After Degree Nursing Program

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.

DeadlinesApplicationHigh School &
Post Secondary Transcripts
Risk Management Documents
Canadian Citizens and Permanent ResidentsFebruary 15March 15August 1
International students on Study PermitDecember 31January 31August 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:

  1. Successful completion of an approved university degree with a minimum UGPA of 70% The competitive average will be calculated based on the last 30 credit hours of approved post-secondary courses presented.
  2. 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%)
  3. 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 nursing@uregina.ca for equivalency review. Course Descriptions will not be accepted.

  1. 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

  2. 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.
  3. 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 nursing@uregina.ca

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 domestic applicant (Canadian/Permanent Resident of Canada), please contact your educational institution(s) to mail or email your official transcript of marks:

Enrolment Services Administration Humanities Building, Room 108 3737 Wascana Parkway Regina, SK CANADA S4S 0A2 enrolment.services@uregina.ca

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:

UR International Enrolment Services College West Building, Room 127 University of Regina 3737 Wascana Parkway Regina, SK CANADA S4S 0A2 international.admissions@uregina.ca
If you are enrolled in an admission requirement course at or beyond the deadline:

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.

To check the status of your application, simply follow these steps outlined in https://urconnected.uregina.ca/apply/app_status.ezc

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.

If you are domestic applicant (Canadian/Permanent Resident of Canada), please contact:

Enrolment Services Administration Humanities Building, Room 108 University of Regina 3737 Wascana Parkway Regina, SK S4S 0A2 CANADA Email:Enrolment.Services@uregina.ca

If you are international applicant who will be on study permit, please contact:

UR International Enrolment Services College West Building, Room 127 University of Regina 3737 Wascana Parkway Regina, SK S4S 0A2 CANADA Email: international.admissions@uregina.ca