Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA Program

Admissions Criteria

You can find our online application here.

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 15, 2017 February 2, 2018
Two January 16, 2018 April 6, 2018
Three March 7, 2018 June 1, 2018
Four April 18, 2018 June 1, 2018
Five June 4, 2018 June 29, 2018



The program starts July 27th. All incoming students are required to attend Launch Weekend July 27-29, 2018.

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.