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APPLICATION Dates

Application Deadlines

Applications for Fall 2018 admission are now closed

Spring 2019 admission – Applications open late July 2018, due September 10th, 2018 by 5:00pm

Fall 2019 admission – Applications open March 2019, due May 8, 2019 by 5:00pm

Spring Admission Timeline
  • June – August
    • Pre-Admission Exam is open Monday through Friday from June 10th until August 31st
  • September 10th
    • Applications due by 5pm
  • September 25th
    • Dmail notifications sent to applicants by today
    • No phone calls will be taken from students checking on admission status
  • October 15th
    • Due: Signed Acceptance Agreement by 5pm
  • November 20th
    • Due: All health requirements, flu vaccination (completed after Aug 31st) & CNA certification
  • January 5th
    • Due: Grades for all prerequisite courses not submitted with application
Fall Admission Timeline
  • March – April
    • Pre-Admission Exam is open Monday through Friday from March 1st through April 30th
  • May 10th
    • Applications due by 5pm
  • May 25th
    • Dmail notifications sent to applicants by today
    • No phone calls will be taken from students checking on admission status
  • June 15th
    • Due: Signed Acceptance Agreement by 5pm
  • July 25th
    • Due: All health requirements (seasonal flu vaccine due after start of the 1st semester) & CNA certification
  • August 15th
    • Due: Grades for all prerequisite courses not submitted with application
  • October 1st
    • Due: Seasonal Flu Vaccination (completed after August 1st)

 

Online Application Process

Applications to the nursing program are accepted only through the online application system. Instructions for each component are provided within the online application.

Personal Demographics & Grades
  • Applicants must be admitted to DSU and have a DixieID  to apply to the Nursing Program.
  • Identification data (name, address, emergency contact)
  • Overall GPA, Major GPA, & Suggested Electives
  • Holistic Admissions Criteria – Optional but suggested demographic information:
    • Life experiences such as work and volunteerism, economic disadvantage, veteran status, and experience with leadership and cultural diversity
    • Attributes like first generation college student, fluently speaking two or more languages, and more
Recorded Video Interview

Link to recorded video interview lasting 3-5 minutes answering two questions:

  • What qualifies you for a position in DSU’s Nursing Program?
  • What will you contribute to the nursing profession?
  • File upload instructions included in online application
Pre-Admission Test Results
Application Fee

Pay Application Fee at http://dixie.edu/onlinepayments

  • Click on “All Other Payments
  • Select “Pre-Licensure Nursing Application Fee
  • Screenshot receipt and include with application
Application Completion, Review & Notification
  • Students are responsible for the completion of their application file. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
  • Applications are carefully reviewed by the Admissions Committee on the basis of academic qualifications, personal attributes, and potential to succeed in the program. The Nursing Department adheres to Dixie State University’s policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity in admission decisions.
  • Acceptance status is sent via Dmail approximately 15 business days after the application due date.
  • Final acceptance of each candidate is contingent on the successful completion of the required prerequisite courses with a grade of C or higher. Final admission is still contingent upon successful completion of all program requirements.
  • Students who are denied admission are responsible for submitting a new application each admission cycle and are reviewed as a member of the current applicant pool.