Application Procedure & Deadlines for Students Transferring to Portland Campus from another Institution

APPLICATION PROCEDURE FOR STUDENTS TRANSFERRING TO THE PRE-LICENSURE B.S.N. PROGRAM FROM ANOTHER INSTITUTION

  1. Applicants transferring from other institutions to the nursing program must complete the NursingCAS common application online and submit supplemental application materials by the term deadlines:
    Term Date
    Fall/Summer February 1
    Spring August 1
  2. Applicants must pay a $50 application fee to NursingCAS and a $50 supplemental application fee to Linfield University.
  3. International applicants for whom English is a second language must take one of the English language exams listed under the International Student Admission Procedure section and achieve the corresponding minimum score for admission consideration
  4. Students applying for need-based financial aid must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) with Linfield’s school code of 003198.

School of Nursing Pre-Licensure B.S.N. – Admission Deadlines

Date Event
October 1 Priority filing date for FAFSA
February 1 Application deadline for students applying to transfer to the B.S.N. program from another institution for fall entry cohorts.
March/April Notification of admission to summer and fall cohorts
May 1 Transfer candidate confirmation reply deadline ($400 matriculation fee due, non-refundable after May 1)
July 10 Final materials deadline for all requirements to be met and final transcripts received for students starting the Traditional B.S.N. program in the fall semester. Requirements include the completion of all prerequisite courses and compliance documentation.
August 1 Application deadline for spring entry cohort for Linfield and transfer students
September/October Notification of admission to spring cohort
November 1 Transfer candidate confirmation reply deadline ($400 matriculation fee due, non-refundable after November 1)
January 10 Final materials deadline for all requirements to be met and final transcripts received for students starting the Traditional B.S.N. program in the spring semester. Requirements include the completion of all prerequisite courses and compliance documentation.

The nursing major is an upper division major and students may apply for admission after completing specific prerequisites. Requirements can be viewed at www.linfield.edu/admission/nursing-admission/bsn-admission/prerequisites.html.