Licensure by Examination Applications:
RN/LPN Online Application: Apply Online
RN/LPN Application Fee: $208.80
Fingerprinting Fees: Varies
Fees are non-refundable and payable to the State of Michigan
As part of the application process, you must:
Once the application, fee, fingerprints, and supporting documents have been reviewed, the Board will determine if you are eligible to test.
If you are eligible to take the NCLEX, you will receive an authorization to test (ATT) and instructions on scheduling the test.
When passing NCLEX results are received by the board, a license will be issued.
About Temporary Permits:
The Michigan Board of Nursing only issues temporary licenses to nurses seeking licensure by endorsement.
If you require special testing accommodations because of a disability, you must submit a letter that indicates what your disability is and what type of accommodations you are requesting.
You must also send a letter from a licensed health care provider stating your diagnosis and providing copies of supporting test findings and/or evaluations.
You should also send documentation from your nursing program describing any accommodations provided to you during your education.
These documents need to be submitted with your application, if not earlier, to:
Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Bureau of Health Care Services
Board of Nursing
ATTN: ADA Request
PO Box 30670
Lansing, MI 48909.
Need More Information?
Access the site for the Michigan Board of Nursing at: Michigan Board of Nursing