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Admissions Events

The MBA Admissions Office offers many ways to learn about the full-time MBA program. MBA Admissions events include receptions, fairs, forums, webinars and online chats. The most common event types are described below.

September 2014


  • September 3

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE, 900 West Olympic Boulevard

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Associate Director of Admissions, Shandra Jones, will be in attendance at this event.

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  • September 4

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Hilton San Francisco Union Square, 333 O'Farrell Street

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Associate Director of Admissions, Shandra Jones, will be in attendance at this event.

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  • September 8

    Forte Forum - Chicago

    Chicago, IL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chicago, IL
    Location:
    Chicago Booth-Gleacher Center, 450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive

    Join us at this Forte Forum event hosted by the Forte Foundation. This multi-school event is relevant to all women interested in learning more about business school and the value of an MBA degree. The event format includes an MBA fair as well as panel sessions.

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  • September 9

    Forte Forum - New York City

    New York City, NY

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York City, NY
    Location:
    Citigroup, 388 Greenwich Street

    Join us at this Forte Forum event hosted by the Forte Foundation. This multi-school event is relevant to all women interested in learning more about business school and the value of an MBA degree. The event format includes an MBA fair as well as panel sessions.

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  • September 9

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Chicago, IL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chicago, IL
    Location:
    Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 North Michigan Avenue

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

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  • September 10

    Forte Forum - New York City

    New York City, NY

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York City, NY
    Location:
    Citigroup, 388 Greenwich Street

    Join us at this Forte Forum event hosted by the Forte Foundation. This multi-school event is relevant to all women interested in learning more about business school and the value of an MBA degree. The event format includes an MBA fair as well as panel sessions.

    More
  • September 11

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    New York, NY

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    Credit Suisse, One Madison Avenue

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Associate Director of Admission, Shandra Jones, will be in attendance at this event.

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  • September 12

    Open House & Interview Day

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    Register below to attend our September Open House & Interview Day! The afternoon (12:00PM - 5:00PM) will include presentations from full-time MBA admissions, career management and the student services office. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the full-time MBA program and to complete your admissions interview.

    The morning (8:00AM - 11:30AM) is reserved for optional admissions interviews. YOU CANNOT SCHEDULE YOUR INTERVIEW USING THE ONLINE INTERVIEW SCHEDULER FOR THIS EVENT. Interview slots are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis, based on the time you register for the event. In order to be considered for an interview, you must create an application, upload your resume to our online application portal and pay the application fee. Once you have registered and have completed the requirements above, you may be assigned an interview slot. Your interview details will be emailed to you once it has been assigned.

    REGISTER
  • September 13

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Houston, TX

    Time: 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    City:
    Houston, TX
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency Houston, 1200 Louisiana Street

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Director of UNC Kenan-Flagler's BSBA program, Lawrence Mur'ray, will be in attendance at this event.

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  • September 20

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminar)

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    Atlanta Marriott Marquis, 265 Peachtree Center Avenue NE

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Associate Director of Admissions, Shandra Jones, will be in attendance at this event.

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  • September 21

    Information Session and Reception - Mumbai

    Mumbai, India

    Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Mumbai, India
    Location:
    The Taj Mahal Palace

    The University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School will host an MBA Information Session and Reception in Mumbai. Our Senior Associate Dean of the full-time MBA program, Dr. Sridhar Balasubramanian, will be there to share his knowledge of the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA program, answer admissions questions and address questions about MBA study in the U.S.

    Please register early since space is limited. Refreshments will be served.

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  • September 22

    Women's Reception for Prospective Students

    New York, NY

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    New York, NY
    Location:
    Deloitte - 30 Rockefeller Plaza

    Please join us for this Women's Reception for Prospective Students. Lisa Beisser, Associate Director of Admissions for the full-time MBA program, will be hosting this event along with several of our local alumnae. They will talk about their experiences in Chapel Hill and their career paths since finishing their MBA.

    Join us for an evening of networking and good company. Refreshments will be served.

    REGISTER
  • September 22

    Information Session and Reception - Gurgaon

    Gurgaon, India

    Time: 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Gurgaon, India
    Location:
    The Leela Ambience Hotel and Residences, Boardroom Lounge

    The University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School will host an MBA Information Session and Reception in Gurgaon (Delhi). Our Senior Associate Dean of the full-time MBA program, Dr. Sridhar Balasubramanian, will be there to share his knowledge of the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA program, answer admissions questions and address questions about MBA study in the U.S.

    Please register early since space is limited. Refreshments will be served.

    REGISTER
  • September 23

    Women's Reception for Prospective Students

    Washington, DC

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Bobby Van's Grill - 1201 New York Avenue NW

    Please join us for this Women's Reception for Prospective Students. Alison Jesse, Associate Director of Admissions for the full-time MBA program, will be hosting this event along with several of our local alumnae. They will talk about their experiences in Chapel Hill and their career paths since finishing their MBA.

    Join us for an evening of networking and good company. Refreshments will be served.

    REGISTER
  • September 30

    Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminars)

    Washington, DC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Washington Marriott Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Road NW

    The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the country’s preeminent organization for promoting diversity and inclusion in American business. The MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) is intended to provide The Consortium prospects with "insider" knowledge in navigating the admissions/application process to be a competitive applicant for The Consortium and its member schools. Each seminar is designed to provide a platform for potential MBA applicants to learn about The Consortium's 17 member schools, the application process, The Consortium Fellowship opportunity and the benefits of The Consortium membership.

    Associate Director of Admissions, Shandra Jones, will be in attendance at this event.

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On-Campus Admissions Events

Each year the MBA Admissions office hosts on-campus events for prospective full-time MBA students. Some of these preview events, like our Inside Kenan-Flagler: Minority Preview Weekend and Women's Workshop, involve a selection process in order to attend. Others are open to the public, like our Open House and Interview Days. The conditions of each event are posted on our calendar with the specific event details. In addition, we offer an Interview and Campus Visit program throughout the academic year.

MBA Fairs and Forums

UNC Kenan-Flagler staff travel to cities around the world to meet prospective students at multi-school events. Look for us at Inside the MBA receptions, Forte Forums and The Consortium MAPS (MBA Application Preparation Seminars). Local alumni often join these events as well. Check our events calendar above to confirm which events we will attend and come out to meet us in a city near you.

UNC Kenan-Flagler Receptions

We offer UNC Kenan-Flagler receptions/information sessions for prospective students in many cities around the world. These receptions provide the opportunity to learn more about the MBA program and to interact with UNC Kenan-Flagler staff, local alumni and sometimes current students.

Webinars

We offer live webinars led by one or more of our Admissions Directors or Career Management Directors. Topics can vary year-to-year. All that is needed to participate is a computer with internet access. Video recordings of these webinars are posted on our transcripts page after the event.

Online Chats

From October through February, we offer online text-based chats on topics related to admissions, students life, career concentrations and academics. Admissions staff, current students, faculty members and career management staff all help to host these chats. All that is needed to participate is a computer with internet access. Text transcripts of these chats are posted on our transcripts page after the event.

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