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MBA Dates and Deadlines

To better accommodate time-constrained, working professionals, we offer flexible application deadlines and course start/end dates.


Application Deadlines

To be considered for admission, all application materials must be received by Graduate Admissions by the deadline date.

 FallSpringSummer
Priority Deadline July 15 November 11 April 15
Firm Deadline August 1 November 15 May 1

Applications received after the deadline will be considered for the following semester.


Parts of Term

Courses in the MBA Program are offered during the varying Parts of Term (POTs) listed below. Drop/Add periods, tuition payment deadlines, and withdrawal deadlines may differ, depending on an individual course's POT. 

  • POT 1 = Full semester
  • POT 2 = First half of semester
  • POT 3 = Second half of semester
  • POT 96 (summer only) = First half of semester
  • POT 90 (summer only) = Second half of semester

Dates are subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Calendar for official dates.

Fall 2022 | August 22 - December 10

 POT 1POT 2POT 3
Course Start/End 8/22-12/10 8/22-10/16 10/17-12/10
Drop/Add Period 8/22-8/28 8/22-8/28 10/17-10/23
Withdrawal Deadline 11/14 10/2 11/27

Observed Holidays

  • Labor Day: 9/5
  • Veteran's Day: 11/11
  • Thanksgiving Break: 11/24-11/25

Spring 2023 | January 9 - May 6

 POT 1POT 2POT 3
Course Start/End 1/9-5/6 1/9-3/3 3/6-5/6
Drop/Add Period 1/9-1/15 1/9-1/15 3/6-3/12
Withdrawal Deadline 4/10 2/19 4/23

Observed Holidays

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day: 1/16
  • Spring Break: 3/13-3/19