The MBA Connection: Application Insights From the Directors

December 14th, 2021

12:00-2:00pm ET

Hear from our Admissions Directors to learn what they’re looking for in an MBA candidate and get insider tips on how to put together a seamless application and elevate your candidacy. After the directors’ panel, you can select school-specific breakout rooms for open Q&A with members of each schools’ AdCom.

Ask. Learn. Connect.



The MBA Connection

Seven of the world’s top MBA programs have come together to give you direct access to their community members and provide you with application strategies. Join us to connect with AdCom members from Berkeley Haas, Cornell SC Johnson, Duke Fuqua, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, UVA Darden, and the Yale School of Management.

Who should attend these events?

Join The MBA Connection’s series of curated events whether you are applying this year, next year, or still pondering the future. The series will explore topics important to MBA candidates, provide you with insider application advice, and give you direct access to our community members - from current students and alumni, to admissions committee members.

What is the format?

We’re keeping it simple. Each series event will include a live panel discussion as well as school-specific breakout rooms, giving you access to the community members of seven schools in two hours. If you aren’t able to join us live, you will receive a recording of the panel presentation and will be invited to join future events.

The MBA Connection Event Series

The MBA Connection: Application Tips Panel

August 11th at 12:00 – 2:00pm EDT

Admissions Officers provide tips for crafting competitive applications to top MBA programs. After the panel, join school-specific breakout rooms to learn more about each school’s process and meet their community members.

Past event.

The MBA Connection: Meet the Students

November 8th at 7:00 - 9:00 PM ET

Connect with current full-time MBA students from seven of the world’s top MBA programs.  Learn about the lived experience and what makes each program distinctive from the current students’ perspective.

Past event.

The MBA Connection: Application Insights from the Directors

December 14th at 12:00-2:00 PM ET

Hear from our Admissions Directors to learn what they’re looking for in an MBA candidate and get insider tips on how to put together a seamless application and elevate your candidacy. After the directors’ panel, you can select school-specific breakout rooms for open Q&A with members of each schools’ AdCom.   



Agenda

  • 12:00pm – 12:45pm ET: Visit the virtual auditorium to tune in to the live Directors Panel
  • 12:45pm – 2:00pm ET: Visit school booths and join school specific breakout rooms to speak to admissions officers

Frequently Asked Questions



Berkeley Haas, Cornell SC Johnson, UVA Darden School of Business, Duke’s Fuqua School of Business, Michigan Ross, NYU Stern, and the Yale School of Management.
No. Attendees will simply use the event URL and the email address they registered with to join the event live. All resources are accessible by clicking on links within a web page – no software downloads required. However, we highly recommend leveraging the most recent version of Zoom for the live group discussions with admissions officers.
Registered attendees will receive login information via email prior to the event.
No. Attendees will have the option to turn on their videos during Zoom meetings, but it is not required to participate.