Application Procedure for International Students

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 You do not have to submit 2 separate applications. Please note that the priority deadline to submit your application is December 1st.

Applicants interested in the M.B.A./M.S.N. program should apply to the School of Nursing and contact the Anderson School of Management at (310) 825-6944, or by e-mail at or visit their website at:

Application Evaluation Criteria

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

    Please provide a written statement (2-3 typewritten pages) 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.
    Please upload your resume to the online application.
    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.
    Please send 1 official copy of transcript from the school at which you completed your Bachelor's degree(s). We also require 1 official copy of transcripts from other schools at which you completed prerequisite classes.

    Please send official transcripts to: 

Student Affairs Office
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


Processing of Applications:

Mark Covin:  
Rhonda Flenoy-Younger: