Application

The School of Nursing will review all qualified applicants after the priority deadline.  Students should expect to hear about their admission status a few weeks following the completion of the review of applicants.  Students may continue to apply after the priority admission date and will be reviewed as spots are available for admission or on the waiting list.

Students provisionally admitted into the program will receive information by e-mail regarding required next steps such as background checks, drug screening, immunizations, physical examinations, health insurance, CPR, etc.  Students must ensure submission and approval of all required documents prior to the term's application deadline.  If the submission requirements are not met the student may need to withdraw from the program and another student will be admitted in their place.

Associate of Science in Nursing (RN) Application - All of our positions are filled for the 2021-22 academic year, so we are no longer accepting applications.  The application will reopen in August for the 2022-23 academic year.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

  • Fall Admission Priority Deadline: January 15th
  • Spring Admission Priority Deadline: May 1st

RN to BSN Application

APPLICATION DEADLINES

  • Fall Admission Priority Deadline: January 15th
  • Spring Admission Priority Deadline:  May 1st
  • Summer Admission Priority Deadline: March 1st

Each state and territory have different professional licensure and certification requirements. The programs at Fairmont State University have been designed to meet relevant requirements for programs in the State of West Virginia. Students who are considering an academic program that may allow them to pursue professional licensure in their state or territory are strongly encouraged to check their state’s or territory's  to seek information and additional guidance before beginning a program outside of their state. Licensure requirements may include educational or degree requirements, professional examinations, background checks, work experience, character and fitness qualifications, fingerprinting, drug screening, and other requirements.