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Application Deadlines

At The University of New Mexico College of Nursing, we educate inquisitive professionals who improve patient care. Nurse scientists who find better ways of doing things. Be part of the healing that starts here and branches out from every graduate.

Check the deadlines for your prospective programs. Admissions considers all verified applications received by the deadline. Missed the deadline? Apply at the next application date.

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Accepted students have 1 week to respond to an offer of admission.

Deadlines for Undergraduate Options

  • Spring term application submission period: June 30 - September 15
  • Fall term application submission period: October 15 - February 15

Learn more about the Pre-Licensure BSN Option.

  • Fall 2021 term application submission: November 15th - April 15th

 

Learn more about the Freshman Direct-Entry Pre-Licensure BSN Option.

NMNEC Central New Mexico Community College (CNM) & UNM Dual Degree ADN & BSN Option

  • Spring term application submission period: June 30 - September 15
  • Summer term application submission period: January 10 - March 6
  • Fall term application submission period: May 1- June 22

NMNEC San Juan College (SJC) & UNM Dual degree ADN & BSN Option

  • Spring term application submission period: July 30 - September 15
  • Fall term application submission period: October 15 - February 15

NMNEC Santa Fe CC (SFCC) & UNM Dual Degree ADN & BSN Option

  • Spring term application submission period: July 15 - September 15
  • Fall term application submission period: December 17 - February 28

NMNEC UNM-Gallup/UNM Dual Degree Option

  • Fall term application submission period: April 1 - April 30

NMNEC UNM-Taos/UNM Dual Degree Option

  • Fall term application submission period: May 1 - May 30

NMNEC UNM-Valencia/UNM Dual Degree Option

  • Fall term application submission period: March 22 - June 1

Learn more about the BSN Dual Degree BSN Option.

We offer you multiple start dates throughout the year so you can start when it's most convenient for you.

Learn more about the RN to BSN program.

Deadlines for Graduate Programs

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

  • Summer term application submission period: August 25 - November 1

 

Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Summer term application submission period: August 25 - October 23

 

Nurse-Midwifery

  • Summer term application submission period: December 16- January 30

 

Post-Master's Certificate (PMC) Pediatric Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care

  • Summer term application subission period: October 1 - November 1

 

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

  • Summer term application submission period: August 25 - October 1

 

Nurse Administration

  • Spring term application submission period: August 25 - November 1
  • Fall term application submission period: April 1 - June 1

 

Nursing Education

  • Spring term application submission period: August 25 - November 1
  • Fall term application submission period: April 1 - June 1

DNP Clinical Concentration

  • Summer term application submission period: November 15 - March 2

 

DNP Nurse Executive Organizational Leadership (NEOL) Concentration

  • Summer term application submission period: November 15 - March 2

 

PhD

  • Fall term application submission period: November 1 - January 31 (priority deadline), May 1 (regular deadline)

Contact Our Team

Admissions & Academic Advisors

College of Nursing
Building Number 228
Suite 255
1 University of New Mexico

HSC-CON-StudentServices@salud.unm.edu

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