North Dakota is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
919 S 7th St. Suite 504
Bismarck, ND 58504
License by Endorsement
Temp License Processing
Approximately within 7-10 business days upon receipt of all required docs - valid for 90 days
Must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions.
|Transcript – received directly from nursing school||Yes||Yes|
|Verification of original state license||Yes||Yes|
|Verification of current state license if original not active||Yes||Yes|
|Two Fingerprint cards||No||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||$120||Approximately 2-3 business days if renewed online|
|Reinstatement||$150||$20 additional if no criminal check completed in the past 90 days|
Must have 400 hours of nursing practice in the past 4 years and 12 contact hours of CE in past 2 years. A 90 day temporary permit may be issued while waiting for criminal check results if needed.
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address