Application Instructions

Applicants must be associate-prepared, registered nurses.

  1. Apply online 
    Create an account if you have never applied to an online undergraduate program at Binghamton or log in if you have previously applied.
  2. Complete all sections of your application
    The application consists of multiple sections, including personal information, school history and program-specific requirements. You will be able to save and return to your application as needed before submitting.

    TIP: Gather your transcripts and other required information ahead of time. Then, you’ll have the information you need to accurately complete your application.

  3. Application fee is waived — Binghamton University is waiving the application fee for RN to BS program applicants!

  4. Request official transcripts
    Request to have an official transcript from every college or educational institution you've attended since high school sent to the Admissions office electronically or by mail to Binghamton University, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, P.O. BOX 6001, Binghamton, NY 13902-6001.
  5. Check your status regularly
    After you submit your application, you can log in any time to check your application status and complete any outstanding requirements. The Admissions Committee reviews only completed applications. Should questions arise about your application, we'll communicate with you via the email address provided on your application.

    Your status checker is also where you’ll view your admissions decision and pay your enrollment deposit.
    • Our admissions decisions reflect a thorough review of all applications. Binghamton University doesn't have an admissions appeals process; all decisions are final.
    • The enrollment deposit fee is $150. By paying an enrollment deposit, you acknowledge and accept our offer of admission and you plan to attend Binghamton University. Refund requests for deposits must be made before the first day of classes. No refunds of the enrollment deposit will be made after the first day of classes.
  6. Apply for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

    Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)  if you'd like to be considered for federal and/or New York state financial aid. All admitted students who have a FAFSA on file (and sent to Binghamton University) receive a financial aid award notification via email from Financial Aid Services.

    International students

    Binghamton University will not be able to issue immigration documents needed for F1/J1 status for online programs.

    Application questions?

    Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at

    Felony convictions

    Students who have previously been convicted of a felony or child abuse are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of their academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions. Students applying to the RN-BS program who have concerns about such matters should contact