Application to all graduate programs (MS, Post-MS Certificate, MS Bridge,
DNP and PhD) involves a 3 step process.
Step 1: First complete a Florida Atlantic University
Graduate Application (FAU
Due to a high volume of applications and the time needed to receive and process transcripts and application fees, step one may take up to 2 weeks to complete. You may check your application status online:
You cannot begin Step 2 until your university application is complete and referred to the College of Nursing.
Step 2: Complete the
Nursing Application. You will need your Z number before progressing to Step 2 [submitting your College of Nursing application]. Your Z number may be found
by clicking this link you are unable to submit your College of Nursing application, please contact the Graduate College office.
Step 3: Turn in [hand deliver or mail] your completed checklist with all supporting documents to Graduate Student Services in the College of Nursing. All documents must be received by the published application deadlines.
*Your admission application is contingent upon successful completion of all 3 steps - the University and the College of Nursing applications and receipt of all supporting documents.