MBA Admission



Please note that application deadlines are the same for the One-year, Two-year and Dual MBA programs.

Round Deadline Decision 1st Deposit 2nd Deposit
Early* Sept. 8, 2014 Oct. 10, 2014 Nov. 10, 2014 N/A
1 Oct. 13, 2014 Dec. 5, 2014 Jan. 5, 2015 60 Days After Admission
2 Jan.12, 2015 Feb. 20, 2015 March 20, 2015 60 Days After Admission
3 Feb. 23, 2015 April 2, 2015 May 1, 2015 May 1, 2015

*Early Decision
The Early Round decisions will be made by the end of October, and are designed for students who are strongly committed to Notre Dame for their MBA.  As such, early decision candidates will need to withdraw their candidacy from other business schools, and will provide a non-refundable $6,000 deposit.

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
Sit in on a class, tour Mendoza and the campus, 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 Weekend.

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.