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School of Nursing Admissions

Admission Requirements for Online Nursing Programs:


To Apply to an Online Nursing Program:

  • Complete the free online application.

  • Submit your transcripts (minimum 3.0 GPA)

  • Submit proof of an unencumbered RN licensure (uploaded to your application).

  • Review the additional program-specific application requirements (graduate, doctoral, and certificate programs only).

  • *Interviews will be required for selected graduate nursing program applicants. Interviews will be scheduled bi-monthly and with increased frequency towards the end of the semester to accommodate admission deadlines.


Accepted Students will be Required to Provide:

  • Within thirty days of enrollment, students are required to apply for a certified background review and drug screen, at their own expense, by a provider designated by Loyola University New Orleans with the results reported to Loyola University New Orleans School of Nursing.

  • Documentation of physical examination by a licensed provider

  • Documentation of immunizations

  • Current CPR certification


If you have any questions along the way, please call (504) 577-2855 or email to speak with one of our dedicated enrollment specialists who can walk you through the admissions process.