Accept Your Offer

Have you been offered admission to the iMBA degree program?  If so, follow these next steps.

You’ve Been Admitted

You have received your letter from the iMBA Program indicating that we have referred you for admission as a degree-seeking student.

You Received Your Notice of Admission

You have now received an email with your official Notice of Admission (NOA) from Illinois Graduate Admissions with the subject line, “Illinois Admission Decision.”

It’s Time to Make Your Decision

It’s now time to decide if you’ll join us as a degree-seeking student through the Graduate College Application Portal. Here are your choices:

  • Accept Your Offer — this will secure your spot in the iMBA program.  After you accept your offer, you will be prompted to pay the non-refundable enrollment deposit of $250.  This deposit is applied toward your Illinois tuition during your first semester in the iMBA program.  You will also receive information from Student Services with onboarding information.
  • Defer Your Acceptance — you have the option to defer your admission for up to 1 calendar year.  This will require a $1000 deposit to hold your spot in the program.  This deposit will be applied toward your Illinois tuition during your first semester in the iMBA program.
  • Decline Your Offer — if you have chosen you no longer want to join our program, you have the option to decline your offer.  Please note that if you have already paid your enrollment deposit, it is not refundable.

Pay Your Deposit

A $250 non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot in the program.  After you accept your offer, please make sure you pay this deposit right away through the Graduate College Application Portal.

Onboarding

Now that you have accepted your offer of admission, take a look at the New Student Checklist and you can get started with onboarding into the program.  We are thrilled you will be joining us!

You’ve been admitted:

You have received your letter from the iMBA Program indicating that we have referred you for admission as a degree-seeking student.

You received your notice of admission:

You have now received an email with your official Notice of Admission (NOA) from Illinois Graduate Admissions with the subject line, “Illinois Admission Decision.”

It’s time to make a decision:

It’s now time to decide if you’ll join us as a degree-seeking student through the Graduate College Application Portal. Here are your choices:

  • Accept Your Offer — this will secure your spot in the iMBA program.  After you accept your offer, you will be prompted to pay the non-refundable enrollment deposit of $250.  This deposit is applied toward your Illinois tuition during your first semester in the iMBA program.  You will also receive information from Student Services with onboarding information.
  • Defer Your Acceptance — you have the option to defer your admission for up to 1 calendar year.  This will require a $1000 deposit to hold your spot in the program.  This deposit will be applied toward your Illinois tuition during your first semester in the iMBA program.
  • Decline Your Offer — if you have chosen you no longer want to join our program, you have the option to decline your offer.  Please note that if you have already paid your enrollment deposit, it is not refundable.