Weekend MBA


Chicago Booth Weekend MBA Program admits new students two times per year, for the autumn and spring quarters. Here is an overview of the application process:

  1. Application—Fill out the online application and provide supporting materials according to the following deadlines. We highly recommend that you register with the online application system to receive emails about events and the application process. 
  2. Interviews—Admissions interviews are by invitation only, and are conducted after submitting a completed application in the online application system. Interview decisions will be released within 10 days of submitting your completed application. If you are invited to interview, you will receive information about scheduling your interview at that time. 
  3. Decisions—Candidates are informed of admissions decisions through the online application system under the "Application Status" section. The typical decision response time is four to six weeks after a completed application is submitted. 
Weekend MBA Deadlines
Quarter Application due LAUNCH* Classes Start
Spring 2020  January 6, 2020 March 12–14, 2020 April 6, 2020
Autumn 2020 June 8,    2020 August 21-23, 2020 September 21, 2020

* LAUNCH is a three-day program that kicks off your Booth MBA experience, and fulfills one of your degree requirements. It is expected that you LAUNCH during the dates that correspond with the quarter you begin classes.

Admissions Office


The admissions staff is happy to answer your questions and assist you with the application process. Please feel free to contact us.

Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs
The University of Chicago 
Booth School of Business 
450 North Cityfront Plaza 
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Telephone: 312.464.8700
Fax: 312.464.8778