Dept. of Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure

Board of Nursing
PO Box 94986
Lincoln, NE 68509

Business: (402) 471-4376

Email Address:

License Period
Biennial, even year

Temporary Permit Period
after passing exam for 60 days pending completion of application; 60 days by endorsement

Temporary Permit Fee
included in application fee


Continuing Education Requirements
all RNs 500 hours of practice within preceding 5 years, plus 20 contact hours within preceding 2 years

Exam Fee
$76 or $77 (depending on year)
$200 (ARNP)

Endorsement Fee
$76 or $77 (depending on year)
$200 (ARNP)

Renewal Fee
$250 (ARNP)

Re-Examination Limit

no limit