NLN Examination

Information regarding the NLN pre-admission exam - The 05/08/20 NLN Exam is now open for registration.

The Department of Nursing has suspended office operations on campus in response to the COVID-19 health crisis. Faculty and staff are still available to answer questions, advise students, and to respond to your concerns remotely through phone contact and email.

If you are inquiring about nursing program admission requirements, student advisement and general information call (718) 262-2054 and leave your name, phone number, and email address and someone will return your call.

The application for admission to the Generic Nursing Program has been distributed. If you are applying for admission for Fall  2020 and have not received a link to the application, please call (718) 262-2054 and leave a message leaving your name, phone number, and email address and someone will return your call.

Registration for the May 8, 2020 is now open and the May 22, 2020 exam will open as scheduled below. Please see the information below for open and close dates form for each exam.

Please contact the department at (718) 262-2054 with all other questions, issues and concerns, leaving a brief message with the date, time, your name and phone number and you will be contacted.

Stay safe and be well during this crisis.

The Department of Nursing Faculty and Staff


The NLN exam for the May 8, 2020 and the May 22, 2020  exam dates will be offered remotely. The May 8, 2020 exam is now open for registration.

Register at  National League for Nursing Examination Portal.

Test Dates:

Registration Begins                                       Registration Ends                               Exam Date

04/12/20                                                        05/03/20                                              05/08/20

04/19/20                                                        05/17/20                                              05/22/20   

Students must register and pay for the exam at the National League for Nursing Examination Portal. The registration end date will be 5 days prior to the test date. During the COVID-19 crisis the exam will be offered remotely for an additional cost of $35.00. Information regarding the remote testing will be sent to you from the NLN once you have registered for the test.

To Prepare for the Exam
- Practice tests are available on the NLN website for a cost of $15.00 for each section of the NLN Examination through the student store. The three sections are Reading, Math and Science.
- The Review Guide For RN Pre-Entrance Exam -Jones and Bartlett 3rd Edition - ISBN-13: 978-0763762711 may also be helpful