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Application Tips: Overview

Bruce DelMonico
Assistant Dean for Admissions

Hello from New Haven and the Yale School of Management. My name is Bruce DelMonico, Assistant Dean for Admissions. I lead the Admissions Office for the Full-time MBA program. Thank you for choosing to apply to Yale SOM.  Our team has put a lot of thought into the application – in what to ask, and how.  I hope you’ll find the application direct and straightforward, while also providing opportunities for you to shine as an individual.  We’re excited to provide brief video clips, like this one, throughout the application to help guide you along the way.

Before you begin the application, I would like to emphasize that our Admissions Committee will take a holistic approach to reviewing your candidacy.  Putting your best self forward means being genuine, thoughtful and thorough.  We consider your full application in an effort to assess your leadership potential and your ability to contribute to our mission-driven community.  I encourage you to use this application as an exercise in self-reflection, the first step in your MBA journey of personal and professional growth. 

Should you have any questions that we haven’t answered, you can find our office’s email address and phone number in the first paragraph of the instructions, along with a link to our FAQs page.

We wish you the best of luck.