MBA Admissions Blog

Round 1 Update

As the leaves change color in Philadelphia, the Admissions Team continues to hunker down and read through your Round 1 applications. We have thoroughly enjoyed learning more about each of you through your personal stories and experiences. With November quickly approaching, we wanted toRead More

Posted on October 22, 2014Jillian Seguin Posted in: From the Admissions Committee, General Admissions

Opportunities to Visit Wharton

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As you are wrapping up your Round 1 applications, we wanted to highlight that our campus visit program will start up again on Monday, September, 29th. The visit program takes place on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays throughout the academic year,Read More

Posted on September 23, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: General Admissions, In & Around Campus

Wrapping Up Summer Travel

Preparing for the Experience Wharton event in San Francisco

Now that we are mid-way through September, the Class of 2016 has officially started to settle in to life at Wharton. The past few weeks have been busy on campus between Pre-Term events, Convocation and ramping up for another academicRead More

Posted on September 12, 2014Jillian Seguin Posted in: From the Admissions Committee, General Admissions

Highlights from Penn’s JD/MBA Program

Speaking to a group of JD/MBA alumni at the Penn Club earlier this month.

It’s been a busy summer for the JD/MBA Program here at Penn. While the majority of Penn Law and Wharton MBA students spent the past few months working at their summer internships, our rising 2L JD/MBAs were busy in theRead More

Posted on August 15, 2014MBA Admissions Tagged with: ,
Posted in: General Admissions, In & Around Campus

A New Cycle, A New Academic Year

Maryellen Lamb, Wharton Deputy Vice Dean

And so it begins! The 2014-15 application is now live! As mentioned in previous posts, we have streamlined the application process and made some key changes to the application itself. If you are a first time applicant or reapplicant, know that theRead More

Posted on August 1, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: From the Deputy Vice Dean, General Admissions

Around the Globe

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Planning is well underway and excitement is building as we prepare for the Class of 2016’s arrival for Pre-Term in August! The MBA Admissions team is in full recruitment mode for the Class of 2017 and we have enjoyed meetingRead More

Posted on July 10, 2014MBA Admissions Tagged with:
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Holiday Office Closing

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The Office of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid will be closed starting at 2:00 pm on Thursday, July 3rd through 8:30 am on Monday, July 7th in honor of Independence Day. Please contact us at mba-admiss@wharton.upenn.edu should any questions arise duringRead More

Posted on July 2, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: General Admissions

Summer Travel Continues

Vice Dean of External Affairs, Sam Lundquist, helping us recruit for the Class of 2038

A quiet week on campus is always a sign that travel season has begun and the Admissions team is scattered around the world. The Wharton Global Forum Beijing was held last week, bringing together faculty, staff, students, alumni and industryRead More

Posted on June 18, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: General Admissions

Streamlining the Application Process – Some Changes for 2014-15

Maryellen Lamb, Wharton Deputy Vice Dean

Summer at Wharton has officially begun. With the close of another academic year and the Class of 2014 transitioning to the role of alumni, the Admissions Team is preparing to hit the road again. We will be meeting with prospectiveRead More

Posted on June 2, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: From the Deputy Vice Dean, General Admissions

On the Road Again…

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Congratulations, again, to the MBA Class of 2014! It has been exciting to see all of the photos that have hit Facebook, Flickr, and Twitter over the past couple of weeks, and we wish you well as you embark uponRead More

Posted on May 27, 2014MBA Admissions Posted in: From the Admissions Committee, General Admissions
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