Iowa Board of Nursing

Online Services

Board Information

Iowa Board of Nursing
RiverPoint Business Park
400 S.W. 8th Street, Suite B
Des Moines, IA 50309-4685
Tel: 515/281-3255
Fax: 515/281-4825

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday


Renewal Information (RN and LPN)
Exam (NCLEX and Foreign Graduates)
Reactivations/Inactive Status
Endorsements From Another State
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (NOTE: Paper ARNP Renewals are NO longer automatically mailed - Apply for ARNP renewal Online or you Must request the renewal be mailed.)
Name/Address Change
Employment/Education Updates
Duplicate/Reissued Wallet Card or Certificate
Mandatory Reporter Training
LPN Supervisory Course
LPN IV Therapy Course