Nursing Admission

Undergraduate Nursing (RN-to-BSN) Program

The Wilmington University RN-to-BSN program requires applicants to hold an associates degree or diploma in nursing from an accredited school of nursing and a Registered Nurse (RN) license. Associate degree in nursing candidates awaiting placement for clinical experience may begin to select courses toward the bachelor's degree with the Pre-RN option.

1. Submit an Undergraduate Application

A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.

Registered nurse applicants should list their RN license number and expiration date on the Wilmington University application form

2. Submit a copy of your U.S. RN license

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3. Submit official transcripts

Transcripts must be sent electronically or directly from the school of attendance in a sealed envelope.

Note: In order to receive financial aid official transcripts must be on file.

4. Register for Classes

Students are encouraged to meet with an Academic Advisor prior to starting their program. To schedule an appointment, please call (877) 967-5464Call: (877) 967-5464, or email

5. Complete the Wilmington University Health History Form

A health history form is required by state law, which includes a record of immunizations. This documentation must be submitted prior to the completion of NUR 303.

6. Track your application status

The University uses a rolling admission system and applicants are generally notified of their status within two weeks of the receipt of all materials.


Wilmington University honors an open admissions policy and welcomes applications from all interested potential students.