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How to Apply to Get into the Program


NEW UPDATE  for the  Fall 2022 Application

We will be updating the Nursing Website with instructions and important dates on how to apply by February 4, 2022




The Los Angeles Valley College Nursing Program accepts applications twice a year: September for the Spring filing period and April for the Fall filing period. Contact the Nursing Department for specific dates for each semester.

Application period for Fall 2022 is from April 1st to April 29th, 2022.

Open Application Period
The next open application period will begin on April 1st and will end on April 29th, 2022 for the Fall 2022 Semester. An application form link will appear on this website when the application period begins.

NEW Instructions for Applying 

Hello Prospective Nursing Students,  

The counseling department has created a new process for obtaining a Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation as outlined below. Do not submit a Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation request if you have previously received an evaluation from a counselor. For further assistance, you can contact the Counseling Help Desk.  

In order to be considered a fully qualified applicant for the Los Angeles Valley College Nursing Program please follow the instructions listed below: 

LACCD Applicants: 

  1. All prerequisites must be completed with a “C” or better. 
  2. If you took ANY courses outside of LACCD, please send your official transcripts to LAVC.                    a. This includes all institutions you have attended regardless of course completion. 
  3. Must have a Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation completed by a counselor.                                                  a. Download and fill out the Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation form in STEP 2. 
  4. Must complete the nursing application.                                                                                                          a. Download and fill out Nursing Application in STEP 3. 

Non LACCD Applicants:  

  1. All prerequisites must be completed with a C or better. 

  1. Apply for admission to Los Angeles Valley College first, if you do not have an LACCD Student ID Number. 

  1. Once you have received your student ID number, request to have your official transcripts to be sent to LAVC

  1. Must have a Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation completed by a counselor.                                                a. Download and fill out the Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation form in STEP 2. 

  2. Must complete the nursing application.                                                                                                             a. Download and fill out the Nursing Application in STEP 3. 

We strongly recommend you follow the deadlines to ensure qualification: 


First day to request Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation. 

Friday, April 1 

First day to apply to the nursing program. 


Last day for the Admissions and Records office to RECEIVE out-of-district official transcripts


Last day to request Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation by 7:00pm. 

  • Requests submitted after _______ will be requested through the Counseling Help Desk

  • Late requests will be evaluated in the order received and not guaranteed to be evaluated by the April 29th deadline. 

Friday, April 29

Last day to apply to the nursing program by 4:00pm. 


Thank you for your interest in applying to the Los Angeles Valley College Nursing Program. Please follow the steps below: 

STEP 1 – Read additional Instructions: 

STEP 2 - Request Nursing Prerequisite Evaluation between TBD: 

STEP 3 - Apply to Nursing Program between April 1 - 29, 2022 (Last day to apply is Friday, April 29th by 4:00 PM): 


Please read the Nursing FAQ:




Application Requirements

Challenge/Advanced Placement for Military-Trained Health Care Personnel

Foreign Nurses


LVN Career Ladder Option I



LVN 30 Units Option II


Transfer Student Policy


Transition Course Requirements for Credit by Examination

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