The ADNP provides applicants who hold a degree in another field to complete the Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing (SCBScN) program by maximizing your previous post-secondary education.
There is one intake per year, with applications opening on October 1st.
|Deadlines||Application||High School &|
Post Secondary Transcripts
|Final Transcripts / Risk Management Documents|
|Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents||February 15||March 15||August 1|
|International students on Study Permit||December 31||January 31||August 1|
The ADNP provides applicants who hold a degree in another field to complete the Saskatchewan Collaborative Bachelor of Science in Nursing (SCBScN) program by maximizing your previous post-secondary education. There is one intake per year, with applications opening on October 1st.ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Applicants who have completed an approved university degree must meet the following criteria:
- Successful completion of an approved university degree with a minimum UGPA of 70%.
- Successful completion of the following admission requirement courses:
- English 100 level
- Statistics 100 level
- Indigenous Health Studies 100 or Indigenous Studies 100 level
- One of the combinations below:
- BIOL 110 and BIOL 111(with a minimum grade of 60%)
- KIN 261 and KIN 262 (with a minimum grade of 60%)
- KIN 260, KIN 267 (with a minimum grade of 60%) and KIN 268 (with a minimum grade of 60%)
- Successfully meet the English Language Proficiency Requirements as outlined under Other Program Information.
If you have completed any of the required courses outside of the University of Regina, please view the University of Regina transfer credit database.
If the course you have completed is not listed on the database, please send your detailed course outlines (syllabus) to firstname.lastname@example.org for equivalency review. Course Descriptions will not be accepted.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to fill out the ADNP Course Checklist HERE to ensure all admission requirement courses are completed or reviewed for equivalency.
- Fill out the undergraduate application for admission Online
- If you have not previously used the online application, you will create a new login ID and password
- For application level, choose Undergraduate
- For application type choose Upper Years/ After Degree Nursing Program
- For Planned Program of Study choose: SCBScN - After Degree
- OR fill out the paper application (paper application will be available October 1)
- Pay the $100 application fee (you may select 'Pay later' if you have paid this fee previously), please refer to “Application Fee” section for details.
Applicants must declare all post-secondary institutions attended for any length of time. Failure to disclose attendance at any post-secondary institution will lead to cancellation of your application, or withdrawal from the program.
Applicants with a completed undergraduate degree may submit two separate applications to both the After-Degree Program and the regular 4-Year SCBScN Program as a post-secondary applicant. Those applicants who earn admission to both programs, and choose to accept the After-Degree Program seat, will be automatically removed from their 4-year SCBScN Program seat. Students with any questions may contact the Faculty of Nursing at (306)337-3300, 1-855-830-3300, or at email@example.com
Official Post Secondary Transcripts
All post-secondary education must be declared on your application with official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions accompanying your application. See University of Regina for details.
All post-secondary transcripts must be mailed directly from each institution the applicant has attended, regardless of program, where any undergraduate courses were completed. All official post-secondary transcripts must be received to the University of Regina by March 15.
Students must submit official transcripts from ALL post-secondary institutions attended for any length of time. Failure to disclose attendance at any post-secondary institution may lead to cancellation of your application.
Applicants who are conditionally accepted due to enrollment in prerequisite courses at or beyond the document deadline, will be required to submit another official transcript with their final grades by June 30.
English Language Proficiency
The language of instruction at the University of Regina is English. All applicants to the University of Regina must therefore demonstrate an appropriate level of proficiency in the English language. See University of Regina for details.
If an applicant is demonstrating English language proficiency through an approved exam, the results must be submitted directly from the testing agency by March 15.
If you are an international applicant, all official transcripts (high school and post-secondary) and English Language Proficiency results (if applicable) must be submitted by January 31.
If you are a First Nation, Métis, or Inuit applicant, you may qualify for an equity seat if you provide one of the following forms of verification:
- Certificate of Indian Status
- Métis Membership Card
- Letter of confirmation of Indigenous ancestry from either your Band's Indian Registry Administrator or Métis Local
If you are domestic applicant (Canadian/Permanent Resident of Canada), please contact your educational institution(s) to mail or email your official transcript of marks:
If you are international applicant who will be on Study Permit, please contact your educational institution(s) to mail or email your official transcript of marks:
Applicants who have met all admission requirements at the time of application will be given priority. Conditional admission may be considered for applicants who have completed a minimum of three (3) or more admission requirement courses by the document deadline of March 15. Applicants who are enrolled in a remaining admission requirement course at or beyond the admission deadline may be offered conditional admission provided they are enrolled in the courses for which they have a deficit. Preference will be given to students to have completed all course requirements by the document deadline.
Applicants who have been admitted conditionally must satisfy all conditions outlined by the program including the completion of all admission requirement courses. An official transcript showing completion of these courses must be submitted to the University of Regina by June 30.
There is a non-refundable application fee of $100 which must be submitted with your application form. If you are applying online, payments can only be made using a credit card.
If you are a current or former University of Regina student, you are not required to pay this application fee; however, you must provide your University of Regina student identification number for verification and check off the box on the application form indicating that you are a current/former University of Regina student.
Each year, the After Degree Nursing Program receives more applications than available spaces. Admission to the After Degree Nursing Program is based on competitive entry. All applications are considered; Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given preference.
What to do if I want to complete prerequisite admission courses for the After Degree Nursing Program?
You may want to complete the Pre-Nursing Certificate (https://www.uregina.ca/cce/career-development/education-health/pre-nursing.html) which is offered through the Centre for Continuing Education and is comprised of the prerequisite admission courses for the ADNP.
Completion of this certificate does not guarantee admission into the ADNP. This certificate is not eligible for Canada Student Financial Assistance.
If you are domestic applicant (Canadian/Permanent Resident of Canada), please contact:
If you are international applicant who will be on study permit, please contact: