Who Is Eligible?

Eligible students

  • Currently licensed RN (or eligible to take the NCLEX-RN)*
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5
  • Are eligible to meet UVM general admissions criteria

*Students completing an AD Nursing program may apply prior to graduation and completion of the NCLEX-RN, but must obtain RN licensure prior to matriculation in the RN to BS Program.

RN license must be kept active while enrolled in the RN to B.S. Program.

Students must maintain a GPA of 2.80 or higher to progress in the RN to BS Program.

How to Apply

Apply online using the Common Application available through UVM Admissions. Admission decisions are made from January 1 through August 1.

Application instructions for those new to UVM (not previously UVM degree students)

Application instructions for former UVM degree students

If you need assistance with your application, please contact Deborah.Gale@uvm.edu (UVM Admissions) or Margaret.Aitken@med.uvm.edu (Nursing).