Simon Business School

Rush Rhees Spring 2010

Application Deadlines

1 - Early Admission
3 - Final
February 15
April 15
June 15
March 30
May 30
July 30

The Executive MBA Program application opens annually in February. We invite you to submit your application to receive admission consideration on a rolling basis. All applications and supporting materials must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. ET on the application deadline. Applications received after the final deadline date will be considered only if space is available. In the event the class has been filled prior to the deadline, applicants will be placed on a waiting list.

To protect your privacy, admission decisions are only shared via the online application. You will be notified by email when your decision is available to view. However, we encourage you to log in to your application regularly to check the status of your application and supporting materials.

If you have questions at any time during the application process, email us at

Application Checklist

  • Online application form
  • Current résume
  • Three required essays (double spaced, 12 point font, 500 word limit)
  • Two letters of recommendation submitted via the online application system
  • Transcripts; scanned and uploaded for each college attended
  • School-issued official transcripts, sent directly to the Simon School during the application stage:
    Executive and Professional Programs

Official Transcripts

After submitting your application, please send all official transcripts of academic records from all undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools (even if you did not complete a degree) to our office. Transcripts should be sent directly from the issuing institution to Simon Business School.

Personal Interview

After your application has been reviewed, you will be contacted to schedule an interview. You will be notified of your admission status within approximately one week of your interview.

Transfer Credits

The Executive MBA Program offers an integrated sequence of 18 courses requiring team-based participation. Therefore, no credit toward the Executive MBA Program is given on the basis of coursework completed in any other program.

Non-Discrimination Policy

The University of Rochester values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by law. Further, the University complies with all applicable non-discrimination laws in the administration of its policies, admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs and activities.

Contact us with questions:

(585) 275-3439

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