Application Timeline

We review applications on a rolling basis, which means you will receive your admissions decision 4-6 weeks from the date your application is complete. You must submit your application by 11:59p.m. CST on the day of the deadline in order to be considered for an application round.

Early Career MBA Admission Requirements

We take a holistic approach to the admissions process, taking into consideration the entirety of your experience. To apply for the Chicago Business Fellows Program, you should have:

  • An undergraduate degree prior to entering Chicago Booth
  • Excellent scholarship, leadership potential, and maturity
  • Three years or less of full-time work experience in a business career by start of classes (if you have more than three years of experience, you may apply to the Evening MBA or Weekend MBA Program)
  • Employment in a professional business environment by the start of enrollment in Chicago Booth

Application Checklist

To apply, submit the online application for the Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs, making sure to indicate you are applying to the Chicago Business Fellows Program in the "Booth & You" section of the application. The application fee is waived for Chicago Business Fellows applicants. Here are the components of the application:

Begin Your MBA Journey

The first step in joining the Chicago Business Fellows Program is to apply for admission.
Start Your Application

Next Steps

Here’s what to expect after you’ve submitted your application to the Evening MBA Program or the Weekend MBA Program:

Contact Us

Questions about Chicago Business Fellows? Contact our Admissions team. We look forward to hearing from you!

Evening MBA and Weekend MBA Programs
Phone: 312.464.8700
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