Obtaining Your Utah Nursing License

UTAH STATE BOARD OF NURSING

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Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing
Heber M. Wells Bldg., 4th Floor
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT  84111
Phn:  801-530-6628 Fax:  801-530-6511

http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/nursing.html

COMPACT STATE

LICENSE BY ENDORSEMENT

Processing Fees 

 

Temp License Processing

Application

$100.00

Approx 2 -3 weeks with electronic fingerprinting & upon receipt of all required docs

 

Documents Needed

Temp

Perm

Completed application

N/A

Yes

Verification of current active state license  

N/A

Yes

Transcripts (new grads only) –must bear the school seal

N/A

Yes

2 Completed fingerprint cards

N/A

Yes

*May obtain electronic fingerprinting at the DOPL’s office to expedite the licensure process. 
Application will be denied if all required documents is not received within 30 days

LICENSE RENEWAL

Processing Fees

 

Renewal License Processing

Timely

$58.00

Within 24 hrs - Renew online

Reinstatement:

 

Approx 5 -10 business days

-Within 30 days after expiration

$78.00

 

-After 30 days & within 2 yrs of expiration

$108.00

 

Additional Info

Must have completed a licensed practice for at least 400 hrs OR licensed practice for at least 200 hrs and completed 15 hrs of approved CEUs OR completed 30 hrs of approved CEUs

If license expired for more than 2 years, must submit a new application

Online Renewal
http://www.dopl.utah.gov/renewal.html

Verify a UT license
https://secure.utah.gov/llv/search/index.html;jsessionid=0f88555779d51f9d07b7ef003508

NOTE:  Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address