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Non-Degree

We allow prospective applicants to complete up to two non-clinical master’s courses as a non-matriculated student.

Admission requirements

If you’d like to be considered for admissions as a non-matriculated student, you must complete the following:

  • Application for non-degree, special student status
  • One professional recommendation and a personal statement (see special instructions within the application)
  • $25 application fee (non-refundable)
  • Official BSN transcript
  • Copy of RN License (upload into application)

Deadlines

  • Spring Semester (January entry): November 1st
  • Summer Semester (May entry): April 1st
  • Fall Semester (August entry): April 1st

Mailing address

University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing
 418 Curie Blvd
 Philadelphia, PA 19104-4217
 Attention: Office of Enrollment Management

Electronic transcripts should be sent to admissions@nursing.upenn.edu.