Application Steps

Baccalaureate degree holders with both business and non-business majors may apply for either the full-time or part-time program. (International applicants whom require a student visa, please see International Application webpage for additional application steps.) Applicants must submit all of the following to the Woodbury School of Business before they will be considered for admission:

  1. Complete the application online.
  2. Remit a nonrefundable $45 application fee.
  3. Forward all official university transcripts.
  4. Respond to the two admission essay questions.

    Please write concise and detailed responses to the following questions. (Limit the response to 500 words one page per question.)
    1. How does completing an MBA relate to your career and life goals?
    2. Your application presents ample information about you to the admissions committee. What would you like the committee to know about you that is not reflected elsewhere in your application materials?
  5. Submit a current resume that includes educational background and professional work experience.
  6. Provide three letters of recommendation. Applicants have two options for submitting letters of recommendation:
    1. You can ask your recommenders to write a traditional letter of recommendation and submit it by mail or email.
    2. You can ask your recommenders to fill out an electronic letter of recommendation form. You will be asked to submit their name and email address when you are filling out the online application. After you submit your application for admission, emails will be sent to recommenders directing them to a website where they may fill out an electronic evaluation form.
  7. Send official GMAT test scores. GMAT registration is available at

    * Submit TOEFL scores with a minimum score of 79 for the Internet-based test. This is only for applicants for whom English is a second language and who have not earned a degree in the U.S.

    The first priority application deadline for fall 2014 is February 1, 2014 and the second priority application deadline is April 1, 2014. Any applications received after April 1 will be accepted on applications on as needed rolling admission basis.
Submit Your Application Materials


Electronically to:
Mail to:

Utah Valley University
Woodbury School of Business
Graduate Studies, MS 146
800 West University Parkway
Orem, UT 84058-5999

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us about the application process:

Graduate Assistantship Application

Available to students admitted to Full-time Accelerated program. Once a prospective student has been admitted into the MBA program, they will receive additional information directing them to this link to complete the Graduate Assistantship Application.

Click on the link below and save to your computer prior to entering any data on the form. Data will be lost if it is entered and then saved to your computer and you will have to re-enter the information.

Graduate Assistantship Application

Priority consideration will be given to students who apply and are admitted prior to December 31st.