Six-Step ABSN Admissions Process

If you meet the admissions requirements for our second-degree accelerated nursing program and are ready to get started on your nursing education, follow these six key steps in order to apply for Utica College’s ABSN program.

1. Talk to an Admissions Representative

Speak with an admissions representative who will verify your enrollment eligibility, determine which of your existing college credits are transferable, and ensure that our ABSN program aligns with your goals.

2. Create an Academic Plan

Work with your admissions representative to develop a personalized academic plan that works toward your desired program start date. You can also visit our academic deadlines page for more information.

3. Complete Prerequisite Courses

Before applying to our ABSN program, you must complete 10 prerequisite courses within the specified requirements. These courses can be completed 100% online via our PREP program.

4. Apply to our ABSN Program

Go online to complete your application for the New York-based ABSN program. Select the “transfer student” option under the “I’m applying as” field in the “academic interests” section. Please be aware there is a $40 application fee and a $150 non-refundable admissions deposit.

5. Submit Official Transcripts

Order your official transcripts from the college/university you previously attended and have them sent to us at the following address:

Utica College
Attn: ABSN New York Program
290 Elwood Davis Road, Suite 200
Liverpool, New York 13088

6. Explore Financial Aid Opportunities

Contact our Office of Student Financial Services to see what options are available to help you pay for nursing school.

Contact us to learn more about our accelerated nursing school admission process.