Colorado is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
Also participates in the NLC until July 18, 2018
Colorado Board of Nursing
1560 Broadway, Suite 1350
Denver, CO 80202
License by Endorsement
Temp License Processing
No temporary license available.
Approximately 8 weeks.
|Completed online application||Yes|
|Verification of original state license||Yes|
|Verification of current license||Yes|
|Online Healthcare Professions Profile||Yes|
Online healthcare professions profile
|Processing Fees||Renewal License Processing|
|Timely||$87||Renew within 60 day grace period|
All licenses expire on September 30 of odd or even numbered years. Background check may be required for renewals/reinstatements due to new eNLC requirements.
Expired more than 2 years – must provide verification of active licensure in another state.
Must complete and maintain an online healthcare professions profile.
Verify an Colorado license
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address