RN to BSN Application Instructions

Please review the following information and forms.

BSN Admission Information Flyer 2016 Cohort

BSN Request for Recommendation Form

BSN Recommendation Waiver Form

Application Period & Deadline for 2016 cohort


The online application will be available on November 1, 2015 and will be closed on March 4, 2016.

Application Process

Step 1: Go to the RN-BSN application page

  • Complete online application
  • Upload your personal essay and resume/CV outlining nursing and/or academic clinical experience
  • Pay $60.00 non-refundable application fee.

Note: Applications will not be processed until this fee has been paid.

Step 2: Submit 1 official transcript from all previous academic & nursing course work to:

Bellevue College Evaluations Office (RE: RN-BSN Admission)

3000 Landerholm Circle SE  Bellevue, WA 98007

Step 3: Complete three Recommendation Access Waiver Forms and submit to:

Bellevue College RN to BSN Program Admission Committee

3000 Landerholm Circle SE, T208  Bellevue, WA 98007

Step 4: Obtain a professional recommendation from the following individuals and submit a total of three (3) recommendations:

  1. Clinical supervisor
  2. General reference from a non-relative or non-employer
  3. Nursing faculty (If you are not able to contact nursing faculty, please obtain a recommendation from your colleague, nurse manager, physician or other medical professional)

Please ask your recommenders to use a Request for Recommendation Form and send it directly to the BC Nursing Program.

Application Decision Notification


Applicants will be notified no later than May 15, 2016, of admission to fall, alternate list, or not qualified.