Applications for initial licensure - approx. $100

Online Applications:
A) Click here to go to the online application. You may pay with credit or debit card.
B) Once your application is completed, you may want to print out your transaction receipt a keep it for future reference.

The state of Texas does not require a 2 x 2 photograph to be sent in with your application. However, if you are applying out of state, your BON may require this. Geddies will still provide these free of charge if you need them. Please let the photographer know this during your sitting .

Texas Board of Nursing
Declaratory Order
Licensing FAQ

Compact States:
Nurse Licensure Compact
If you are seeking Compact licensure with another state, please contact your state board of nursing for primary state of residence requirements. For a list of state boards of nursing contact information, please click here.

Reminder: Application for Licensure and NCLEX registration are two separate processes. Don't forget to Register for the NCLEX