Verification of Original Licensure from Another State

Applicants for licensure by endorsement must submit a verification of licensure from the nursing board that issued the initial nursing license based on taking the State Board Test Pool Examination (SBTPE) or the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX).


Verification Methods

  1. Nursys External Link - You are now leaving the .gov domain.
    A credit or debit card is required for payment.

    OR

  2. Directly from the nursing board that issued the original license.
    If your state of original licensure is not a Nursys™ participant, you must complete the Verification of Original Licensure form (Attachment 2) [PDF Format - 25KB].  Complete the top portion of the form and mail it to the nursing board that issued your original nursing license.  Be sure to contact that board for the appropriate fee.  
    Click here for a list of all bo​ards of nursing  in the U.S. External Link - You are now leaving the .gov domain.