We are excited to share an advance look at the Tuck application essays! The application for the 2023–2024 season will open soon, but we wanted to share the updated essay questions and Important Dates for the Class of 2026 with you now. Be sure to look for our upcoming Admissions Insights blog on the essays for advice and guidance on what we are looking for in each of our essay prompts.
All applicants must respond to the following essay prompts:
All reapplicants must respond to an additional essay prompt:
How have you strengthened your candidacy since you last applied? Please reflect on how you have grown personally and professionally. (300 words)
The following essay prompt is optional:
Please provide any additional insight or information that you have not addressed elsewhere (e.g., atypical choice of references, factors affecting academic performance, unexplained job gaps or changes). Complete this question only if you feel your candidacy is not fully represented by this application. (300 words)
The MBA application process is an opportunity to reflect on your experiences, your future plans, and your motivations. Just as you learn about us in the coming months, we can't wait to learn about you!