Traditional BSN (CSUF Student Pathway) Application Process
Please Note: Only current CSUF students may apply to the Traditional BSN: CSUF Student Pathway, therefore applicants do not need to reapply to the university.
Thoroughly read through the website so that you fully understand all the requirements.
The School of Nursing online application will be available: February 1 - February 28. Complete the School of Nursing online application, including uploading all required documents:
- Unofficial transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
- Copy of CNA license (if applicable)
- Verification of Volunteer Hours Letter (if applicable)
- Verification of Employment Hours Letter (if applicable)
Review the Admission Timeline page so you are aware of all important dates of the application process.
PLEASE NOTE: Once admitted into the program, you are required to have current health insurance, current CA driver's license, auto insurance, CPR certification, and must also meet the health requirements of the university and assigned clinical agencies. Health clearance requirements include the following: physical exam, two (2) step Tuberculosis screening, and positive titers for Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, Hepatitis-B, and flu vaccine. The majority of healthcare agencies require that nursing students have a clear criminal background check in order to participate in clinical placement(s) at their respective facilities; background checks will be required of all students. Please be aware that a social security number is required for background checks upon admission to the program and for applying for license as a Registered Nurse.