UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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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.

October 2014


  • October 1

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Salt Lake City, UT

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Salt Lake City, UT
    Location:
    DoubleTree Suites, 100 West 600 South

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Salt Lake City. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • October 4

    Reaching Out LGBT MBA Conference

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 2:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency, 5 Embarcadero Center

    Join Alison Jesse, Senior Associate Director of Admissions, for the 16th Annual Reaching Out LGBT MBA Conference - a gathering of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) graduate business school students from all over the world. Reaching Out is dedicated to promoting the acceptance and visibility of LGBT businesspeople and their interests in the workplace. The conference provides a forum for prospective and current graduate business school students, recent alumni and current business leaders to build personal and professional networks, exchange information and promote cooperation within their respective areas of interest.

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  • October 6

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Chicago, IL

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Chicago, IL
    Location:
    Hotel Palomar, 505 North State Street

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Chicago. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • October 7

    Reception for Prospective Students

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Prescott Hotel, 545 Post Street

    Join Alison Jesse, Senior Associate Director for full-time MBA Admissions, and several accomplished UNC Kenan-Flagler alumni for this Reception for Prospective Students at the Prescott Hotel in San Francisco, CA. Light refreshments will be served.

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  • October 7

    Reception for Prospective Students

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Prescott Hotel - 545 Post Street

    Join Alison Jesse, Senior Associate Director for full-time MBA Admissions, for this Reception for Prospective Students at the Prescott Hotel in San Francisco, CA.

    REGISTER
  • October 8

    Inside the MBA - Admissions Fair

    Minneapolis, MN

    Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    City:
    Minneapolis, MN
    Location:
    Minneapolis Marriott City Center, 30 S. 7th Street

    Join us for Inside the MBA (IMBA) - Minneapolis. IMBA is a multi-school admissions event that provides an opportunity for prospective MBA students to gain insights about MBA programs, including how to choose an MBA program and navigating the MBA admissions process. The event includes a panel discussion and the chance to meet admissions representatives and alumni from the various participating schools. Attendance is free.

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  • October 13

    MBA Cafe in Chapel Hill

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    Tobacco Road Sports Cafe, 1118 Environ Way

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

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  • October 13

    MBA Cafe in Philadelphia

    Philadelphia, PA

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Philadelphia, PA
    Location:
    City Tap House - Logan Square, 2 Logan Square

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • October 13

    MBA Cafe in Atlanta

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    The Bookhouse Pub, 736 Ponce De Leon Ave NE

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • October 14

    MBA Cafe in San Francisco

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Public House, 24 Willie Mays Plaza

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • October 14

    MBA Cafe in Raleigh

    Raleigh, NC

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Raleigh, NC
    Location:
    Crank Arm Brewery, 319 W Davie Street

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • October 16

    MBA Cafe in Washington, DC

    Washington, DC

    Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    The Hamilton, 600 14th St NW

    UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA Ambassadors' MBA Cafes offer you the opportunity to interact with current full-time MBA students and alumni in cities around the country and across the globe. These events are informal, hosted by current students and designed to foster conversation between you and the people who know the program best. So whether you are on your way from work or heading to the gym, have completed your application or are contemplating applying sometime in the future... You are invited to stop by and learn more about the UNC Kenan-Flagler full-time MBA program directly from the source!

    REGISTER
  • October 31

    Inside Kenan-Flagler: Minority Preview Weekend

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Location:
    UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

    The Alliance of Minority Business Students (AMBS) and the Full-time MBA Admissions office are excited to host the MBA Inside Kenan-Flagler (IKF) here in Chapel Hill. Our Minority Preview Weekend provides an opportunity for us to bring a select group of diverse, top-caliber, underrepresented prospective full-time MBA applicants to campus to experience UNC Kenan-Flagler and Chapel Hill in-person. This year’s IKF participants will experience interactive panels and workshops, social activities and opportunities to engage members of the MBA Admissions Committee, current students, faculty, staff, and UNC Kenan-Flagler alumni.

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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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