University of Texas - McCombs

Essay Questions for 2019-2020 / Class of 2022

2019-2020 UT Austin / McCombs MBA Deadlines

Round 1
Application Deadline: October 8, 2019
Decision Notification: December 17, 2019

Round 2
Application Deadline: January 7, 2020
Decision Notification: March 26, 2020

Round 3
Application Deadline: March 31, 2020
Decision Notification: May 7, 2020

Applications are due no later than 11:59 p.m. CST the day of the deadline.


2019-2020 UT Austin / McCombs MBA Essay Questions

Please complete both essays below, as well as the optional statement if you would like to provide any further information regarding your application.

1. We will learn a lot about your professional background through your resume and letter of recommendation, but we want to get to know you further. Please introduce yourself. Select only one communication method for your response.

a. Write an essay (250 words)

b. Share a video introduction (one minute in length)

2. Picture yourself at graduation. Describe how you spent your time as a Texas McCombs MBA to achieve your personal and professional goals. (500 words)

Optional Statement: Please provide any additional information you believe is important or address any areas of concern that you believe will be beneficial to MBA Admissions in considering your application. (e.g. gaps in work experience, choice of recommender, academic performance, or   extenuating personal circumstances) (250 words) 

Visit the McCombs admissions website for more application information.

Disclaimer: the information provided on this page is for reference only. Applicants are strongly advised to visit the admissions website link provided above to confirm essay prompts, deadlines, and other application information.