MBA Watch The Ultimate Business School Guide

Your Status for This School

Honor Roll
Members Accepted by Stanford
Most Active Stanford Commenters

2013/2014 ESSAY QUESTIONS

  1. What matters most to you, and why? (750-word limit suggested)
  2. What do you want to do--REALLY--and why Stanford? (450-word limit suggested)
  3. Answer one of the three questions below. Tell us not only what you did but also how you did it. What was the outcome? How did people respond? Only describe experiences that have occurred during the last three years. (400-word limit suggested):
    • Option A: Tell us about a time in the last three years when you built or developed a team whose performance exceeded expectations.
    • Option B: Tell us about a time in the last three years when you identified and pursued an opportunity to improve an organization.
    • Option C: Tell us about a time in the last three years when you went beyond what was defined or established.

Essay Tips - Articles

Essay Tips - Videos

  • Stanford GSB Essay Analysis 2013/2014 Season - Write Like an Expert

    by Dr. Shel Watts, MBA Admit, on August 13, 2013