Master of Business Administration Admissions Information

AdmissionsValparaiso University's Graduate School of Business operates on a rolling admission basis with 6 different start terms throughout the year.

Students are encouraged to apply at any point throughout the year. Students are admitted as their applications become complete on a first come, first served basis.

Our next available start date for U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents is Spring 2, 2014 or March 17, 2014.  The deadline to apply is March 7, 2014.  Our next available start date for International Students is Summer 1, 2014 or May 19, 2014. The deadline to apply is March 14, 2014, to allow time for visa  processing.


Admission decisions are made on a holistic basis with consideration given to undergraduate/post-undergraduate academic performance, professional work experience, letters of recommendation, and the GMAT.

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U.S. citizens and permanent residents, please click here.

Internationals, please click here.

Important Dates for 2014

Term Start Date
Admissions Deadline (Domestic) Admissions Deadline (International)


Spring 2, 2014 March 17 March 7 Closed
Summer 1, 2014 May 19 April 18 March 14
Summer 2, 2014 June 30 May 30 May 2
Fall 1, 2014 August 25 June 27 June 27