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Nursing Application

How to Apply to a DU Nursing Program

Davenport University offers a variety of nursing programs. Entry into each program is competitive and each one has specific admissions criteria. Your admissions representative is available to assist you in completing the application for our Nursing Program. Connect with Davenport University Admissions representative or email DUNursing@davenport.edu.


Step I -

Review the admissions criteria listed for your designated program.

If you are new to DU, please apply for admission to the University first.  Current DU students may proceed to Step ll.

 

 

Official Transcripts must be sent from your school(s) directly to the Davenport University Registrar at electronictranscripts@davenport.edu or by mail.

Davenport University Registrar

6191 Kraft Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI  49512 

Step II -

Complete Nursing application specific for your designated program.

The following applications are available through NursingCAS beginning August 25, 2017:

  • BSN Pre-Licensure, High School Direct Admit Program (Grand Rapids, Lansing, Midland and Warren)
  • BSN Pre-Licensure, BSN (Grand Rapids, Lansing, Midland, and Warren)
  • PN Program, High School Direct Admit Program (Midland and Warren)
  • PN Program, PN (Midland and Warren)
  • MSN: Generalist/Family Nurse Practitioner Program (On-line)

Items needed for NursingCAS:

  • Contact information for two professional references (forms will be emailed)
  • Professional statements
  • Davenport student ID number

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 NURSINGCAS

 * All required forms are included in NursingCAS. 

 

BSN Completion and Concurrent program applicants apply using the paper application below.

NursingCAS is not used for the  BSN Concurrent and Completion programs. Please print the paper application below and follow the instructions listed on page 1 of the application. All paper applications must be mailed to the registrar's office for processing.

BSN completion Program Paper Application

 BSN Concurrent Program - ADN enrolled- Paper Application

 

 * All required forms are included in the paper application packet above.


Step III -

REGISTER FOR AND COMPLETE ATI TEAS EXAMINATION. 

TEAS scores will upload from ATI to the DU Registrar upon completion of the exam at a DU testing site.  Students that test elsewhere will send official transcripts to the DU Registrar via ATI.

Deadline for Nursing Application Materials

BSN Completion

BSN Concurrent

Rolling admissions. (Accepted throughout the year.)

Rolling admissions. (Accepted throughout the year.)

BSN Pre-Licensure

Fall 2018 Admission cycle is now open for enrollment.

Admission Deadline:

Early Admission - Friday, November 3, 2017
Regular Admission - Friday, February 9, 2018 
Practical Nurse (PN) diploma and High School Direct Admit

Fall 2018 Admission cycle is now open for enrollment.

Admission Deadline:

Early Admission - Friday, November 3, 2017
Regular Admission - Friday, February 9, 2018

Additional program NOTES:

  • Only complete applications will be reviewed by the Nursing Admissions Committee. Decisions made by the Committee are final.
  • Students will be asked to complete a criminal background check, after acceptance in the program. This will take place in your first semester. The policies, procedures and form related to the criminal background check are displayed in the COHP Appendix A-4.