ABSN Program Admission Process

If you’re ready to begin your accelerated nursing education at Loyola University Chicago, congratulations on your choice to change your career and your life with an acclaimed nursing education ranked among the best the U.S. has to offer. There are four key steps in the admissions process.

1. Talk to an Enrollment Advisor

Discuss your academic qualifications and career goals with one of our enrollment advisors. They will take the time to listen to your ambitions and circumstances, and can help you determine which ABSN program formats (online or onsite) best suits your learning needs and preferences. These enrollment advisors will be your main point of contact throughout the application and admissions process.

2. Create an Academic Plan

Work with your enrollment advisor to create a personalized academic plan that focuses on your target start date either January or August. With their help, you will have a step-by-step guide on everything you will need to achieve in order to meet all admissions criteria.

3. Complete the ABSN Prerequisites

Finish all of your prerequisite courses within the specified requirements.

4. Apply to Nursing School

Complete the ABSN program application online and submit these required materials:

  1. Official transcripts from all colleges/universities previously attended
  2. Two letters of recommendation (we will only accept letters from references who know you in a professional and/or academic capacity)
  3. Prerequisite completion form
  4. Resume
  5. Personal statement

Contact us to learn more about the Accelerated BSN program admission process.

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