Alaska is one of those other States with a variety of requirements!

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Alaska State Board of Nursing 
550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 1500
Anchorage, AK

Phone:  907-269-8161

License by Endorsement

Application $275
Temporary Permit Fee $50

License Renewal

Timely – Renewal Before or On Expiration Date Renew Online
Reinstatement $325 About 4-6 Weeks

Temporary License Processing

It takes approximately 3-4 weeks to receive a temporary license in Alaska after all documents have been received and the license will last for up to 6 months (must not have any prior convictions or disciplinary action to obtain).

Completed Application – Notarized Yes Yes
Proof/Verification of Original State license No Yes
Proof/Copy of Current License Yes Yes
Completed Fingerprint Card Yes Yes
Verification of Employment – 320 Hours within Past 2 Years Yes Yes
2×2 Photo Taken in the Last 6 Months Yes Yes

**A certified and real copy of current nursing license is required to obtain a temporary permit – Notary must write “I certify this to be a true copy of the original document” on said document to be accepted by the board.

** Temporary licenses are only issued while other required documents are in the process of being received and is used in the meantime before a permanent license is obtained. There are additional steps that MUST be completed to receive a permanent license.

Additional Information


  • Notarized application with a 2×2 photo
  • Nurses must complete both the Alaska and FBI background checks if their license has been lapsed for longer than 1 year.
  • Verification of licensure of all licenses held

**Nurses are required to provide proof of completion for two if the following:

  • 320 hours of nursing employment
  • 30 CE contact hours
  • 30 hours of uncompensated professional nursing activities

Link to Online Renewal

**Be sure to check address for proper mailing address when sending in applications as it may differ from the physical address provided.

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