Obtaining Your Utah Nursing License

View Utah Jobs

View eNLC Jobs

Utah is an Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) state

Utah Board of Nursing

Heber M. Wells Bldg. 4th
160 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT  84111
TEL:  801-530-6628
FAX:  801-530-6511

License by Endorsement

Processing Fees  



Temp License Processing

UT Board does not issue temporary licenses.
Approximately 2-3 weeks upon receipt of all required docs (with electronic fingerprinting).

Documents Needed Perm
Completed application – may apply online Yes
Verification of current active state license Yes
Criminal background check - 2 Completed fingerprint cards Yes
May obtain electronic fingerprinting at the DOPL’s office to expedite the licensure process. 8a – 430p  

Apply online

License Renewal

Processing Fees   Renewal License Processing
Timely $58 Within 24 hours
Reinstatement – within 30 days after expiration   $78  Approximately 5-10 business days
Reinstatement – after 30 days & within 2 years of expiration     $108  

Additional Info

Must have completed a licensed practice for at least 400 hours OR licensed practice for at least 200 hours and completed 15 hours of CEUs OR completed 30 hours of CEUs.

If license is expired more than 2 years, must submit a new application.

Online Renewal
Verify a Utah license

NOTE:  Mailing address to send application/docs may be different than the physical address