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Admission is a selection process, from inquiring, applying, interviewing/testing, scoring/reviewing/ selecting to accepting.

Prospective students must have submitted all required documents before being officially accepted by a program to be enrolled in the appropriate classes on a specific starting date.

Contact Admissions and submit copies of your unofficial transcripts to the Admissions Office ( or by fax: (562) 988-1791), including the following REQUIRED information:

  1. Full name
  2. Phone number
  3. Preferred Email address
  4. Home address
  5. List all the colleges/universities that you have attended
  6. Appointment Date/ Time: either 10AM or 3PM on a Friday

Steps to completing your enrollment application

  • Call (562) 988-2278 to verify if the Admissions has received your documents and to confirm your Friday meeting with Advisor.
  • Attend a Saturday Open House with the University and the School of Nursing.
  • Schedule and attend a 1-1 consultation with and admissions advisor after an Info Session or Open House if you are ready to apply.
  • Submit a complete application packet, which will be scored by a point-system (see page 26).
  • Confirm and attend invited interviews with the university and the School of Nursing.
  • Take the Wonderlic entrance test.

For Spring and Fall Quarter BSN applicants only: Submit a valid TEAS score by the deadline.

  • Spring deadline is December 1st
  • Fall deadline is June 1st

For Pre-Nursing applicants only:

  • Complete the Accuplacer testing requirement  on campus, unless the applicant has a BA /BS or higher degree.
  • Schedule and attend meetings with our Financial Aid representatives after FAFSA documents such as SAR, entrance Counseling and MPN are completed; parents may be required to participate.
  • Respond to and sign the decision letter within the stated deadline with a $500 non-refundable enrollment deposit (in cash, money order or cashier’s check; payable to AUHS).
  • Attend the mandatory New Student Orientation.
  • Bring a laptop.
  • Class schedule will be given at the orientation.
  • Wear AUHS uniform to take a student I.D. picture.
  • Bring $30 to pay for the student I.D.
  • The quarter begins.