Admissions & Selection

Admission into the WSU Nursing program is selective. A limited number of students are accepted into the program each year. This enables WSU to provide the quality clinical experience and skill set this growing field requires.

Application Process

You must first apply for admission to WSU, and you must also apply for admission to the PN to RN program.

It is critical that all parts of the application process be completed and submitted. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please download the appropriate applicant checklist for your program (to aid you in the process).


Application deadlines vary depending upon which campus you want to attend. The list below contains application acceptance periods for admission at each campus. Applications will be sent out according to the dates listed.

Weber State University - Ogden
See WSU Online [Outreach] listed below.

Utah State University - Logan
Fall semester: January 20 - March 20

Davis Applied Technology College - Kaysville
Only for current PN students at DATC.
All other applicants should apply to WSU Online [Outreach] or WSU/USU in Logan.

Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College - Ogden
Only for current PN students at OWATC.
All other applicants should apply to WSU Online [Outreach] or WSU/USU in Logan.

Mountainland Applied Technology College - Lehi
Only for current PN students at MATC.
All other applicants should apply to WSU Online [Outreach] or WSU/USU in Logan.

WSU Online [Outreach] PN to RN (RN Completion) program
Fall semester: January 20 - March 20
Spring semester: August 20 - September 15

Selection Process

PN to RN applications are reviewed by the nursing program Admissions and Advancement Committee. A point system is used to facilitate candidate selection. Support courses are evaluated, but points will not be awarded for courses in progress during the semester applications are received.

Selection Notification

Students are notified of acceptance into the program by April 15 for Fall admission and October 15 for Spring admission.

Weber State UniversityOgden, Utah 84408

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