RN and LPN Licensure by Examination
RN and LPN Application:
Online Licensure Application
Fees are non-refundable and payable to the Treasurer of State of Maine
As part of the application process, you must:
The Notary Public may charge a fee for his or her services. To find a Notary Public try your bank or the post office. You can also search here: http://www.notaryrotary.com/agent/find_a_notary.asp
Once the application, fee, and supporting documents have been reviewed, the Board will determine if you are eligible to test.
If you are eligible to take the NCLEX, you will receive an authorization to test (ATT) and instructions on scheduling the test. You have 90 days to complete the test.
When passing NCLEX results are received by the board, a license will be issued.
About Temporary Permits:
Nursing graduates may be hired to work, but not as licensed personnel. Temporary licenses are not issued to new graduates seeking licensure by examination.
If you require special testing accommodations due to contact the board at:
Maine State Board of Nursing
161 Capitol St.
158 State House Station
Augusta, Maine , 04333-0158
Phone: (207) 287-1133
Fax: (207) 287-1149
Need More Information?
Access the site for the Maine Board of Nursing here: Maine Board of Nursing