• All applications for the full-time MBA are due by 12:00 p.m. EST (noon) on the deadline day.

    Round 1 Round 2 Round 3
    Deadline 05 Oct. 2017 09 Jan. 2018 03 Apr. 2018
    Interviews November February April
    Decisions 13 Dec. 2017 21 Mar. 2018 10 May 2018
    1st Deposit 19 Feb. 2018 30 Apr. 2018
    2nd Deposit 01 Jun. 2018 01 Jun. 2018 01 Jun. 2018

    Consortium for Graduate Study in Management

    If you plan to apply through The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, your application deadlines will be as follows:

    • Round 1: Sunday 15 October 2017 — 11:59 p.m. ET
    • Round 2: Friday 05 January 2018 — 11:59 p.m. ET

    Other than the application deadlines, the timeline for Consortium applicants will follow the same dates as other applicants. NOTE: The Consortium only has 2 application deadlines.

    Important Notes:

    • Interview notification can take place at any time up until the decision release date for the deadline in which you have applied.
    • Both deposits are non-refundable, but will be applied to your tuition account as credit when you enroll.
    • If you are interested in the MBA/Master of Science in Data Science dual degree (MBA/MSDS), you will need to apply to Darden first, then fill out a supplemental application to the University of Virginia Data Science Institute. For more details, please view our dual degrees page.

    Admitted Student Events

    If you are offered admission, there will be several admitted student events that you can attend throughout the late winter and spring, including regional events around the country, and events in Charlottesville.