Nebraska is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
License by Endorsement
|Application||$123 or $30.75|
$30.75 Application fee during even numbered years – May through October. (License is issued within 180 days of the renewal)
Temp License Processing
Approximately 2 weeks upon receipt of all required docs - valid for 60 days.
Must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions.
A temp license is issued pending receipt of either the results of the CBC or official transcripts.
Must have graduated within the previous 2 years or practiced a minimum of 500 hours within the previous 5 years.
|Verification of original state license||No||Yes|
|Verification of all licenses held||No||Yes|
|Transcripts – sent directly to the NE Board of Nursing||Yes||Yes|
|Criminal background check||Yes||Yes|
*Temporary permits are issued while other required docs are in process of receiving a permanent license. Additional necessary steps to receive a permanent license MUST also be initiated.
|Processing Fees||Renewal License Processing|
|Timely||$123||Renew online or paper app|
|Reinstatement||$158 or $65.75 (May-Oct)||Approximately 3-4 weeks upon completion of all required documents|
All licenses expire on October 31st of each even-numbered year.
Expired more than 2 years - must provide verification of active licensure in another state.
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address