As you explore MBA programs, it’s important to note deadlines and document requirements so that you can begin assembling your application materials. We suggest you take the time you need to submit a competitive application.

The application process will open Sept. 1, 2018 for the fall of 2019. The Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program has several application deadlines for fall semester starts. Note the application, decision, and deposit due dates below.

Timeline for Fall 2018 Admission

Application Due For Decision Date Enrollment Deposit Due
Sept. 27, 2017 Early decision deadline. This is intended for candidates who are committed to attending the Wisconsin MBA Program. If admitted, you will pay an early enrollment deposit and withdraw your application for consideration at other schools. Nov. 3, 2017 Jan. 2, 2018
Nov. 15, 2017 First-round application deadline Dec. 15, 2017 March 1, 2018
Jan. 10, 2018 Second-round application deadline
Merit-based aid priority consideration deadline
March 2, 2018 April 18, 2018
March 1, 2018 Third-round application deadline April 20, 2018 4 weeks after notification
April 11, 2018 Fourth-round application deadline
Final deadline for international candidates
May 18, 2018 4 weeks after notification
After April 11, 2018 Applications from domestic candidates will be accepted as space permits Rolling Soon after your admission to the program

Applicants who are applying through The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management should observe the following deadlines:

  • Oct. 15, 2017: Round 1 application deadline for Consortium candidates
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Round 2 application deadline for Consortium candidates