MBA Admissions Blog

Jan
17
2019

Happy 2019! Hopefully, you didn’t spend too much time over the break frantically finishing your Round 2 Application. I spent part of the holiday season working with my son on a waitlist strategy for his top choice undergraduate program. 

Dec
13
2018

It’s that time of year again. Round 1 decision notification time.  You may be wondering what day admit calls will start, in what order the calls will be made, and, importantly, whether your number will be on the list. 

Nov
15
2018

As usual, it’s been a busy couple of weeks here! We’ve met hundreds of applicants at our Round 1 interview days. Current students are coffee chatting and mock interviewing in preparation for internship interviews. 

Oct
24
2018

On-campus interview availability fills up quickly, particularly Saturday interview days, so you may want to pay attention to your inbox.

Sep
27
2018

We’re less than a week away from the Round 1 app deadline. In case you were wondering, we don’t review any apps that are submitted early, so go ahead and take a last look at your essays and resume before you hit “submit.” 

Sep
12
2018
Sep
4
2018

If you’ve read about our Team Exercise or talked to candidates who’ve participated, you have a good sense of what the experience will be like — you’ll be placed on a team with other applicants to develop and solve a challenge based on randomly selected words. However, we’ve made some changes to the exercise this year that I wanted to share.

Aug
13
2018

Responding to essay prompts can be tough. You may wonder if you should tell a professional or personal story. If there’s a particular kind of story the Admissions Committee is looking for. If yours is epic enough. Or unique enough. Or if the AdCom will stop reading after the last word in the word limit.

Jul
16
2018

For those of you who are ready to get started on your applications for Fall 2019, the Michigan Ross application is now live. If you took a look at last year’s app, you’ll see that it’s largely the same.

Jun
18
2018

If you’re planning to go to business school next fall (which I assume you are if you’re reading this…), then you’re...

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