At UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing we offer a priority deadline for application to our programs.

ProgramFall Admission Priority DeadlineSpring Admission Priority Deadline
BS (Pre-Nursing, new Freshman only)Apply to UWM by March 1Apply to UWM by December 1
BS (Professional Major)January 2July 24

RN to BSJuly 1December 1
RN to MNFebruary 1October 1
MN (direct entry)February 1
MN February 1October 1
MSP/Master of Sustainable PeacebuildingDecember 21
BS to DNPFebruary 1October 1
Post-Master's DNPFebruary 1October 1
DNP Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner TrackOctober 1
DNP/MBAFebruary 1October 1
BS to PhDFebruary 1October 1
PhDFebruary 1
Fall Start only
PhD (online)Summer Start every odd year
December 1
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post Masters CertificatePriority Application Date: August 15 spring start
Acute Adult-Gero Nurse Practitioner Post Master's CertificatePriority Application Date: August 15 spring start
Clinical Nurse Specialist Post Master's Certificate Priority Application Date: August 15 spring start

All materials should be sent in by the deadline for full consideration of admission and funding opportunities. After the priority deadline has passed, admission of applicants to the graduate programs will be made on a space available basis.