Undergraduate Students

Submitting Your Application for Undergraduate Students

The first step toward your future starts with the submission of your application to attend the University of Rio Grande. Students wishing to receive consideration are required to submit:

    • A complete application: online application, download (pdf), or request a paper copy.
    •  Official high school transcript or Graduation Equivalency Diploma (GED).
    • Optional - Results from the American College Test (ACT), Scholastic Apptitude Test (SAT), or results of a Compass Placement Test  These tests helps ensure the proper skill level at which a student is placed into his or her courses.  The Compass Placement Test is available on campus.

Traditional RN (Associate Degree Nursing)

  • Students interested in this program can apply online for Traditional RN or contact the Office of Admissions. Application deadline: Monday, January 8, 2018.

LPN-RN Advanced Placement Track (On-Campus and Online)

  • LPNs interested in either the On-Campus or Online LPN-to-RN Advanced Placement Track program must submit the supplemental application to be considered for admission. You may apply online for the Summer 2018 On-Campus or Fall 2018 Online program. No application deadline - applications accepted until all seats for entrance exam have been filled.

For questions or assistance, please contact Jay Godeaux, Office of Admissions, at 740-245-7208, or jgodeaux@rio.edu.

Do not submit more than one nursing program application per academic year (though you may apply for both LPN-RN On-Campus and Online). If information needs to be updated or you wish to inquire about your status, please contact jgodeaux@rio.edu.