

March 17-20, 2022

Interview range for Kira Talent. Applicants are able to initiate interview at any time during this range. Details will come from the March 11th email.

April 1, 2022

Winter Grades: For students on a quarter system, you must submit an official transcript sent to Nursing CAS (not to WSU itself) to allow for grade verification. If you fail to provide your winter grades you will be ineligible and will not be considered for admission.

April 15, 2022

UAP meeting to select applicants for fall admission.

April 22, 2022

Admission decisions and information emailed.

Spring 2023

May 1, 2022

Nursing CAS application opens for Spring 2023 admission. View our steps to apply for more information.

July 1, 2022

Deadline to apply to NursingCAS for Spring 2023 admission, at 11:59pm EST
There is a $55.00 application fee. The College of Nursing admission committee does not review letters of recommendation or personal essays. Students must select only one campus to apply.

Nursing CAS application includes completion of the following by the deadline:
–Application itself
–Document upload within CAS of TEAS Individual Performance Profile (including sub scores and total score) with test date between July 1, 2021 through July 1, 2022.
–Volunteer/Work Experience provided within CAS’s work/experience section. All applicants must complete a minimum of 50 volunteer or work hours in a health-related setting. Hours must be within the last three years.

Due to COVID-19, we understand that not all applicants may have had a chance to engage in volunteer/work experience. Accordingly, all applicants will also be asked a written question during the application. That will be: please write a paragraph response on the role of a nurse, what influenced your decision to become a nurse, and what personal experiences you have that relate to the nursing role. 

August 1, 2022

All official transcripts must be ordered by applicants by this date, sent to Nursing CAS (not to WSU itself) to allow for grade verification.

August 31, 2022

Summer Grades: For students on a quarter system, you must submit an official transcript sent to Nursing CAS (not to WSU itself) to allow for grade verification. If you fail to provide your Summer grades you will be ineligible and will not be considered for admission.

September 16, 2022

Undergraduate Admission and Progression (UAP) Committee meets to select applicants for interviews.

September 23, 2022

Interview invites and information emailed to top applicants

October 6-9, 2022

Interview range for Kira Talent. Applicants are able to initiate interview at any time during this range. Details will come from the September 23 email.

October 21, 2022

UAP meeting to select applicants for fall admission.

October 28, 2022

Admission decisions and information emailed.

December 21, 2022

Fall Grades: For students on a quarter system, you must submit an official transcript sent to Nursing CAS (not to WSU itself) to allow for grade verification. If you fail to provide your Fall grades you will be ineligible and will not be considered for admission.