Find Your Nursing Licensure Guide

Utah, UT

eNLC: Yes
Walk-Through: No
Temp License: No
Nursys: Yes
BON website
P: (801) 530-6628



Endorsement Application: $90.00


Permanent License

Approximately 14 days upon receipt of all required materials.


  • Renewal cadence: January 31 of odd numbered years.
  • Renewal fee: $68
  • Required contact hours: One of the following must be true:
    – 400 hours practice
    – Licensed practice for at least 200 hours and 15 hours of approved continuing education
    – 30 hours of approved education
  • The Utah DOPL will mail a renewal notice to your address on file 60 days prior to expiration
  • Nurses must also complete a suicide prevention training which can be found here

Important Things to Know

  • If you answered “Yes” to any of the questions on the Qualifying Questionnaire, additional documentation may be needed.
  • In order to apply for licensure by endorsement, you must have been licensed in another state for at least 1 year.

Licensure by Endorsement


Permanent License

  1. Submit an application online and pay the fee
  2. Request verification of licensure via Nursys from at least one other state you are licensed in. If this state does not participate in Nursys, you will need to contact that state’s BON and request verification be sent to the Utah BON.
  3. Provide a background check with fingerprints. Instructions for fingerprinting can be found here.