All applicants should obtain application forms and materials from the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid, Alumni Hall, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 (412 -624-PITT). Early completion and return of forms to that same office will facilitate the admission process.
- Request information
- Additional Admission Information
- Advanced Placement (AP) /International Baccalaureate (IB) /A Levels Credit Guide
- Apply Online
All high school applicants must meet the requirements for admission to the University of Pittsburgh as well as those specifically for the School of Nursing. High school courses required of all applicants are:
|Science with a related laboratory or the equivalent (one unit must be in chemistry)||3|
* A unit is allowed for the successful completion of one year of work in an accepted course.
**Two units of foreign language as an elective are highly recommended. School of Nursing faculty recommends that students also consider taking any of the following elective courses if offered: Statistics, Anatomy and Physiology, Genetics, or any Computer Class.
The Office of Admissions & Financial Aid (OAFA) offers Open Houses for high school students. Many open house events include an Undergraduate Nursing Program (BSN) Information Session presented by School of Nursing faculty/staff. Questions: 412-624-7488
School of Nursing Information Sessions/Tours
BSN Information Session (for high school students)
Meet with a School of Nursing representative and tour the anatomy/physiology, nursing skills, and human simulation labs.
Consistent with the University of Pittsburgh’s announcement during the COVID-19, the School of Nursing will be suspending onsite BSN Information Sessions & Tours until further notice.
School of Nursing Virtual Information Sessions are being held during this time.
Allow ~ 1 hour.
Please refer to our registration menu for available virtual presentations and tours.
Questions? 412-624-4587 /1-888-747-0794