Starting at Stanford

It all starts
with you
at Stanford
Pursuing an MBA is a big decision. A decision to dive in, dig deep, and see what you’re truly capable of. A decision to become a leader. The Stanford MBA Program is designed to educate, to challenge, to help you discover and achieve your goals. But success truly starts with you.
Our MBA program is rigorous, that’s true. The curriculum is built to challenge and to strengthen you, sharpening your management instincts and interpersonal skills. You’ll study, you’ll find inspiration, you’ll practice, you’ll explore. And you won’t be alone — Stanford culture encourages support. Faculty, classmates, and alumni are here to help you succeed. You’ll all work together to grow and change for the better.
Your time at Stanford will change you. You’ll emerge a stronger leader and problem solver. Coming to Stanford for an MBA will help you:
Scroll down to start your journey
But first, let’s get you here

This site will help you learn more about what the Stanford MBA Program requires of you, and what it’s like to go through it. The Dashboard tool will help you keep important and useful information for the admissions process at your fingertips.

Every journey to Stanford is unique, and your personal dashboard reflects that. Based on your answers to the MyStanford MBA Quiz, your dashboard will help you stay aware of interesting informational events, explore MBA program courses, and see what students are up to on campus, as well as keep track of where you are in the application process.

MyStanford MBA Dashboard
Your Stanford journey starts here
MyStanford MBA Quiz

No grades yet, we promise.

This short quiz will tell us more about you, why you want an MBA, and what you are looking for from Stanford.

Your answers will help us provide information about the Stanford MBA Program most relevant and interesting to you. If your needs change, you can always update your answers to keep your dashboard current.

The Quiz begins at the end of this introductory experience, but you can get to it at any time through the main menu.

Let’s make it happen
Financial aid

We believe in accessible and attainable higher education. Your financial situation should not preclude you from applying. If accepted, our financial aid office will work with you to find applicable funding opportunities, including fellowships and loans.