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GEMBA Admissions and Fees

The Global Executive MBA Program uses a self-managed online application process. You are responsible for completing and submitting all elements of the GEMBA application. Be sure to clearly communicate due dates to the appropriate parties to avoid any unnecessary delays in processing your application.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the GEMBA Program Office at 206-543-8560 or [email protected].

Application Deadlines

Applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early and take advantage of the November 15 early-admission deadline. By meeting this deadline applicants will be notified of their admission status by December 1.

The final application deadline is December 31 for international applicants, and February 1 for domestic applicants. By meeting this deadline applicants will then be notified by February 15.

Admission Notification

Admission decisions are conveyed within four to eight weeks of receiving your completed application packet.

All communication regarding the status of your application, including admission decisions, will be through e-mail. You must provide us with a valid/current e-mail or you will not be able to receive information about your application status.

Tuition and Fees

The total tuition for the 2019-2020 GEMBA program will be $90,000.

A $5,500 non-refundable deposit is due upon acceptance of your offer of admission. This deposit will be applied to your program tuition.

The remaining tuition is due by the start of the GEMBA Program in June.

Financial Aid

Applicants who are U.S. citizens, eligible noncitizens of the United States with a valid Social Security Number (SSN) and who are not in default on a prior federal student loan may apply for federal loans. Foreign residents may apply for a private MBA loan with a U.S. citizen co-signer.

  • Federal Direct Graduate PLUS
    Determined from FAFSA results.
    Maximum you can borrow: Up to cost of attendance (minus other aid).

View UW Student Loan Program Chart.

Connect with Us

To find out if the 12-month GEMBA program is right for you, contact:
April Sather
Associate Director
Michael G. Foster School of Business
[email protected]