Utah Tech University

Online Application

Applications to the nursing program are accepted only through the online application system. Instructions for each component are provided within the online application.

Application Requirements

Personal Demographics & GPA
Holistic Admissions
  • Life experiences such as economic disadvantage, and military veteran status
  • Work Experience will be verified in the online nursing application.
  • Volunteer Experience is verified by using the form below.
  • Attributes like first-generation college student, fluently speaking two or more languages, and more

Download the following form for verification of volunteer experience. You may submit as many forms as needed for volunteer experience.  This form is due on the nursing application deadline.  If you would like to submit any volunteer experience that you have completed in the past three years of application time, please use the following form:

Experience Verification Form

Pre-Admission Test Results

HESI Score is valid for one year prior to application deadline date (Fall-4th Monday of September, Spring – Last Friday of April)

  • Only the HESI A2 Exam is accepted
    • Test is open year-round at UT Professional Testing Center
    • Instructions before Testing
    • No substitutions (TEAS, Kaplan, other exams are not accepted)
    • Recommended HESI Score for each section is 75
      • Testing remediation and subsequent retesting before application submission is highly recommended on any section scored under 75
      • Any section below 70 points will disqualify your nursing application.
    • Test Retakes
      • No limit on testing retakes per application cycle
        • Wait 30-45 days in between testing sessions, if possible
      • You must retake the entire HESI A2 exam even if you only scored low in one section.
        • The test with the highest set of scores will be added to your application for review not the highest subject score from each test.
Application Fee

Pay Application Fee

  • Nursing Application fee is $50, it will be paid through your online application portal.
Application Completion, Review & Notification
  • Completion
    • Students are responsible for the completion and timely submission of their application file.
    • Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
    • Late applications are not accepted.
  • Review
  • Notification
    • Application status is sent via Dmail according to the dates listed in the below timelines.
    • Final admission of each candidate is contingent on the successful completion of the required prerequisite courses with a grade of C or higher and all program requirements.
    • Students who are denied admission are responsible for submitting a new application each admission cycle and are reviewed as a member of the current applicant pool.

Application Deadlines

Jun 05, 2023 Spring 2024

Applications open the first Monday of June.  Applications due the fourth Monday of September by 11:59 pm.

Jan 02, 2023 Fall 2023

Applications will open the first Monday of January. Applications due the third Monday of April by 11:59 pm.

Admission Timelines

Fall 2023 Cohort

For acceptance for Fall 2023 cohort due dates are as follows:

  • January 2nd
    • Application opens for Fall 2023 cohort
  • April 17th
    • Applications due by 11:59 pm
  • May 17th
    • Email notifications sent to applicant by 6 pm on this date
  • May 24th
    • Due:  Signed Acceptance Agreement by 11:59 pm
  • July 15th
    • Due: All health requirements (flu vaccination completed after Aug 31st), CPR/BLS card & CNA certification
  • August 15th
    • Due: Grades for all prerequisite courses not submitted with application
  • August 17th
    • Mandatory Student Orientation 8 am – 1 pm
  • October 15th
    • Due: Seasonal Flu Vaccination (completed after August 31st)

Spring 2024 Cohort

For acceptance in the Spring 2024 cohort due dates are as follows:

  • June 5th
    • Application opens for Spring 2024 cohort
  • September 25th
    • Applications due by 11:59 pm
  • October 16th
    • Email notifications sent to applicants by 6:00 pm on this date
    • No phone calls will be taken from students checking on admission status
  • October 23rd
    • Due: Signed Acceptance Agreement by 11:59 pm
  • November 30th
    • Due: All health requirements (seasonal flu vaccine due after start of the 1st semester), CPR/BLS card & CNA certification
  • January 2nd
    • Due: Grades for all prerequisite courses not submitted with application
  • January 4th
    • Mandatory Student Orientation 8:00 am – 1:00 pm


Alicia Frank

Administrative Assistant

Email: nursing@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4810

Fax: 435-879-4829

Office: Taylor 304

Karen Davis

Advisor: Freshman & Sophomore (less than 60 credits)

Email: karen.davis@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4627

Office: HPC 337

Sanja Pantovic

Advisor: Junior & Senior (60 or more credits)

Email: sanja.pantovic@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4813

Office: Taylor 306

Gina Taualii

Advisor: Freshman & Sophomore less than 60 credits

Email: gina.taualii@utahtech.edu

Phone: 435-879-4797

Office: HPC 334