Are you ready to apply to the professional nursing major at UWM at Milwaukee, Waukesha or Parkside?

Welcome to the resource page for your planning and application process. These resources are available to guide pre-nursing students during the application process. Still, we strongly encourage you to reach out to your advisor for specific questions.

Steps to Becoming a Registered Nurse

Progression through major: Pre-Nursing, Apply, Nursing Major, NCLEX, and Registered Nurse

Application Information Sessions

Application Q&A – Friday, December 18, 12-1pm
Microsoft Teams meeting, Join on your computer or mobile app
Click here to join the meeting 
Or call in (audio only)
+1 414-253-8850,37733057#   United States, Milwaukee
Phone Conference ID: 377 330 57#

Fall 2021 Holistic Application to Major – Apply now

Apply Now (Applications due Saturday, January 2nd, 2021 by 5:00pm)
Admission Application Guidelines
Rubric for Admission

General Application Deadlines

Fall Professional Major Start (UWM, UWP, and UWWC)
  • November: Professional Major Application available online and in our Student Affairs Office
  • January: Fall Professional Major Application deadline
  • March: Admission decisions rendered for Fall applicants
Spring Professional Major Start (UWM, UWP, and UWWC)
  • April: Professional Major Application available online and in our Student Affairs Office
  • August: Spring Professional Major Application deadline
  • October: Admission decisions rendered for Spring applicants

Resources

Contact us for more information

PounceUWM College of Nursing
at Waukesha
Central Advising
262-521-5040 (for appointments)
wauk-nursing@uwm.edu


Katie NackUWM Milwaukee/Waukesha
Last Names A-L
Katie Nack
Advisor
414-229-5047 (for appointments)
knack@uwm.edu

UWM Milwaukee/Waukesha
Last Names M-Z
Donna Wier
Senior Advisor
414-229-5047 (for appointments)
ddw@uwm.edu

Hillary VaraUWM Nursing Consortial Program
at Parkside
Hillary Vara
Advisor
414-229-5047 or 262-595-2480 (for appointments)
hmvara@uwm.edu

UWM College of Nursing Core Values

UWM College of Nursing Core Values
  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Integrity
  • Human Dignity
  • Diversity
  • Accountability
  • Social Justice
  • Excellence

College of Nursing Affiliate Student Organizations/Volunteer Opportunities

College of Nursing Affiliate Student Organizations

Nursing Student Association (NSA)
Faculty Advisor: Julie Snethen

Student Nurses Association at Parkside (SNAP)
Faculty Advisor: Rochelle Nelson

Love Your Melon
Advisor: Susan Wolff

College of Nursing Volunteer Opportunities

College of Nursing Volunteer Opportunities

UW-Milwaukee & Waukesha Resources

Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership and Research

  • Explore volunteer, leadership opportunities and service opportunities on campus and in the community
  • Located in the Union room WG28 or visit their website.

UW-Parkside Resources