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.

Online Webinar

Obtain financial aid and application tips from the FEMBA admissions team.

Tuesday, April 28th, 12pm-1pm. RSVP now!


Apply Now for Fall 2015

Next Deadline: June 1, 2015. The program begins in late September. View application information here.


Watch FEMBA Perspectives Video!


Schedule a Consultation Appointment

Admissions staff members are available from for in-person, phone or Skype consultations.

Contact Us 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: 



April 2015 Schedule


Event Date Time Location
Admissions Lunch Thursday, April 9th 12:00pm - 1:00pm True Food Kitchen, Newport Beach


Spring Open House

Saturday, April 18th 10:00am - 1:30pm UC Irvine campus

Individual Consultations

Saturday, April 18th

1:45pm - 3:00pm,

by appointment

UC Irvine campus

Admissions Lunch Wednesday, April 22nd 12:00pm - 1:00pm El Segundo

Financial Aid and

Application Tips Webinar

Tuesday, April 28th 12:00pm-1:00pm Online Webinar

 May 2015 Schedule

Event Date Time Location

Coffee Chat & Consults

Friday, May 1st 8:00am - 10:00am Panera Bread, Newport Beach

Admissions Lunch

Tuesday, May 12th 11:45am - 12:45pm Karl Strauss, Sorrento Mesa

Admissions Lunch

Thursday, May 14th

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Rock Bottom Brewery, Long Beach

Information Session Tuesday, May 19th 6:30pm - 8:00pm UC Irvine campus

Financial Aid and

Application Tips Webinar

Tuesday, May 26th 12:00pm-1:00pm Online Webinar

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.


Other opportunities to meet with us by request include:

Evening Consultations available!

Admissions staff is available from 5pm-7pm by appointment. Consultations are available in 30-minute intervals, via phone or in-person, by appointment only.
contact us directly


Visit a FEMBA Class

Join us for three to four hours as you experience a Merage School FEMBA class.  You will be paired with a current student who will guide you through your experience.  Prospective students who have already attended an information session, started an application or worked with admissions staff, may
request a class visit.