Department of Graduate and Professional Programs

The Executive MBA Application Process

Welcome to the EMBA application process. In order to successfully complete your application, you must follow steps one through nine listed below. Each step has a link that gives helpful information you will need to know during the application process so please read carefully. Click on step one to begin the process.

  • 1st Step: Submit your application online at

    Get Started with Step 1! Visit and apply. You can view all of our requirements and connect to the application site at

  • 2nd Step: You will receive your first confirmation email from UH Admissions

    You will receive an automatic email from University of Houston main admission office. You will receive your PSID (PeopleSoft ID). This seven digit number is your student ID, please make sure you know it as it will be used for all UH transactions. The PSID number is also your User ID for the PeopleSoft System where you will handle all student business like check your financial aid, view your bill and grades, pay your bill, and sign up for parking. If you don’t have your PeopleSoft ID, please visit

  • 3rd Step: You will receive your second confirmation email from your Bauer EMBA Admissions representative

    (VERY IMPORTANT) Email comes from our EMBA Admissions department confirming we have received your application. This email will have important information regarding your application and admissions processing. It is received within 2 weeks after you have submitted your application online. You will be assigned to your admissions representative and your file will be created.

    Who is your admissions representative:

  • 4th Step: Submit documents

    If you would like to submit supporting documents in person, please turn them in at the front desk of office 330, Melcher Hall – Bauer College (you do not need to meet with your admissions representative to submit your documents). We STRONGLY recommend that you turn in or submit ALL your required documents together. All applicants should submit their documents online. Transcripts must be original and unopened and mailed. Letters of Recommendation are available online at the above website, but must be emailed to directly from the recommender.

    Original transcripts (domestic and international) may be mailed to:

    EMBA Admission’s Office
    334 Melcher Hall, room 330
    Houston, TX 77204
  • 5th Step:Our office will contact you bi-weekly with updates on your application, or email your admission representative

    1. Your admission representative will contact you bi-weekly with a status on your application.
    2. You may contact your admission representative for a status update through email only. Please include your full name, PSID and birthday. If you do not have your ID number, please include your full name and date of birth. For security purposes, do NOT include your social security number.
    3. Please allow 24 to 48 hours for a response to your email. Each applicant is responsible to verify that their application documents have been received by checking their PeopleSoft account or communicating with their admissions representative.

    A reminder email will be sent two weeks before international deadline if your file is incomplete. Another reminder email will be sent two weeks before domestic deadline if your file is incomplete. Once the deadlines have past you will receive an email regarding "admissions has closed". At that time you will be able to defer your application, if this is your first time applying. You have one year to defer your application without having to reapply.

    (Deadlines) Please remember to send all your supporting documents before the deadlines. We do not accept documents after the deadlines.


    April 1st – International Deadline
    June 1st – Domestic Deadline ONLY

  • 6th Step: An email is sent once your application is completed.

    Once your application is completed you will receive an email from your admissions representative.

  • 7th Step: Admission interview.

    If your file is approved, you will be contacted to set up an admission interview.

  • 8th Step: Acceptance email will contain electronic acceptance packet & link to complete final step to ensure admission.

    If you are accepted; you will receive an email that will contain a very important form you need to complete, along with further instructions on how to secure your seat in the program.  Please note that seats in the program are first come, first serve.

    The decision letters are sent to the address listed on your application. It is very important to contact your admissions representative if you have moved since you submitted your application and have an address change. If you do not receive a decision letter after 2 weeks of your interview, please contact your admissions representative.

  • 9th step: You will receive orientation information from our office by the month of July.

    Information regarding EMBA Orientation will be sent out by the month of July.