Nursing Announcements

CONGRATULATIONS NURSING GRADUATES, from Fall 2017 and Spring 2018!

SPRING 2018 - Competitive Admissions Application are due Friday, September 8, 2017, by 4:00 PM

The Department of Nursing admits 30 pre-licensure students fall and spring semesters. This is a competitive admission based on: Cumulative GPA, Required Support Course GPA, Work/School History, Essay, ATI TEAS score, and References. LPN's will apply with the Pre-licensure students and will be evaluated on the same criteria. Application deadline for Spring 2018 is September 8, 2017. Applicants will be notified by mail in late October of the Admissions and Advancement Committee’s decision.  Application deadline for Fall 2018 is February 9, 2018. Applicants will be notified by mail in late March of the Admissions and Advancement Committee's decision.  All decisions by the committee are final and may not be appealed.

ATI TEAS test Dates for Spring 2018 applicants! All tests will be proctored in SCA 011 - 30 testers maximum per test date, on a first come-first serve basis. Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm; Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm; Monday, August 14, 2017, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm; Wednesday, August 16, 2017, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm; Friday, September 1, 2017, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.  This is a 3 hour and 45 minute, four-option multiple-choice test with 170 total questions. Please come prepared for this length of time.

Register for the TEAS exam at, select the “Register for Teas” option and follow prompts to test at SUU on your desired day and time.   The cost of the TEAS® V exam is $70.00 (subject to change), payable at the time of the on-line registration.  Please bring your  ATI user name and password to your registered test date.

Application Deposit/Payment Form

Application OnLine Payment Option

RN to BSN Admissions

RN to BSN applications need to be submitted to the Department of Nursing ON or BEFORE Friday, March 9, 2018, for a May 2018 position.  Applicants are notified of the committees' decision by mail mid to late April.

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SUU Honor Society of Nursing has been selected as a Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI).  We are now the Psi Gamma Chapter.


CCNE seal of accreditationThe baccalaureate degree in nursing at Southern Utah University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791.

CCNE Accreditation

Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing (Click on "List of Approved Nursing Programs - Utah Only" under "Related Information")

The Department of Nursing is located in the L.S. & Aline W. Skaggs Center for Health and Molecular Sciences, 1st Floor