Washington State Licensing Program

This offer applies only if you are interested in a Washington strike assignment.  To be eligible, you must have at least 2 years’ experience as a Pediatric RN and you MUST be submitted to the Washington strike. 

If you apply for a new or renewed state RN license in Washington, August 3 – August 20, 2022, U.S Nursing will reimburse your Licensing fees up to $250 once your license is Active and you are submitted to the Washington strike. 


How to Apply For a Washington State License

RN Licensure by Endorsement – New License

Apply Online

  • Application fee - $120
  • Background check fee - $34.25
  • Note: The initial license will expire on your birthday unless the license is issued within 90 days of your next birthday.
  • You MUST complete all steps needed of obtaining a permanent license, even after you receive a temporary license. A temporary license is valid only for 6 months.

Verification of licensure

  • Submit verification of original state licensure.
  • Submit verification of a current active license (only if your original state license is not active).

FBI Background check

  • The Board will mail you the fingerprint packet with instructions on how to complete the process once your application is received. 
    • Do not send fingerprints to U.S. Nursing.  Follow the instructions on the fingerprint packet received from the Board and send to the appropriate address listed.


Renew Your Washington State License

License Renewal Info

RN Renewal Fees: $120 - $240


Additional Information

You will be reimbursed up to $250 within 4 weeks once your Washington license is active and you are submitted to the Washington strike assignment.  Reimbursement includes the cost of the license application fee, background check fee ($34.25) and license verifications.  All receipts must be received by August 20, 2022 in order to be reimbursed. If you have never completed an assignment with Fastaff or U.S. Nursing, you must provide a W-9 IRS Form with your receipt to be reimbursed.  Send proof of online payment or renewal receipts to your recruiter or USNLicensing@fastaff.com.

You may provide proof of payment in any of the following methods:

  • Copy of money order
  • Copy of posted check
  • Copy of bank statement
  • Online receipts