Important Dates

Fall 2017 Application Period:

Application Period Opens - November 1, 2016

Early Application Deadline - February 1, 2016 at 11:59pm

Final Deadline - February 15, 2016 at 11:59pm

Information Sessions:

Every student who is interested in attending CBU for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program should attend an information session. These sessions give details about the admission process, and helpful tips for applying.

This information session is not for current CBU pre-nursing students. It is intended for students who are interested in applying to CBU.

All Information Sessions will be held in the Billie and Eugene Yeager Center at 11am (unless otherwise noted).

Please click here for an updated list of BSN Information Sessions.

Please contact Admissions at (951) 343-4212 to RSVP.

Application Workshops:

In these workshops, we will walk through the NursingCAS application step by step. It is helpful for students attending workshops to have created a NursingCAS account. Computers will be provided, or you can choose to bring your own. Please RSVP for one of the following dates to with your name, CBU ID, and CBU e-mail address. There are only 40 slots available for each workshop. 

Fall 2017 application workshop dates:

  • Thursday, January 12th at 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, January 25th at 3:00pm
  • Monday, January 30th at 2:00pm
  • Thursday, February 9th at 4:00pm 


This workshop is geared directly toward those who are re-applying to the BSN program.

  • Thursday, January 19th at 4:00pm

Fall 2017 re-application workshop dates will be available when the application opens.

PAX Exam:

All exams will be held at the College of Nursing (unless otherwise informed), and doors will open at 12:45 pm and all exams will take place from 1:00-4:00pm.
PAX dates for the Fall 2017 application period will be available on December 1, 2016. PAX dates for the Fall 2017 semester will be in January and February.

Register for the PAX exam here. Recommended study guide available here.