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How to Apply to the RN-MSN Track

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The deadline for RN-MSN applications is April 19, 2019.

Applicants should apply to UIW’s RN-MSN program through NursingCAS.

  • Visit
  • Click “Apply Here” to initiate your application.
  • Click on “Create Account”
  • Complete the required fields in order to start your application.
  • Select UIW’s program in the “Full Programs List” section of the NursingCAS application.
  • If UIW is the first school you are applying to, you will be charged $70 and if UIW is the second school you apply to via NursingCAS, then you will be charged $40. You MUST pay this fee to submit your application to UIW.   

Important information concerning uploading documents to NursingCAS: YOU MUST release uploaded documents to be viewed by UIW. To do this:

  • Click “Program Materials”
  • Click “Documents”
  • Upload required documents by clicking "Add Document":
      • Two letters of recommendation
      • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
      • Statement of professional goals
      • Copy of Nursing License 

Monitor the Status of Your Application:

The “View My Notifications” section of the NursingCAS application will include any messages that NursingCAS or a school has sent to you.                              

Messages will be sent to the “View My Notifications” inbox and your personal email address that you created your account with.

Use the “Manage My Programs” option to check the status of your application including Transcripts, References, and Programs Selected. You can access your “Program Status” page in the “Manage My Programs” section of NursingCAS when logged into your account at      

Note: You must submit your application in order to monitor its status. For visual instructions, visit                      

Instructions and FAQs are posted here. Detailed visual instructions are posted on      

For questions regarding your NursingCAS application, please contact NursingCAS:

Phone: 617-612-2880 (M– Th 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM ET, Fr 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET)



Submit Official Transcripts:

Note: Upon admission, graduate students must send official transcripts directly to the UIW Graduate Admissions Office 4301 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209.


RN-MSN application information is available by contacting Dr. Maureen Rauschhuber, Director, at or 210-829-3995.