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Application Procedure

Students are admitted for the fall quarter only. The Graduate Division application and the School of Nursing supplemental application have been combined into one online application. It can be found at www.gdnet.ucla.edu. You do not have to submit 2 separate applications. Please note that the deadline to submit your application is December 1st.

PLEASE BE INFORMED THAT THE FALL 2015 ADMISSIONS DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO JANUARY 2, 2015. THE DEADLINE IS ONLY EXTENDED FOR THE MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING ADVANCE PRACTICE PROGRAM, ADULT/GERONTOLOGY PRIMARY, ADULT/GERONTOLOGY OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND PEDIATRIC SPECIALTIES.

Applicants interested in the M.B.A./M.S.N. program (Admissions for the M.B.A./M.S.N. program has been suspended) should apply to the School of Nursing and contact the Anderson School of Management at (310) 825-6944, or by e-mail at mbaadm@anderson.ucla.edu or visit their website at: www.anderson.ucla.edu.

Application Evaluation Criteria

Items that you must submit as part of your online application:

  1. STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
    Please provide a written statement (2-3 typewritten pages, double spaced) that includes your own assessment of your potential for graduate study, your reason for selecting the UCLA School of Nursing and a clear statement of your goals for advanced practice including your area of clinical interest, multicultural experiences, bilingual abilities and disadvantagement should also be included here.  This is your opportunity to include additional information relevant to the criteria for admission.  When writing your Statement of Purpose, please refer to the evaluation criteria included in your application packet. Please upload the document into the online Graduate Division application.
  2. RESUME
    Please upload your resume to the online application.
  3. RECOMMENDATION FORMS
    3 are required. You do not need to send your recommenders the form. Once you fill out their contact information in the online application, they will automatically be sent a link to complete the form.
  4. TRANSCRIPTS
    Please send 1 official transcript from the school at which you completed your Bachelor's degree(s). We also require 1 official transcript from other schools at which you completed prerequisite classes.

    Please send official transcripts to: 

Student Affairs Office
Attn: MSN/APN PROGRAM
2-150 Factor Building
Box 951702
Los Angeles, Ca. 90095-1702

Materials listed on the application that are NOT required for School of Nursing Applicants:

  • GRE scores
  • Writing Sample


Questions?

Processing of Applications:

Rhonda Flenoy-Younger: rflenoy@sonnet.ucla.edu

Mark Covin: mcovin@sonnet.ucla.edu

Jeimy Gama: jgama@sonnet.ucla.edu

 

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