The MN-CHN application is fully online via the UW Graduate School website.

  • You will submit a fee to the UW Graduate School when you apply.
  • We do not require the GRE.
  • If you have attended non-U.S. post-secondary college-level schools, you must submit an official transcript evaluation for each school attended to the UW School of Nursing (see application instructions for details).

Application Requirements

  • MN application instructions
  • Online MN application
  • School of Nursing Graduate School Application Supplemental Form (PDF)
  • Current résumé
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Response to the admissions questions (see instructions for prompts)
  • Authorization for Background Check form (do not run the background check when you apply)
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended
    • Foreign transcripts must include translated evaluations
    • You do not need to include a foreign transcript if you attended a foreign university through a study abroad program and the credits appear on your school’s transcript
  • Copies of scores from appropriate tests demonstrating proficiency in English (reading, writing and comprehension as well as spoken), if appropriate