Traditional BSN

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  • Traditional BSN Application Instructions

    Application availability and deadline

    Applications are available online beginning July 1, one year prior to the year of admission. Traditional BSN students are admitted one time each academic year, during the summer semester, and the deadline to apply is Jan. 15. Applications received less than two weeks prior to the deadline cannot be assured of adequate time for notification of any missing or incomplete documents.

    How to apply

    When applying, all parts to the application, including any supplemental materials, must be received by the deadline. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance status in March. Please note: If you would like to be considered for both the Accelerated BSN program, as well as the Traditional BSN program, you must submit two separate applications. However, you only need only to submit one set of transcripts and test scores. For a step-by-step guide to the Traditional BSN application process, download the BSN Quick-Start Guide. (.pdf) Completed applications should include the following:

    • A complete application;
    • A nonrefundable $25 application fee paid by credit card or by check, made payable to the University of Mississippi Medical Center;
    • Official ACT scores and transcripts from all colleges attended, including the fall semester, submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.

    Additional information for applicants

    • All transcripts become the property of the University of Mississippi Medical Center and cannot be returned to the applicant or forwarded to another school or individual. Transcripts must be sent directly by the school to the Office of Student Records and Registrar.
      • Office of Student Records and Registrar
        University of Mississippi Medical Center
        2500 N. State St.
        Jackson, MS 39216-4505
    • Facsimile documents will not be accepted. 
    • Transcripts must be submitted to the Office of Student Records and Registrar at the end of each semester until all prerequisite requirements are completed. 
    • Report any name, address or phone number change to the Office of Student Records and Registrar. 
    • Do not send application materials to the School of Nursing. 
    • All grades, including failing grades and grades on repeat courses, are used to calculate preadmission grade point averages. 
    • The applicant is responsible for notifying the Office of Student Records and Registrar of all changes to the plan of study. 
    • Out-of-state tuition charges apply for all applicants that live outside the state of Mississippi.

    For more information

    If you have questions regarding the admission criteria, the prerequisite courses or your application's status, please call (601) 984-1080 or (601) 815-0124.