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How will you fit in at Fuqua?

Congratulations on your decision to apply to the Daytime MBA program!

The Fuqua School of Business is a challenging and rigorous academic institution to which admission is highly selective. Acceptance is based on the ability to excel, not only academically, but also in the business community.

Pursuing a business degree is a significant investment of your time, energy, and money, so it is important that you find the right program to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. "Fit" with a program occurs at the intersection of your story and ambitions and the school's story and ambitions. Before you apply, take some time to reflect on both.

Access the online application to apply now.

Given the competitive applicant pool, you are encouraged to apply in the round in which you can submit your "best" application.

Application Deadlines for 2013 - 2014

  Early Action Round 1 Round 2 Round 3
Application Deadline (all deadlines are at 11:59 pm ET) Sept. 18, 2013 Oct. 21, 2013 Jan. 6, 2014 March 20, 2014
Interview Invitations Sent By Oct. 8, 2013 Nov. 20, 2013 Feb. 6, 2014 April 9, 2014
Interview Period
Visit the interviews page for details regarding our interview process. Interview dates vary by location, but occur during the time period indicated here.
In Durham:
Sept. 9 - Oct. 15, 2013

Off-Campus Locations:
Oct. 10 - 17, 2013
In Durham:
Dec. 2 - 10, 2013

Off-Campus Locations:
Nov. 25 -  Dec. 10, 2013
In Durham:
Feb. 13 - 25, 2014

Off-Campus Locations:
Feb. 10 - 25, 2014
In Durham:
April 21 - 26, 2014

Off-Campus Locations:
April 11 - 26, 2014
Decision Notification Oct. 30, 2013 Dec. 20, 2013 March 13, 2014 May 9, 2014
Admit Weekend (Blue Devil Weekend or BDW) There will be two admitted student weekends: Feb. 7-10, 2014 and April 3 - 6, 2014. Once admitted, you may attend one or both events.
Domestic Student 1st Tuition Deposit & Official Transcript Deadline Dec. 3, 2013 Feb. 20, 2014 Apr. 29, 2014 May 20, 2014
International Student 1st Tuition Deposit & Official Transcript Deadline Dec. 3, 2013 Feb. 20, 2014 Apr. 21, 2014 May 16, 2014
1st Non-Refundable Tuition Deposit Amount 3,000 USD 2,000 USD 2,000 USD 2,000 USD
2nd Non-Refundable Tuition Deposit and Deadline June 15, 2014
1,000 USD
June 15, 2014
1,000 USD
June 15, 2014
1,000 USD
June 15, 2014
1,000 USD
Visa Paperwork Deadline for International Students Mar. 3, 2014 Mar. 3, 2014 Apr. 28, 2014 May 22, 2014

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