Utah NCLEX Registration and RN Licensure Information

Utah NCLEX Registration and RN Licensure Information

This article provides instructions for WGU students registering for the NCLEX-RN and applying for RN licensure in Utah. Begin these steps after you have graduated from your program.

 

You should apply for licensure and exam eligibility no more than two weeks after graduation. Studies show that graduates who take the NCLEX exam shortly after graduation are more likely to pass on their first attempt.

 

After Graduation Steps to Register for the NCLEX-RN Examination in Utah

1

Review state requirements and application instructions

View online here

 

2

Register for NCLEX-RN via Pearson VUE

Name

The name on your registration must match your ID. You will not be permitted to test if your name does not match.

School Code

WGU’s Utah school code is US38500500

School Location

Salt Lake City, Utah

Pay the exam fee

Due upon submittal of registration

My Registration Number

Write down the registration number to enter on your Authorization to Test

3

Complete the Request for Authorization to Test via the License E-Government portal

Name

The name on your application must match your ID and WGU degree. You will not be permitted to test if your name does not match.

School Location

Salt Lake City, Utah

NCLEX Registration Number

From your NCLEX registration

Graduation Date

The date shown on your transcripts

Pay the application fee

Due upon application

4

Submit Official Transcripts to UT DOPL

Order official transcripts from the Records department.

Submit transcripts in WGU-sealed envelope to UT DOPL:

PO Box 146741

Salt Lake City, UT 84114

5

Review NCLEX -RN preparation documents

The NCSBN provides exam preparation materials

Candidate bulletin, Eight Steps of the NCLEX, NCLEX Passing Standard, and Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT)

 

Once the UT DOPL has received your Authorization to Test and official transcripts, it will send exam approval to Pearson VUE.

 

After Graduation Steps to Schedule the NCLEX-RN and Obtain Licensure in Utah

1

Receive Authorization to Test (ATT)

E-mailed to you from Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE will e-mail you instructions to schedule the NCLEX-RN. You must take the exam before the deadline set by Pearson VUE

2

Schedule the NCLEX-RN

Using your ATT, schedule the exam

Your success rate is greater the sooner you take the exam

3

Receive Exam Results

UT DOPL will e-mail you your exam results

If you did not pass, you will receive instructions to register for the exam again

After Passing the NCLEX-RN

4

Login to your E-Government account and apply for the RN License

License method

“By Application”

Pay the licensing fee

Due upon application

Complete the fingerprint background check

Complete fingerprinting services at the DOPL office in Salt Lake City

5

Receive RN License

UT DOPL will notify you of issuance of your RN license

You can view and manage your license on your E-Government account

 

Contact your Program Mentor with any questions about this process.

 

5/2018

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