Texas is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701
License by Endorsement
Temp License Processing
Approximately within 15 business days upon receipt of all required docs - valid for 120 days.
Temp licenses issued only on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Must not have any prior convictions OR disciplinary actions.
|Completed application – may apply online||Yes||Yes|
|Verification of ALL licenses held, current or expired||No||Yes|
|Must pass TX Nursing Jurisprudence Examination||No||Yes|
|Criminal background check||No||Yes|
|Fingerprinting registration: www.identogo.com or call 888-467-2080|
TX Jurisprudence Exam
*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||$65||2 business days|
|Late – 1-90 days||$125||Approximately 2 weeks|
|Delinquent – over 90 days||$185||Approximately 2 weeks|
Delinquent renewals – must provide 20 hours of board approved CEUs.
NOTE: Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address