This page contains links to some important resources you’ll need as an Evening MBA student in the Foster School.
The Evening MBA Current Student website provides a broad picture of degree requirements, policies, and procedures of the Evening MBA Program. More detailed information pertinent to specific MBA programs and class years is available in the MBA Student Handbook and the Elective Registration Handbook.
MBA Student Handbooks
Each incoming class of MBA students receives information about their MBA Student Handbook at orientation. Updated annually, the handbook provides detailed information on:
- Degree requirements for your MBA class
- UW and Foster School of Business policies and procedures
- Support services within the Foster School of Business and the larger UW community
Download the handbook for your class:
Consulting and Business Development Center Scholarship Opportunities
Foster MBA students can take advantage of financial support through the following the Business and Economic Development Center to make a difference with multicultural businesses while strengthening business skills and rounding out the Foster academic experience.
African American Heritage Endowed MBA Scholarship – This fund awards an annual scholarship to an African American student at the Foster School of Business. The scholarship recipient becomes a member of the Business and Economic Development Center where she/he works to support the growth of African American-owned businesses in Washington.
Ernest I.J. Aguilar Endowed MBA Scholarship – The first endowed scholarship for Latino MBA students in the nation, this scholarship is named after the founder of the Washington State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The scholarship recipients become members of the Business and Economic Development Center where they work to support the growth of Latino-owned businesses in Washington.
You may apply for these scholarships using the 2017-2018 MBA Scholarship Application.
Consulting and Business Development Center Scholarship Application Instructions
Step 1: Submit the FAFSA Form (see additional details above) before the UW priority deadline of January 15, 2017.
Step 2: Complete the online Scholarship Applications (links below) between March 1 and April 15, 2017. Applications submitted after this date will be considered for scholarships only if funds are still available.
- Ernest I.J. Aguilar Endowed Scholarship Application
- African American Heritage MBA Endowed Scholarship
If you have any questions regarding the scholarship process please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Notification of Scholarship Awards
The MBA Scholarship Committee begins awarding scholarships as soon as funds are available. Generally, initial awards are made by early June and continue until the start of classes in the fall. You will be notified by email once awards are made.
Scholarship recipients are required to write a thank-you note to the scholarship sponsor before the money is distributed to their student accounts.
Event Planning Resources
To assist you with your event planning and evaluation, here are some tools former students and the Program Office have created for your use.
Questions? Contact the MBA Program Office at 206-543-4661 or email@example.com.
Career Services Sponsored Travel
Unsponsored MBA students in the Evening, Full-time, and Global MBA programs are eligible to receive up to three reimbursements per year for travel to and from Foster School of Business Road Shows, the NSHMBA/NBMBAA career expos and other approved conferences, or Student-Led treks.
Each reimbursement will not exceed $300, and only qualified expenses will apply. Students must visit companies in geographic regions outside of Washington State, in which they are actively and seriously pursuing relocation post-graduation, in order to be eligible for reimbursement.
Career Management will reimburse students for the following travel expenses up to a total of $300 per trip. We do not reimburse students for hotel expenses, meals, rental cars, or other incidentals.
- Rail travel
- Mileage for trips not involving air or rail travel
Case Competition Travel
The MBA Program Office sponsors certain students who have been chosen to participate in select case competitions. We are currently redesigning our sponsorship program; the new policies and procedures will be posted in September. Contact Emily Warren with any questions.
Click here for instructions on how to use the Degree Audit Reporting System (DARS).