How to Apply

Below are links to online applications for our nursing Graduate Degree, Post Master's Certificate, and Second Degree BSN Programs.  Applications are specific to either degree or certificate and specific time period.  Please contact the administrative offices of the program of interest with any questions or issues.

Starting Your Application

To start your application, locate your program of interest (either a degree program or certificate program) and proposed term of entry below and follow the link to the online application specific to your program of interest and proposed semester of entry. If noted, each "APPLY NOW" button takes you to an application that is program-specific for degree or certificate and time period. PLEASE SELECT YOUR LINK CAREFULLY.

Continuing Your Application or Checking Application Status

  • Continue Your Application - You can enter the self-service portal where you can continue an already-started application.
  • Check Your Application Status - You can enter the self-service portal where you can check on the status of a submitted application.

Graduate Program - MSN DEGREE APPLICATION

MSN DEGREE Programs

MSN Degrees: Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family NursePractitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Education

MSN Degree - APPLY NOW

Graduate Program - POST MASTER'S CERTIFICATE APPLICATION

Post Master's Certificate Programs

Post Master's Certificates: Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Nursing Education

Post Master's Certificate - APPLY NOW

ATTENTION: For the most optimum experience, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome are the preferred browsers to utilize when completing the application process.

NURSE ANESTHESIA PROGRAM APPLICATION

  2019    
 NURSE ANESTHESIA ONLY
NURSE ANESTHESIA 2019
APPLY NOW
   
NOTE: Use the application link above to apply to the 2019 DNP CRNA Program.
   

Doctoral Programs

Doctoral Programs                                                                  
Summer 2017 Summer 2018
PhD in Nursing
Closed
PhD 2018
Apply Now
Doctor of Nursing Practice
DNP 2017
Apply Now

DNP 2018
Apply Now
NOTE: If applying to the Nurse Anesthesia program, use the NURSE ANESTHESIA PROGRAM APPLICATION.

ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL AND TRANSFER STUDENTS: If you are applying to our Traditional Nursing Undergraduate Program, you must fill out Villanova University's Common Application. Click here to go the University Admission site for an overview and access to the Common Application.

Undergraduate Program - Second Degree Options

Second Degree Programs - For students who already have a Bachelor's Degree in another discipline. 
Summer 2017 Summer 2018
BSNExpress Program for College Graduates
CLOSED BSNExpress Program
APPLY NOW
Alternate Sequence Curriculum for College Graduates Alternate Sequence
APPLY NOW
Coming Soon

RN to BSN Online Program for RNs

Attention: If you are interested in Villanova's ONLINE, fast-paced RN to BSN Program, please click here to learn more and to apply to the ONLINE program

APPLICATION ALERT

Due to higher education regulation changes, Villanova University College of Nursing is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs and courses from students residing in Alabama and Minnesota. 

Forgot Your Password?

Use this link and click the ‘Forgot your password?’ button to continue or change an already-started application. If you have questions, please contact the administrative offices of the program of interest.

Attention Minnesota Applicants: Villanova University is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.