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Applications for Fall Semester 2015

Applications for fall semester 2015 may be submitted after September 1, 2014.  Applicants are encouraged to apply early.  

Application Deadlines for Fall 2015 Date
Early Action #1 December 15, 2014
Early Action #2 February 1, 2015
Early Action #3 March 15, 2015
Application Deadline May 1, 2015

Applicants are encouraged to apply within the Early Action dates. Early Action applicants receive full consideration for admission and merit-based scholarships awards. An early application also ensures early notification of our admission and scholarship decisions, and promotes a smooth transition to your MBA experience.

A special opportunity is available to applicants who complete their application by the Early Action 2 deadline. Early Action 1 and 2 applicants who are admitted to the Willamette MBA program will be invited to a special invitation-only "Dinner with the Dean" scheduled for our Winter Preview Day.

Applicants who complete their application between March 15th and May 1st will receive full consideration for admission. However, merit-based scholarship and graduate assistantship awards will be awarded on a funds available basis for qualified applicants.

Mailed documents should be addressed to:

Judy O'Neill
Associate Dean and Director of Admission
Atkinson Graduate School of Management
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem, OR 97301 USA

Application Documents Cannot Be Returned

All application materials and documents submitted as part of the application process become the property of the Willamette University MBA program and cannot be returned.

Willamette University Diversity Statement

Willamette University is a diverse community that provides equal opportunity in employment, activities, and its academic programs. The University shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, veteran status, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or status with regard to pregnancy, disability or age. Willamette is firmly committed to adhere to the letter and spirit of all federal and state equal opportunity and civil rights laws, including but not limited to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA), the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, and their implementing regulations.

Willamette University complies with the Student-Right-to-Know Act, the Campus Security Act and Clery Act, the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA), and the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). For information on who to contact with questions regarding the University’s compliance with these laws, contact the Office of Human Resources, Willamette University, 900 State Street, Salem, OR 97301, 503-370-6210.

Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act

Willamette University's (including the Atkinson Graduate School of Management) annual security report is now available.  This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the school. The policy statements address the school’s policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security, for example, policies for responding to emergency situations and sexual offenses. Three years’ worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the school and on public property within or immediately adjacent to the campus. This report is available online.  You may also request a paper copy from the Willamette University Office of Campus Safety.

For more information on safety, student right-to-know and equal opportunity on campus, please visit our compliance page.

Waiver of $100 Application Fee

Willamette University will waive the $100 application fee if you submit your application online.

A PDF copy of the application is available. The PDF copy requires the $100 application fee.

Contact Us With Your Questions

Applicants are always welcome to communicate with our admission staff. We are here to help you explore Willamette University's MBA programs and answer your questions. Email mba-admission@willamette.edu or call 503-370-6167 (toll free in the U.S. 866-MBA-AGSM).