At the Merage School, we seek highly motivated individuals who will excel in our team-based FEMBA program. Those we admit exhibit the highest potential for senior-level success, demonstrated leadership ability and a strong academic record.

Admissions Lunch

Join us to learn more about the FEMBA program.

Wednesday, February 22, 12:00pm Register Now!


Apply Now for Spring 2017

Start your MBA in Spring 2017! The accelerated program begins in late March. We are accepting applications through Friday, February 24th. View application information here or contact us with questions.


Schedule a Consultation Appointment

Admissions staff members are available for in-person, phone or Skype consultations. Send us your resume to schedule.



Visit the Campus, Attend an Event, Meet with Admissions Staff

The Fully Employed MBA (FEMBA) is a part-time program designed for working professionals and managers who seek to advance or re-direct their careers. Located in the heart of Orange County, we host many events to allow prospective MBA students to gain first-hand experience of the Merage School community. To register for any events, please visit the links below: 


February 2017 Schedule

Event Date Time Location
Admissions Lunch Wednesday, February 22nd 12:00pm - 1:00pm Paul Martin's, Irvine Spectrum
Experience Merage Tuesday, February 28th 6:30pm - 8:00pm UC Irvine campus

March 2017 Schedule

Event Date Time Location
Coffee Chat Friday, March 3rd 8:00am - 10:00am Panera Bread, Irvine
FEMBA Experience Webinar
Wednesday, March 15th 12:00pm - 1:00pm Online
Admissions Lunch Wednesday, March 22nd 12:00pm - 1:00pm Season's 52, La Jolla

Admissions Lunches & Coffee Chats

Join us on-the-road for lunch or coffee to learn more about the part-time MBA program at UC Irvine. These complimentary sessions provide prospective students with a brief overview of the program and ample time for Q&A. Coffee chat sessions are scheduled by appointment and your time is confirmed prior to the event. Contact Sonia Batra directly at 949.824.1303 to set up an appointment for a one-on-one consultation.

On-Campus Information Sessions

Join us for an on-campus information session where you learn more about the program and admissions process, meet members of the admissions team, and hear from a panel of current FEMBA students and alumni. The events normally last about 1.5 hours.

MBA Forums, Conferences & Community Events

Meet the Admissions team at various MBA events throughout Southern California. Prospective students who stop by our table will receive an application fee waiver. Events range from ones that open to the public to ones dedicated to the military to women-focused activities.

Evening Consultations available!

Admissions staff is available from 5pm-7pm by appointment. Send us your resume to assess fit for our FEMBA program. Consultations are available in 30-minute intervals, via phone or in-person, by appointment only.
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