Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA Program

Admissions Criteria

We are no longer accepting applications for Fall 2017 review. Please check back in early fall for access to our application for Fall 2018.

The Haas School seeks candidates with leadership potential who will add to the richness of the classroom experience and engage in the Haas community. Successful candidates exhibit:

  • A high level of intellectual performance
  • Professional experience demonstrating potential for a career in senior management
  • Personal attributes and life experience suggesting leadership, maturity, ethical character, teamwork, and goal orientation

While most applicants offer promise for academic success, the admissions committee selects individuals who demonstrate excellence in all of the areas described above.

Applying & Deadlines


Round: Online Application submitted by: Decision posted on:
One November 16, 2016 February 3, 2017
Two January 17, 2017 April 6, 2017
Three March 8, 2017 June 2, 2017
Four April 24, 2017 June 2, 2017

The program starts July 28th. All incoming students are required to attend Launch Weekend July 28-30, 2017.

Please Note:

  • Mandatory application requirements consist of an online application, GMAT or GRE exam, 2 letters of recommendation, and TOEFL or IELTS exam (for international applicants).
  • The online application must be submitted by 11:59pm.  Supplemental materials (i.e., letters of recommendation, transcripts) may arrive after the deadline, although we will not be able to begin evaluating your application until it is complete and all materials have been received.
  • As we process your application (no later than 6 weeks after deadline), we will confirm receipt of your application and supplemental materials via email.