Obtaining Your Pennsylvania Nursing License

If you apply for a new or renewed state license in Pennsylavania, May 10 –December 31, 2022, Fastaff will reimburse your licensing fees up to $250.


If you apply for a new or renewed state license in Pennsylvania we will reimburse your endorsement fee* once you start an assignment with us in that state.

Reimbursement and expenses paid includes the application fee, license verification and background check fees. Fastaff will not pay for postage, transcripts or coursework fees.

How to Apply For a Pennsylvania License

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1. Completed online application

Online Endorsement Application

Application fee - $120.00

Temp permit fee - $70.00 

  • A temporary permit is valid only for 1 year.  You MUST complete all steps of obtaining permanent licensure to ensure that the temporary license does not lapse.

2. Verification of licensure

  • Request verification of licensure from each state where you hold a license to practice.

3. Background check

4. Child Abuse CE

  • 3 hours of child abuse course – proof of completion must be submitted directly and electronically from the provider.

5. Transcripts

  • Request nurse transcripts to be sent directly to the PA board of nursing.


Renew your Pennsylvania License

Renewal information

RN Renewal & Reinstatement fee - $65 - $252


Additional Information

You will be reimbursed up to $200 within 4 weeks and upon proof of receipts.  

Reimbursement includes the cost of the license application fee, background check and license verifications.  All receipts must be received by December 31, 2022 in order to be reimbursed. 

If you have never completed an assignment with Fastaff or U.S. Nursing, you MUST provide a W-9 IRS form with your receipt to be reimbursed. Send proof of online payment to your Fastaff recruiter.