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Storm Advisory

Blizzard conditions are now impacting our region and a Connecticut statewide travel ban is in effect. The University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 27.  Day and evening classes are canceled. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for Wednesday will be posted Tuesday evening. During the time that the University is closed, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries are closed.   snow closing guide

All Hartt Community Division activities are canceled through Tuesday.

current as of 10:27 p.m., Jan. 26, 2015

Nursing Education Admissions

Applications are accepted throughout the year. However, you are best served by submitting your application by the following priority filing dates: April 15 (to begin in summer or fall) and November 15 (to begin in spring).

Graduate admission requirements for the Master of Science in Nursing are:

  • Completed application form to include professional goals' statement and resume
  • Appropriate educational preparation: Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from a program accredited by NLNAC or CCNE
  • Undergraduate gpa of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or completion of 6 credits at the graduate level with an average gpa of 3.3 (B+)
  • Current licensure or eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse (RN) in the State of Connecticut
  • Two letters of recommendation: professional or educational
  • Transcripts from all undergraduate colleges including diploma school of nursing if applicable. If you have taken a graduate-level course you would like to have considered for transfer, please request a course description as well.
  • At least one year of full-time clinical practice