Graduate Admission Process
The Graduate Admission Office promises that you will have a thoughtful and timely response to your completed application. We are here to provide you with support during the admissions process, and to make the experience as transparent as possible while maintaining your privacy. The admission process can vary by program. Please see the application checklist to ensure you have completed all necessary components.
IMPORTANT: You may submit one application per semester, and you can check the status of an existing application at any time.
MBA Admissions Tips Webinar
MBA Admissions Tips Webinar – Monday, December 16th – Register
Whether you are just starting the MBA admissions process or are finalizing your application for the January 8th deadline, we invite you to attend this webinar from 12pm – 1pm EST.
BU admissions directors will answer your questions about the MBA admissions process and provide you with helpful tips for submitting a successful application.
Application Fee Waiver Eligibility
The Graduate Admission Office will waive the application fee for students who are currently members or alumni of the following programs:
- The US Military
- The Peace Corps
- Teach for America
- City Year Corps
- Education Pioneers
To take advantage of this fee waiver, applicants should complete the entire online application. Once you reach the payment screen, please email admissions with your name, affiliation and University Identification (UID) number. Please state in the email that you have been offered an application fee waiver and your application is ready to be submitted. The admissions team will be happy to submit the application for you and send you a confirmation of submission.
Upon receiving and reviewing your application, the Admission Committee may contact you to schedule an interview. Interviews are offered only by invitation with a limited number of Off-Campus Interviews available.
Deadlines vary according to program. Please review the Application Deadline schedule and plan accordingly.