Welcome to the Class of 2021!

Wildcat in Residence Launch Program

The Eller Evening MBA team has compiled this information to prepare you for the upcoming mandatory launch and the start of your MBA journey. 

Learn more by clicking a link below or scrolling down to all information:

Launch Schedules

Launch Checklists

Tucson Checklist

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Phoenix Checklist

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Next Steps

Your letter from the UA Graduate College contains your Student ID and Pin 

Create your NetID and Password using the instructions in the UA Graduate College letter.

In order for you to be able to take advantage of the earliest and best opportunities, it's best practice to have your résumé updated prior to your arrival on campus, ideally by July 1st.

Complete the survey with information for your business cards, dietary restrictions, and other important information. 

Join to stay connected with classmates and colleagues, and answers to questions from Team MBA.

GroupMe is a private chat room for your cohort. Download the app to your phone, tablet or computer and stay connected during launch.

  • Phoenix GroupMe
  • Tucson GroupMe 

Email Cori Rodriguez the signed forms. Be sure to download a copy for records.

Mark your calendar for these required components of your MBA program:

  • Tucson Launch: August 8-10, 2019
  • Phoenix Launch: August 15-17, 2019
  • Global Business Experience, April 24 - May 2, 2021,

A detailed program calendar with class schedules and other important dates will be distributed prior to Launch.

  •  Financial Aid (FAFSA): Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and send to UA for consideration.
  • Driver Registration: Once you have created your NetID and Password, you can register as a UA Driver. Click the link to get to Risk Management and select Driver Registration under the right hand Quick Links.


Check your email for information about:

  • Important Progam Dates
  • Career Management
  • Launch Details
  • Class Prep and Course Materials
  • Financial Aid and Campus Resources
  • Maps

Evening MBA Schedule

Professional MBA Student Association (PMBASA)

You are encouraged to become a student leader within the MBA program!

During Launch, you'll meet current representatives of the Professional MBA Student Association (PMBASA). Serving on the PMBASA provides leadership and collaborative involvement opportunities with fellow student representatives within and across cohorts, as well as with Eller staff, alumni, and community organizations. 

This a student-run club's mission is to communicate, foster, and empower unity through the development of professional skills and the promotion of student relationships. Association representatives are nominated from each active Evening MBA, Executive MBA and Online MBA program, and with involvement from Eller MBA Administration.


• Fostering communication between the students, staff, and administration

• Voicing collective ideas and putting these ideas into action

• Promoting career and professional development opportunities

• Cultivating student involvement

• Celebrating the achievements of our diverse student body

• Building school spirit

Nominate yourself or a fellow 2021 cohort member to serve on the Professional MBA student association.

For questions regarding the association, contact PMBASA President Derrick Hyatt, '19 via email or call/text 520-603-3660.