Meet Jillian Goodreau. She is twice an alumna of the Foster School of Business. She earned her BABA in 2011 and Master of Professional Accounting (MPAcc) in 2012. Jillian also earned a Certificate of International Studies in Business (Spanish Track) from the Foster School as part of her undergraduate degree. Jillian shared with us how... Read More
Admission interviews are an important part of our application review process. Learn more about what to expect and how to prepare for Foster MBA interviews from our Director of Admissions, Erin Town. Watch other Full-time MBA application tips videos.
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
Today we have a guest article from Peter Kazarian, Class of 2016! You may remember Peter from his story about his amazing experience at the MBA Study Tour to Japan last spring. In October, Peter organized and led the annual Foster Technology Club’s Bay Area Tech Trek, a student-run event that takes Foster MBA students... 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.