University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Apply for Admission: Graduate School of Business

Applying to the Graduate School of Business is as easy as 1 . . . 2 . . . 3 . . . 4!

Currently accepting applications for ALL terms through Fall 2019.

Applications for 2020 will open by July 15, 2019.


Step 1Step 1 of Application

Apply Online

  • Fill out the online application form in one sitting. Apply early! Supporting documents can only be submitted after the application form has processed.
  • Pay the $60 non-refundable application fee online. 
  • Watch for an email confirming your application form was received.

Step 2Application Step 2

Activate Account & Upload Documents

  • Within 1-2 business days, you will receive email instructions on how to activate your university email account and access your Applicant Center.
  • Log into your Applicant Center to view and upload the required documents needed to complete your application.
If you need to upload additional or replacement documents, please contact GSB directly for help: or 479-575-2851

Step 3Application Step 3


  • Click on "Request Letters of Recommendation" in your Applicant Center to input the names and email addresses of your recommenders.
  • They will immediately receive an email with instructions on how to upload their letter.

Please Note: If the recommender has any difficulties, please have them use a different browser or clear their cache.


Step 4Application Step 4

Track Progress

  • Track your application progress online in your Applicant Center.
  • Contact GSB with any questions or concerns.

We are here to help! or 479-575-2851



If you are a current U of A student applying for a graduate program and you do not see your applicant center within your UA Connect student center, please try clearing your cache and logging back into your UA Connect.


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