Thank you for your interest in applying to the Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing. To start the application process, please review the "Steps to Apply" below.

Need Admission Instructions?

Please review and follow the application instructions for your program located on the pdf link listed after the specific program to which you are applying.

Application Deadlines

  • Applications open each September and application deadlines can be found on our application deadlines page.  All materials must be submitted by the identified deadline.
  • The OHSU School of Nursing uses an independent organization that processes applications for OHSU called the Nursing Centralized Application Service (NCAS). We are using NCAS version 3.0 for the 2015-16 application.
  • Applicants will need to review their specified application instructions as well complete and submit all materials for the NCAS application by the identified deadlines.

Steps to Apply

Step 1:  Applying to OHSU School of Nursing:

Step 2:

  • Review the entrance essay questions and interview instructions on our essays page and respond as requested.
  • Review the interview dates

Step 3:

Additional forms as needed:

If Nursing CAS does not allow you to upload more than one form or document, please email the form to and we can upload it for you. If you are emailing a form please make sure it is saved as a doc/docx or pdf.

Step 4:

Submit your Nursing CAS application by 12am EST on the identified deadline date. The cost to apply is 45 dollars for an undergraduate program application and 65 dollars for a graduate program application. Please note: the Accelerated Bachelors to Masters programs are considered a graduate application.

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