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Center for Professional Development
63 South Main Street, 2nd Floor
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
(603) 646-2215
Fax: (603) 646-1360
E-mail: Center for Professional Development
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Application Timeline

SPRING (in the year you are applying)

  • Conduct research on business schools.
  • Talk to professors and other mentors about your interests.
  • Study for and schedule a date to take the required admission test.
  • Open an Interfolio credentials account
  • Select letter of recommendation writers.


  • Request application forms and brochures from business schools.
  • Research, visit, and select business schools (note application deadlines).
  • Prepare several versions of a statement of purpose and/or personal statement.
  • Check-in with letter of recommendation writers on progress.


  • Study for and take the required admission test if necessary
  • Attend Center for Professional Development workshops.
  • Compose personal statements or essays for each institution.
  • Revise your resume and submit with supplemental information.
  • Complete and submit your applications and all supporting materials four to six weeks prior to stated deadlines.


  • Confirm that your application file is complete, including letters of recommendation.
  • File your financial aid applications.


  • Pay deposit by deadline.

Last Updated: 10/9/13