Credentialing Request Information

The Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta provides credentialing services to graduates from our programs. Official credentialing is necessary for University of Alberta BScN graduates to work as registered nurses in other countries. Official credentialing packages including certified course descriptions from the U of A calendar and a verification letter will be sent by the Faculty of Nursing to the credentialing agency.

The credentialing package is composed of the following documentation:

Certified copies of course descriptions from the Official University of Alberta Calendar

Verification letter confirming the number of hours completed in the program

  Graduation Date

  Further documentation as required by the requesting body

Please note the following:

Official transcripts are not included in the credentialing package. For official transcripts, please contact the Office of the Registrar and Student Awards

Fees for this service are as follows;

United States: $100         International: $150

Off Campus sites (Red Deer College, Keyano, Grande Prairie) that completed their 4th Year at the UofA: $50 

To order a credentialing package, please complete both of the following 2 steps. Payment must be received for the the credentialing request to begin.

Step 1: Complete the Credentialing Package Request form

Step 2: Include your online payment

You will need to use a gmail account (your U of A email will work) in order to complete the request form. If you are unable to use a gmail account please complete the form, print and then scan it to this email address:  nursing.credentialing@ualberta.ca

When your credentialing package has been sent to the agency, you will be informed by email. Please allow 4-6 weeks for processing.