International Scholars: Degree Seeking International Students
The UIC CON application instructions require that all transcripts and documents from all post-secondary schools be translated into English. Additionally, you must request, 1) the Full Education Course- by-Course Report, and 2) the Validation of Registration/License prepared by the Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS).
Be sure to follow the CGFNS instructions carefully. The credential evaluation process may require 4-6 weeks. Plan to submit your credentials well in advance of the published deadlines. Please note: reports from foreign credential evaluation services will not be accepted.
Forms are available from:
Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools
3600 Market Street, Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2651
Business Office: 215.222.8454
Applicant Inquiries: 215.349.8767
Telex: 402409 CGFNS PHA
Cable: CGFNS, Philadelphia, USA