MBA Programs

MBA Admission





  • Three credit hours of financial accounting from accredited university required
  • Three credit hours of statistics from accredited university required
Round Deadline Decision 1st Deposit 2nd Deposit
Early* Sept. 28, 2015 Nov. 6, 2015 Dec. 7, 2015  
1 Nov. 2, 2015 Dec. 18, 2015 Jan. 18, 2016 Feb. 18, 2016
2 Jan.11, 2016 Feb. 26, 2016 Mar. 25, 2016 Apr. 26, 2016
3 Feb. 22, 2016 Mar. 25, 2016 Apr. 15,  2016 Apr. 29, 2016
St. Patrick's Day Mar. 17, 2016 Apr. 22, 2016 May 1, 2016 May 1, 2016

Applications are currently being accepted on a rolling basis as space is available.


*Early Decision
The Early Round is designed for students who are strongly committed to Notre Dame for their MBA.  As such, early decision candidates are expected to withdraw their candidacy from other business schools, and will provide a non-refundable $4,000 deposit.

Dual Degrees
Application deadlines for the dual degree programs are the same as the traditional MBA deadlines.

General Application Requirements

To ensure optimal consideration, you will need the following components in your application:

  • Official test score report (GMAT or GRE)
  • Academic transcripts from all previous undergraduate or graduate education (unofficial copies are fine for now, but you will need the official copies prior to starting the program
  • Two (2) recommendations
  • One (1) essay
  • One (1) slide presentation
  • Official TOEFL, PTE, IELTS Academic score report (international students only).

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Upcoming Events

Get your questions about the MBA program answered—in person, online or in your hometown.

Visit campus
Tour Mendoza, interview, and have lunch with current students—MBA students cite their campus visit as one of the most important factors in their final decision to choose Notre Dame. If you’d like to see what campus life is like on the weekend, attend a Preview Day event.

City Tour
If you can’t make it to campus, we’ll make it to you. Sign up to meet with an MBA admissions representative on your home turf. 

Irish Coffee Chats
During Winter Break, current MBA students all over the world meet with prospective students over coffee to talk about the MBA experience at Notre Dame.

For all events, visit the MBA Events Calendar.

Alumni Referrals

If you’re a current student or an alumnus/alumna, you’re able to recognize prospective students who have the academic excellence, critical thinking, personal accountability and the commitment to the greater good necessary to thrive in our program. We value your opinion and encourage you to fill out this form to refer a student.

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