UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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Admissions Events

The MBA admissions office offers a host of ways to learn about the Full-time MBA Program. MBA Admissions events include receptions, fairs, forums and online events. The most common event types are described below.

August 2014


  • August 9

    Riordan 12th Annual Diversity MBA Admissions Conference (DMAC)

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    UCLA Covell Commons, Grand Horizon Room, 300 De Neve Drive

    The Diversity MBA Admissions Conference (DMAC) is an annual event that connects talented diverse, underrepresented and underserved candidates who wish to pursue a degree in business with Admissions Directors at top-tier business schools. The conference allows attendees to interact directly with MBA Admissions Directors from the country's top business schools (including UNC Kenan-Flagler), learn about the MBA Admissions process and the relative strengths of the attending business school's curriculum and student culture. The conference has continually helped connect and place participants with top-tier MBA programs.

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  • August 15

    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 August 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.

  • August 18

    Forte Forum - Boston

    Boston, MA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Boston, MA
    Location:
    Liberty Mutual, 30 St. James Avenue

    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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  • August 19

    Forte Forum - Washington, DC

    Washington, DC

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Washington, DC
    Location:
    Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street NW

    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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  • August 20

    Forte Forum - Atlanta

    Atlanta, GA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Atlanta, GA
    Location:
    The Westin Peachtree Plaza, 210 Peachtree Street NW

    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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  • August 21

    Forte Forum - Miami

    Miami, FL

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Miami, FL
    Location:
    Hyatt Regency Miami, 400 SE 2nd Avenue

    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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  • August 25

    Forte Forum - Seattle

    Seattle, WA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Seattle, WA
    Location:
    The Westin Seattle, 1900 5th Avenue

    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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  • August 26

    Forte Forum - San Francisco

    San Francisco, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    San Francisco, CA
    Location:
    Omni San Francisco Hotel, 500 California 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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  • August 27

    Forte Forum - Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, CA

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Los Angeles, CA
    Location:
    The LA Downtown Hotel, 333 South Figueroa 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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  • August 28

    Forte Forum - Houston

    Houston, TX

    Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    City:
    Houston, TX
    Location:
    Omni Houston Hotel, 4 Riverway

    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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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 or our 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 above 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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