Stanford GSB | Mr. Minority Champ
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Mr. Nonprofit Social Entrepreneur
GMAT 740, GPA 3.7
Chicago Booth | Ms. Start-Up Entrepreneur
GRE 318 current; 324 intended, GPA 3.4
Duke Fuqua | Ms. Health Care Executive
GMAT 690, GPA 3.3
MIT Sloan | Mr. Low GPA Over Achiever
GMAT 700, GPA 2.5
IU Kelley | Mr. Construction Manager
GRE 680, GPA 3.02
IU Kelley | Mr. Clinical Trial Ops
GMAT Waived, GPA 3.33
IU Kelley | Ms. Biracial Single Mommy
, GPA 2.5/3.67 Grad
Rice Jones | Mr. Simple Manufacturer
GRE 320, GPA 3.95
Harvard | Mr. Professional Boy Scout
GMAT 660, GPA 3.83
Stanford GSB | Ms. East Africa Specialist
GMAT 690, GPA 3.34
NYU Stern | Mr. Low Gmat
GMAT 690, GPA 73.45 % (No GPA in undergrad)
Chicago Booth | Mr. Finance Musician
GRE 330, GPA 3.6
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Hanging By A Thread
GMAT 710, GPA 3.8
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Wake Up & Grind
GMAT 700, GPA 3.5
Darden | Mr. Fintech Nerd
GMAT 740, GPA 7.7/10
Harvard | Mr. Improve Healthcare
GMAT 730, GPA 2.8
N U Singapore | Ms. Biomanager
GMAT 520, GPA 2.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. Indian Telecom ENG
GRE 340, GPA 3.56
Harvard | Mr. 1st Gen Brazilian LGBT
GMAT 720, GPA 3.2
USC Marshall | Mr. Ambitious
GRE 323, GPA 3.01
Harvard | Mr. Merchant Of Debt
GMAT 760, GPA 3.5 / 4.0 in Master 1 / 4.0 in Master 2
Tuck | Ms. Nigerian Footwear
GRE None, GPA 4.5
Stanford GSB | Mr. Low GPA To Stanford
GMAT 770, GPA 2.7
Berkeley Haas | Mr. 360 Consultant
GMAT 720, GPA 3.4
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Low GPA High GRE
GRE 325, GPA 3.2
Darden | Mr. Senior Energy Engineer
GMAT 710, GPA 2.5

2012-2013 Admission Deadlines For Top Business Schools

2012-2013 Application Deadlines

Finally. All of the top 20 business schools, as ranked by Poets&Quants, have now posted their 2012-2013 application deadlines.

Round 1 Deadlines

Harvard Business School

Deadline: Sept. 24

Notification: Dec. 12

Stanford GSB

Deadline: Oct. 3

Notification: Dec. 12

Chicago (Booth)

Deadline: Oct. 2, 2012

Notification: Dec. 19, 2012

Pennsylvania (Wharton)

Deadline: Oct. 1

Notification: Dec. 20

Columbia Business School

Deadline: Oct. 3

Notification: Rolling admissions

Northwestern (Kellogg)

Deadline: Oct. 16 (Off-campus interview must be scheduled by Sept. 19)

Notification: Dec. 17

Dartmouth (Tuck)

Deadline: Oct. 10 (early action)

Notification: Dec. 14

UC-Berkeley (Haas)

Deadline: Oct. 17

Notification: Jan. 10

MIT (Sloan)

Deadline: Oct. 24

Notification: Jan. 29

Duke (Fuqua)

Deadline: Sept. 19 (early action); Oct. 24 (round one)

Notification: Oct. 30 (early action) Jan. 8 (round one)

Virginia (Darden)

Deadline: Oct. 15

Notification: Dec. 19

Michigan (Ross)

Deadline: Oct. 10

Notification: Jan. 15

Cornell (Johnson)

Deadline: Oct. 17

Notification: Dec. 19

Yale

Deadline: Oct. 4

Notification: Dec. 13

New York (Stern)

Deadline: Nov. 15, 2012

Notification: Feb. 15, 2013

UCLA (Anderson)

Deadline: Oct. 24

Notification: Jan. 23

Carnegie Mellon

Deadline: Oct. 22

Notification: Dec. 19

UNC (Kenan-Flagler)

Deadline: Oct. 19 (early action)

Notification: Dec. 10

Texas-Austin (McCombs)

Deadline: Oct. 16

Notification: Dec. 14

Emory (Goizueta)

Deadline: Oct. 5

Notification: Nov. 28

About The Author

John A. Byrne is the founder and editor-in-chief of C-Change Media, publishers of Poets&Quants and four other higher education websites. He has authored or co-authored more than ten books, including two New York Times bestsellers. John is the former executive editor of Businessweek, editor-in-chief of Businessweek. com, editor-in-chief of Fast Company, and the creator of the first regularly published rankings of business schools. As the co-founder of CentreCourt MBA Festivals, he hopes to meet you at the next MBA event in-person or online.