Application Tips

We know launching the MBA application process can feel daunting at first. That's why we created our Application Bootcamp.

A complete set of online tips and tools, Application Bootcamp helps you submit your best possible Berkeley Haas application—in 8 simple steps.

You'll find more wisdom in the videos below, as the Berkeley Haas Full-time Admissions team offers up tips and advice for completing each section of the application, including:

Video: Berkeley Haas Application Overview

Executive Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, Morgan Bernstein, offers her advice for approaching the Berkeley Haas application, based on her own personal experience, as well as applicants' commonly asked questions.  

Video: How We Think About Your Academic Aptitude

Brooke Baranzano, Assistant Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, shares how we assess academic aptitude when reviewing applicants for admissions.  

Video: Professional Experience Application Tips

Hear from Assistant Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, Candace Gonzales Tumey, as she shares what we look for when reviewing your professional experience.

Video: Tips for Writing Your Essays

Hear from Executive Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, Morgan Bernstein, as she shares her advice for the Berkeley Haas application essays.

Video: Six-Word Story Essay Tips

Assistant Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, Talin Abrahamian, offers a few tips for crafting your six-word story. 

Video: Extracurricular Supplement Tips

Senior Associate Director of Full-time Admissions, Cindy Jennings Millette, shares how we look at, and evaluate, extracurricular and community involvement.

Video: Letters of Recommendation Tips

Hear from Assistant Director of Full-time MBA Admissions, Talin Abrahamian, as she shares what we look for when reviewing your letters of recommendation.

Video: Tips for Interviewing

Cindy Jennings Millette, Senior Associate Director of Full-time MBA Admissions offers tips for the interview process and shares how interviews fit within the application process.