North Carolina Board of Nursing

Licensure/Listing

Licensure by Examination

Check Application Status

This status check will identify the receipt of documents provided by candidates.

Check Application Status
Check Application Status
  • The Initial Application for Licensure by Examination will be held active for one year or until a candidate tests and is issued results, whichever comes first.
Nurse Gateway
  • To check the status of your application, login to your Nurse Gateway and then click on the blue tile which indicates your pending application under the 'Licenses/Approval to Practice/Certifications' tab.
  • Click on the 'Application Status' tab.
Status
  • This status check will identify the receipt of documents provided by candidates.
  • Please allow 5 business days for processing.
NCSBN Quick Results Service
  • NCBON is unable to release NCLEX examination results by telephone. NCBON participates in NCSBN Quick Results Services, where unofficial NCLEX results are available 2 business days following the exam.
  • Candidate will pay a required fee to Pearson VUE.
Verify a License
  • The Board does not provide exam results by phone; however, you may verify licensure by our verification system
  • Licensure will post to the verification system within 5 business days of providing all required documents.

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