How to Apply to Generic Nursing Programs:
Traditional and Accelerated

Currently Enrolled Lehman College Students Only

  1. Meet with pre-nursing advisors in Office of Academic Advisement
  2. Submit ideclare form for major NUR-BS, subplan NURSE.
  3. Register for HESI-A2 exam scores.
  4. Complete the nursing application through Nursing CAS.

Transfer Students

  1. Complete the CUNY Application to Lehman College - You must be a Lehman College student at the time of your application.
  2. Complete Nursing CAS application
    • Application opens first week of January.
    • Application and all required documents are due no later than March 15th.

Deadlines & Notifications Dates

**Students are required to complete and pass Dosage Calculation Workshop and exam with a score of a 95 or higher to be considered for admissions to the generic nursing programs.

Application Deadline Notification Dates
Traditional Generic March 15th 11:59 PM June 5th
Accelerated Generic March 15th 11:59 PM

May 1st

Click here to request a fee waiver for the Nursing CAS Application.
Questions about completing and submitting your Nursing CAS application? Click here.
For all other questions regarding your Nursing CAS application, click here.


For Accelerated Students ONLY

  • All Accelerated Generic applicants must earn a bachelor's degree in another discipline, complete all pre-requisite courses & HESI-A2 exam prior to the spring semester.
  • Accelerated applicants do not have to submit a secondary application to the traditional generic program. Applicants will also be considered for the traditional generic program.