Start Your Journey

Applying to business school can be complicated. This guide outlines what to expect as you make your way from prospective student to alumnus.

More questions? Check out our interactive FAQs or get in touch with our Admissions Office.

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    Emily Beauchamp
    Since graduating from the University of Michigan in 2013, I have always known that I wanted to pursue an MBA early on in my career. I have never been one to become complacent and with ambitious...
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    A SCHEDULE THAT WORKS

    You can earn a world-class Michigan Ross MBA on weekends in two years

    Prepare
    Your Application

     

    You'll need to:

     

    Create an account

    Read the directions and start your application

    Take the required standardized tests, get a letter of recommendation, answer the required essay questions, request transcripts, and prepare your resume
     

     

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    REGULAR APPLICATION

    Deadline: Jan. 25, 2016

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    TEST SCORES

    Ross' GMAT/GRE/TOEFL reporting code: 1839

    Choose Michigan Ross

    Ross ranks in the top 10 part-time MBA programs as determined by both Bloomberg Businessweek and U.S. News & World Report.

    Chris LaHurd
    My bachelor’s degree has taught me how to dissect large problems, solve the individual pieces, and put the puzzle back together. I know that Ross can teach me how to further apply these problem-...
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    CLASS PROFILE

    Our students have an average 5.9 years work experience; 25% are from out of state

    Learn with
    the Best

    At Ross, you benefit from a world-class faculty, extensive hands-on learning experiences, and opportunities to focus on your particular interests.
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    MAKE CONNECTIONS

    You and your fellow students take classes together as a cohort, forging lasting bonds

    Go Beyond the Classroom

    Ross offers more than a formal education. Engage in extracurricular activities, make an impact in the community, and have some fun.

    Andrew Hatfield
    My background is a bit non-traditional, as most of my career has been dedicated to serving in humanitarian agencies, both domestically and internationally. From Southeast Asia to East and Central...
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    70-PLUS CLUBS

    Weekend students can fully participate

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    STAY IN SHAPE

    On-site Och Fitness Center available

    Graduation
    & Careers

    Gear Up for Success
    When you Go Blue, you can go anywhere. Recruit on campus with top companies. Join the University of Michigan alumni network of 540,000 strong and counting.
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    FULL SUPPORT

    Unlike many other part-time MBA programs, Ross Weekend students enjoy the full access to Ross Career Services