Candidate Bulletin & Information
Be sure to read the NCLEX Candidate Bulletin below before registering to take the NCLEX.
Important Notice: In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, NCSBN introduced several carefully evaluated and tested modifications to the NCLEX examinations. These modifications are set to expire on Sept. 30, 2020. Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, the updates detailed here will be made to both the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN examinations.
To the extent that information elsewhere on the NCSBN website may differ, the updates detailed here shall control. We are working as quickly as possible to update the NCSBN website and other materials. In the meantime, any questions may be directed to email@example.com.
Candidates can use this document to find their program code when registering for the exam.
The NCLEX Candidate Tutorial is provided to help candidates become familiar with the Pearson VUE exam software.
Le tutoriel NCLEX Candidat est fourni pour aider les candidats à se familiariser avec le logiciel d'examen Pearson VUE.
Canadian French Translation
To ensure fair delivery of the NCLEX to the Canadian Francophone population, NCSBN has developed an NCLEX translation process. For the purpose of NCLEX item translation from English to Canadian French, NCSBN has developed an NCLEX Translation Lexicon. Additional information on the NCLEX can be found in the frequently asked questions (FAQs).