Please follow the steps below to submit your application for the GV BOCES LPN Program. If you have any questions, please call (585) 344-7788.
Please Note: Due to some organizations' processing requirements, some documentation may take time for you to obtain. It is strongly advised to start requesting your documentation at the start of the application process.
Step 1 Application and TEAS testing documentation:
_____ Submit your application
_____ Submit a $75.00 non-refundable processing fee over the phone, by credit card, to our Business Office at 585-344-7704, or send a money order (no personal checks) payable to Genesee Valley BOCES. Send to Genesee Valley BOCES LPN Program, 8250 State Street Road, Batavia, New York 14020.
Once we receive both your application and the $75.00 non-refundable processing fee. The candidate will be notified to schedule a time to take the TEAS test. TEAS Study and testing information.
Step 2 Application Processing Documentation
After successful passing of the TEAS test, we require the following documentation, before we can proceed with processing your application:
_____ Submit a 1,000-character minimum, double-spaced, 12-font, typed essay stating "Why I want to become an LPN." Complete and submit your essay using this link.
_____ Include three letters of reference (one from a supervisor and two from co-workers). Have your references completed and submit letters of reference using this link.
_____ Submit High School transcript/GED
If the applicant scores high on matrix qualifications, the candidate will be notified and an interview will be scheduled.
Step 3 Program Acceptance Documentation
After the interview, if the candidate is selected for the LPN Program, the candidate will be notified and will require the following documentation:
_____ CDC Covid-19 vaccination and booster card
_____ CPR for health care professional BLS (Adult, AED and Child Care)
_____ Health physical within last 6 months
_____ Proof of 2 MMR immunizations or positive titers for each (M, M, R)
_____ Proof of TD immunization (within the last 10 years)
_____ Proof of PPD test within the last 6 months
_____ Proof of flu vaccine within last 8 months
Step 4 Financial Aid Documentation
_____ Apply for your Federal Student ID
_____ Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)