PhD Registration

To begin the Graduate School registration process, the student should make an appointment with their academic advisor to identify appropriate courses for the upcoming semester.  Once the advisor has signed the student’s Graduate School Registration Form, this form along with the following documents must be submitted to the UAMS College of Nursing Registrar.

  • Copies of Missing or Expired Proofs

TB Skin Test
Hepatitis Series
CPR Card – College of Nursing CPR requirements and courses
RN License

  • Criminal Background Check & Drug Screen – Each student will have a current screening and an annual screening thereafter.  Instructions are provided to current students once they have enrolled in the BSN Program

Other Information

  • You are not registered for classes until the process is completed and fees paid to the Graduate School.
  •  Those students registering for Nursing Research Project, Independent Study, or other variable hour courses should fill in the appropriate space with the number of hours you want to take, and mark the course to the right of the course number.
  • Students registering for  Research Project:
    • At the time you are registering for your initial dissertation/thesis credits you must submit a Request for approval of Thesis Advisor and Committee Members form.
    •  “A student must be enrolled in 1 credit of research project in order to complete a comprehensive examination.” (College of Nursing Catalog)


Patty Hamilton
Registrar, UAMS Graduate School
Phone: (501-686-5454)