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Nursing Intent Form

Due January 10, 2020

This form is to be completed by ALL Avila Students with the intent to begin nursing courses Fall 2020.

  • With the exception of Guaranteed and Direct Entry* all candidates must complete an on-campus interview and essay on Friday, February 14, 2020.

  • Guaranteed and Direct Entry* students must complete the essay during interviews on Friday, February 14, 2020 in order to be eligible for the Tradition of Excellence Award Spring 2021.


Avila Email Address: Please be aware that your Avila Email will be used for all correspondence regarding your application and/or interview.

Mailing Address: Approximately 2-3 weeks following interviews you will be notified by mail of the School of Nursing's admission decision. Please indicate below where the notification should be sent.

Curricular Information

PREVIOUS MISDEMEANORS: Completion of the BSN program does not guarantee licensure. Refer to the Nurse Practice Act in the state in which you anticipate licensure. In Missouri, refer to Missouri Division of Professional Registration section 335.046.1 and 335.066, RSMo.


INTERVIEW AND ESSAY Please indicate below your first, second and third choice from the following interview/essay times on Friday, February 14, 2020: 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. or 3 p.m. You must select three different times, failure to do so will result in your interview time being selected for you. Every effort will be made to assign you to one of the three times you select based on when your intent form was submitted. Please allow at least one hour minimum for the interview process.

You will be notified through your Avila Email by February 1st of your confirmed interview/essay time. Should the campus be closed due to inclement weather an announcement will appear on the Avila web site and you will be assigned to the corresponding time on Friday, February 21, 2020.

*Guaranteed and Direct Entry qualifications can be found in the School of Nursing Admission Criteria: 

Please contact 816.501.3671 or email with any questions or problems with your nursing intent form.

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