Admission Requirements

Spring 2021 Admission Cycle closes September 11, 2020.

 George Fox University students must fill out an application via FoxTALE. Please refer to the GFU Students page for more information. All transfer students must complete an application in NursingCAS.  Please refer to the Transfer Students page for more information. Click NursingCAS.org to create an account and fill out an application. 

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    Admission Cycles 

 

Spring 2021 Admission Cycle opens 08/13/2020
 
Fall 2021 Admission Cycle opens 12/20/2020
 
Spring 2022 Admission Cycle opens 06/20/2021

 

 

 

Direct Admit George Fox University Students: For the Fall 2021 application cycle, students that have a total 3.0 GPA in their nursing prerequisite science courses, a total 3.0 GPA in their nursing prerequisite courses (first attempt; no repeats)  and have completed the two most recent semesters at GFU with at least 12 credits per semester will be admitted into the program. (based on space availability). For the Fall 2022 application cycle, students that have a total 3.0 GPA in their nursing prerequisite science courses, a total 3.0 GPA in their nursing prerequisite courses (first attempt; no repeats) and have completed the four most recent semesters at GFU with at least 12 credits per semester will be admitted into the program (based on space availability). See the GFU students page for more detailed information.

General Admit George Fox University Students: GFU students that do not meet the direct admit criteria may be eligible for the general admit selection process. Students who have a total 2.9 GPA in their nursing prerequisite science courses, a total 2.9 GPA in their nursing prerequisite courses (one repeat of a science and/or a single prerequisite course allowed) and have completed the two most recent semesters at GFU with at least 12 credits per semester are eligible. See the GFU students page for more detailed information.

Running Start students: Running Start students must complete at least one semester with a minimum of 12 credits at George Fox University before being considered for General Admission. Please contact the Nursing Office for further information. 

Transfer Students: Students who have a total 3.0 in their nursing prerequisite science courses and a total 3.0 GPA in their nursing prerequisite courses are eligible to apply to the College of Nursing. See the Transfer Admission page for specific completion dates for all prerequisite courses. Prior to acceptance into the College of Nursing, all applicants must apply to George Fox University.

Wait List: A wait list may be implemented when there are more qualified applicants than placement capacity. Applicants placed on the wait list will be notified via email and mail of their status. If seats become available to accommodate additional eligible students, the wait list will be activated. Applicants are on the wait list for only one admission cycle.

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For more information contact:

George Fox University
College of Nursing
414 N Meridian St #6273
Newberg OR 97132

503-554-2950

nursing@georgefox.edu