Instructions for Current Students
- For traditional BSN students, it is strongly suggested tha prior to applying you attend one group advising session put on by the advisors. Sessions will be offered in early September and early March each year. Specific times and locations on both the Belknap and HSC campuses will be posted to blackboard announcements and emailed to all enrolled traditional lower division students. Accelerated Second Degree students wishing to apply to the traditional program are required to meet with a traditional advisor at least four weeks prior to the deadline.
- Submit the online Upper Division Application.
- Submit a Certified Background Check. You must complete the check at this link, we do not accept background checks through other services. Please use code ni53 when asked for the package code. Please note that all nursing students are required to have background checks. As a result, the Kentucky Board of Nursing requires nursing student to reports all misdemeanors and felonies to them. After carefully reading the guidelines on the KBN website, you should contact your advisor should you have any questions or concerns.