Our graduates are hired by some of the most interesting and powerful companies. Like them, you share a passion for numbers and a desire to break ground in the financial sector. And, for you as for them, the journey begins here.

Meet us in person or online

We invite you to attend our on-campus information sessions and information sessions in other cities, schedule a graduate campus tour of UCLA, or, arrange an MFE class visit. Admissions staff are also available to meet you online through various graduate student Webinars.

2015 Class Profile

Application Deadlines

The application period for the Class of 2016, which begins November 2015, is divided into three rounds/deadlines:

Application Completed By
Decision Released By

January 31, 2015

March 31, 2015


March 31, 2015

May 31, 2015


May 31, 2015

June 30, 2015

Fees & Financing

Non-Refundable Application Fee: $200
Non-Refundable Admission Enrollment Deposit: $2,000
MFE Program Fees* $57,268*

*Fees are subject to change on an annual basis. These fees reflect the amounts for Fall 2014. Fall 2015 fees have not yet been established. Each Spring, the university sets the fee rates for the upcoming academic year.

Government Loans

Low cost government Stafford and Grad Plus loans are available to US Citizens and Permanent Residents. Stafford loans are available up to $20,500 per year, and Grad Plus and private loans are available for amounts in excess of $20,500. For more information and to apply for government student loans, please go to (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). The school code for UCLA is 001315. International students may be eligible for private loans.

Private Loans for International Students

Discover Custom Graduate Loan
Discover has designed a private student loan for business students enrolled in the MFE Program at the UCLA Anderson School of Management who are unable to qualify for a standard Discover Student Loan  or Federal Direct Loan. Learn more about Discover Custom Graduate Loans.

ELFCU International Graduate Student Loan
If you are an F-1 or J-1 visa student seeking financial aid, UCLA Anderson has partnered with ELFCU to offer an international graduate student loan. For details please visit the website at If you are interested contact Deb Mincey, Director of Financial Aid, to process your application.