How to apply

1. Review the Admissions Requirements

2. Submit the NursingCAS Application

  • To simplify and facilitate the admissions process, RFUMS utilizes the Nursing Centralized Application Service.
  • Applications for the 2014-2015 admissions cycle will be available in early March.
  • Application must be submitted by July 14.

3. Submit your Transcripts to NursingCAS

  • Applicants must have earned a Bachelor's degree prior to matriculation.
  • Must submit transcripts from all universities and colleges attended.

4. Submit your Letters of Recommendation to NursingCAS

  • Required letters:
    • Physician with whom the applicant worked in a critical care setting.
    • Supervisor.
    • CRNA with whom the applicant has spent time in the operating room observing surgery and anesthesia.

5. Send your GRE Scores to RFUMS

  • GRE Scores - Institution Code: 1117
  • TOEFL -  An official score report is required of any applicant who does not hold US citizenship or permanent residency. This requirement may be waived at the University’s discretion for the following:
    • Applicants who have been full-time students in a United States college or university for at least two consecutive years.

    • Applicants from countries in which English is the primary language.

6. Background Check

  • Prior to enrollment, all accepted students will be asked to complete and pass a Rosalind Franklin University background check.

7. Technical Standards

Please submit all supporting materials no later than July 14 to:

Rosalind Franklin University 
CHP Admissions 
3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064


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