How to Apply

Application Requirements and Deadlines

The Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing (GGHSON) Bachelor of Science in Nursing application process requires completion of two applications:

  1. The Nursing Centralized Application Service (NursingCAS) application – Follow the NursingCAS Application Portal link to complete the application. A $45 application fee is required.
  2. The GGHSON supplemental application – Once the NursingCAS application has been submitted, an invitation containing detailed instructions on how to access the supplemental application will be emailed to you within two business days. A $40 application fee will be required.

Upon acceptance, students are required to pay a $100 placement fee. Instructions on payment are included in the offer letter.

Please note that all application and placement fees are non-refundable and it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure the correct program and campus is selected.

R.N. to B.S.N. Application Cycle

Admission is on a rolling basis and is divided into the admission review periods as outlined below. To be reviewed for a particular periods, all application materials must be submitted and complete by the indicated date.

All students who meet the required deadline for the review period will have the same chance of being offered admission to the program regardless of whether the application was received at the beginning or end of the review period.

You need to have all prerequisites completed or proof of enrollment provided in order to receive an offer of admission. All prerequisites must be completed and proof sent to coordinator prior to the first day of class.

Texas Tech University Health Science Center
Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing
RN to BSN Application Dates
Spring October 1 November 1
Summer March 1 April 1
Fall June 1 July 1

The GGHSON R.N. to B.S.N. program can be completed in as little as 12 months.

To help you enter your grades correctly please have your transcripts available to enter all your prerequisites and nursing courses in the GPA calculation module. These grades will be audited for accuracy by admissions staff after you have submitted.

Click here for an instructional video on Nursing CAS.

Click here to complete your online Nursing CAS application.

Financial Aid

It is the responsibility of the applicant to make sure that the application is complete and submitted in both NursingCAS and the TTUHSC Merlin System.

If both applications are not completed and submitted, your application will not be reviewed.

Please note: application fees are non-refundable and it is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the correct program and campus is selected.

Applicants interested in applying for financial aid (student loans, grants, scholarships) upon admittance to the school of nursing must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov. The TTUHSC El Paso Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing requires a FAFSA on file to be eligible for scholarships offered by the school.