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Nursing 9 High School Student AASN Checklist

High School Student AASN Checklist

Want to further your education with an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AASN) degree and become an R.N. in two years/four semesters? The EKU School of Nursing has you covered. Review the AASN page with the application packet that includes admission criteria and HESI A2 admission assessment exam information. Use the AASN Admissions Checklist below and fill out the information request form below. The How to Apply page has a step-by-step instructions and success tips. The AASN program is a Work Ready Kentucky scholarship program. Work Ready scholarship funds are distributed by KHEEA.

AASN Admissions Checklist — (visit How to Apply¬†for helpful tips!):

  1. Apply for Admission to EKU
  2. Schedule the HESI A2 Admission Assessment Entrance Exam when testing window opens. (See last page of application packet for detailed instructions.)
  3. Set up a CastleBranch account and complete all requirements. (See application packet for detailed instructions.)
  4. Submit an online AASN application form to the School of Nursing by May 15 (fall admission) or October 31 (spring admission)
  5. Submit your high school transcript to nursing@eku.edu

AASN Online Application Deadlines:

May15 for Fall Admission and October 31 for Spring Admission

Have a Question?


  • Need assistance with HESI A2 assessment exam appointments, CastleBranch or the application process?
    Contact nursing@eku.edu or call 859-622-1827.
  • Need assistance from an EKU advisor?
    Contact Jamie Woolery, Recruitment and Retention Coordinator, or call 859 622-2090.

School of Nursing

 521 Lancaster Ave
Rowlett 223
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: (859) 622-1827
Fax: (859) 622-1972
Email:nursing@eku.edu