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Accelerated B.S.

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Important Dates

Summer 2022 Admission

  • Application Opens: 5/1/2021
  • Application Closes: 8/30/2021
  • Decision Notification: 11/15/2021

Summer 2023 Admission

  • Application Opens: 9/1/2022
  • Application Closes: 11/15/2022
  • Decision Notification: 2/1/2023


Applying to the School of Nursing

General Information

The Accelerated B.S. Program has a two-part application process:

  1. The NursingCAS Application ($55 fee)
  2. VCU Supplemental Information Application ($70 fee)

Both applications open September 1st and close November 15, 2022 and must be submitted by the deadline for admissions consideration.

Application Checklist

  • Register and attend an information session
  • Complete pre-requisite courses prior to enrollment
  • Create and complete the NursingCAS Application
  • Complete the VCU Supplemental Information Application (instructions located in NursingCAS)
  • Submit a full non-refundable payment for the NursingCAS and VCU Supplemental Information Application
  • Regularly monitor your email to follow up on issues such as transcripts and reference delays

Required Documents (instructions located in NursingCAS)

  • All documents must be submitted to NursingCAS
    • Official Transcripts (must include all colleges or universities previously attended)
    • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
      • One (1) Academic (examples include: academic advisor or faculty member)
      • One (1) Professional (examples include: supervisor or leader in your organization)
    • Personal Statement Essay 
    • TOEFL/IELTS Test Score (if applicable)
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