The MBA application review process can often be seen as a mystery to candidates. Director of Admissions Erin Town explains what goes on behind the scenes, from the time that you click submit to the time you receive a decision. Watch other Full-time MBA application tips videos.
Written by: Jennifer Joe, Foster Undergraduate To start off, Morocco is one of the most beautiful countries out there. Each city has its own unique personality and even each building seems to maintain its own distinctive character. While I thoroughly enjoyed exploring these cities, my most memorable experience will be the one where I got... Read More
Jenny Durkan, Global Chair of the Cyber Law and Privacy Group at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan and former United States Attorney for the Western District of Washington, provided a thought-provoking keynote to cap “Business in the Age of Cyber Threats: A Forum on Cybersecurity” presented by the UW Foster School of Business and co-sponsored... Read More
Foster MBA students finance the MBA through a mix of scholarships, loans, and personal savings. Mēgan Lewis, Senior Associate Director of Admissions, talks about Foster scholarships, working while in the MBA, and considering cost when choosing an MBA program. Watch other Full-time MBA application tips videos.
Written by undergraduate student Eric Schroeder It’s now been a full two weeks since I was last in Australia. Having some time at home has allowed me to reflect on all the awesome adventures I got to go on, and how much I learned and grew as a person while abroad. Obviously the weather transition... Read More
John Jacobi’s (UW 1962) business start came at the Puget Sound Mutual Saving Bank where, after 10 years, he left as the head of the residential real estate mortgage department. Having known he wanted to have his own business, he purchased Windermere Real Estate in 1972. Philanthropy and family are staples of the business culture... Read More
Beyond the numbers, what is the admissions committee looking for? Erin Town, Director of Admissions, discusses how you can stand out from other candidates in a competitive applicant pool. Watch other Full-time MBA application tips videos.
We are proud to say that this year, the Global Executive MBA program welcomed three Indonesian recipients of the LPDP scholarship. LPDP (Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan) is a public service agency under the auspices of the Ministry of Finance for Indonesia – which manages the Education Endowment Fund. LPDP is a very competitive scholarship and is... Read More
Every fall the Center for Leadership and Strategic Thinking hosts a week-long intensive workshop for the incoming Fritzky Leadership Fellows. This year, cameras were there to capture the handpicked team of second-year MBAs as they prepared to become coaches to their first-year peers. Activities for the week included an improvisation class and a day of... Read More
Philip Bond, the Norman J. Metcalfe Endowed Professor in Finance at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has been named incoming co-editor of the Journal of Finance. He will begin his appointment at the premier academic journal in the discipline of finance in July 2016. Bond joined the Foster School Department of Finance... Read More