How to Apply to the Undergraduate Health Sciences & Post-Bac Programs

We are accepting applications for the Winter 2022 term!

Before you apply, please review the admission requirements.

Entry Terms: Fall, Winter, Summer

  • Fall 2021
    New Student Orientation: Tuesday, September 7, 2021
    Classes Start: Wednesday, September 8, 2021
  • Winter 2022
    New Student Orientation: Monday, January 3, 2022
    Classes Start: Tuesday, January 4, 2022
  • Summer 2022
    New Student Orientation (select undergrad courses – A&P, Med Term, & Anatomy): Monday, May 2, 2022
    Classes Start(select undergrad courses – A&P, Med Term, & Anatomy): Tuesday, May 3, 2022

New Student Orientation (remaining undergrad courses): Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Classes Start (remaining undergrad courses): Tuesday, May 31, 2022

We recommend that you submit your application 1 to 3 months in advance of your intended start term.

Step 1 – Obtain a username and password

If you have not already done so, submit your contact information

After you submit your contact information, you will receive an email from NWHSU Admissions with your username, password and a link to the online application portal.

If the NWHSU email is not in your inbox, check your spam folder.

If you submitted your contact information in the past and no longer have access to your user name and password, contact the Office of Admissions at 952-885-5409 and we will provide you with this information.

Step 2 – Login to the application portal

You may now login and start your online application. At any time, you may save your application, logout, and complete it later.

Step 3 – Complete the application

Application fee
There is a non-refundable $50.00 application fee required with submission of your application.

Request official transcripts
Have your official academic transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions (including colleges, universities, vocational/technical schools and PSEO credits) sent directly to Northwestern Health Sciences University. (If you have completed less than 60 semester credits of undergraduate course work, you must also have your official high school transcript sent to us.)

To request an official transcript, contact the Registrar’s Office at your prior institution(s). Transcripts from any previous graduate-level work are also required.

All official transcripts should be sent directly to:

Northwestern Health Sciences University
ATTN: Office of Admissions
2501 W. 84th St.
Bloomington, MN 55431

Minnesota Immunization Form
Minnesota state law requires us to have a signed immunization form on file for each student, get the details on the immunization requirement, exemptions, form and directions page