School policies

Memo 54: Priority for Registration in DNP Courses

The following outlines the order by which students seeking a space in Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) courses should be prioritized:

Rank
Type of Student
Permission of Instructor and/or Adviser Required?
System Under Which They Register
(State Tuition or PCE Fees)
How Will This be Enforced and Monitored?
1 Current DNP students No permission required Register based on program that follows their matriculation No enforcement needed
2 Other matriculated graduate nursing students (PhD, MS, MN) YES, by instructor; instructor can opt to say no Register based on program that follows their matriculation
  1. Student obtains written permission by instructor. This can be in email format. Must include course number, title, student name, instructor’s name, quarter.
  2. Instructor forwards written permission to Abigail Mayeda in SAS (mayeda3@uw.edu).
3 Non-Nursing UW graduate students YES, by instructor See above
4 Anyone else using tuition exemption YES, by instructor; instructor can opt to say no Register based on program that follows their matriculation See above

*Tuition exemption cannot be applied to NCLIN, NMETH and independent study (https://nursing.uw.edu/students/faq/).

Created June 2, 2015
Revised January 2018