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Stephanie Butler, February 27, 2014Though this post was originally published in March of 2013, the advice from Laura and Sara (final round admits) is every bit as applicable now. Next week, a T'15 from Romania will share her journey to Tuck via the final application round. Tuck's final application deadline is April 2, 2014. Continue Reading
Dawna Clarke - Director of Admissions, February 20, 2014We're often asked which application round will maximize a candidate’s chance at admission. Tuck doesn’t designate a specific number of offers to each round, but rather bases offers on the quality and quantity of the applicant pool during that particular round. Though April is a Continue Reading
Kristin Roth - Admissions, December 19, 2013So we know, getting on the waitlist wasn’t the news you had hoped for. Please know we have an incredibly competitive applicant pool, and due to our small size, we have to make some very difficult decisions. While obviously not the desired outcome, being placed on the Continue Reading
Nancy G.- Admissions, December 18, 2013With the many websites, blogs, consultants and publications that focus on applying to business school (and new ones popping up every day), it can be difficult to determine fact from fiction when it comes to the MBA application process. Dawna Clarke, Tuck's Director of Admissions, addresses one of the Continue Reading
Admissions, December 05, 2013Kristin Roth, Associate Director of Admissions, explains how Tuck fosters a successful transition from the armed forces to a career in business. Learn more about the Armed Forces Alumni Association, a student group who's primary mission is to provide resources and support to veterans Continue Reading
Guest Student Contributor, December 04, 2013Selemon Asfaw is a 2nd year student at Tuck. He’s an organizer of the 2013 Diversity Conference as well as Co-chair of the Tuck African Ancestry Business Association. Prior to Tuck, Selemon was an education entrepreneur doing work in the Midwest with public and private enterprises. Next year he Continue Reading
Student Post Archive, November 20, 2013On October 25 and 26, Tuck welcomed more than 125 current and prospective students, alumnae, faculty, staff and friends to take part in workshops, panel discussions, and mock classes as part of the 2013 Women in Business Conference. The planning process among the two other co-chairs and I began in the spring. Continue Reading
Jonathan Masland - Director of Career Development , November 19, 2013This post was originally published as part of the Ask the Experts series on MBA.com. The same practices that make MBAs successful in their job search also make them effective in gaining admittance to the MBA program of their choice. As a quick introduction, I am the director Continue Reading
Gelsey Tolosa - Admissions, November 11, 2013If you are applying in the January Round, I strongly encourage you to visit us and take advantage of our open interview policy. Interviewing before you submit your application will inform your "why Tuck" essay and will help you articulate why you think Tuck is a good fit for you Continue Reading
Nancy G.- Admissions, October 24, 2013Good news for those of you who are planning on applying in the November application round. We have extended the applicant-initiated interview deadline to November 22, 2013. Note that this does not change the application deadline, which remains November 6, 2013. Tuck has an open-interview policy, which enables all applicants to participate in an Continue Reading
Dawna Clarke - Director of Admissions, October 10, 2013Applying to business school requires a lot of time and commitment. Hours spent studying for (and taking) the GMAT, researching and visiting schools, thousands of words written in essays. One of the aspects of the process that many applicants find challenging is selecting the best recommenders and managing the expectations, Continue Reading
Dawna Clarke - Director of Admissions, September 18, 2013It's hard to believe that another admissions season is upon us! Just a few weeks ago, we welcomed the class of 2015 to campus and already a new season is in full-swing. This is the first installment of "Ask Dawna", a video blog that answers your questions about Tuck, the Continue Reading
Admissions, September 06, 2013The Tuckies have returned! After a very quiet campus this summer, it is so nice to feel the energy and enthusiasm again! As the Admissions Coordinator, I organize all on-campus visits and interviews. Two of the best things about my job are working with so many of Tuck&rsquo Continue Reading
Pat Harrison - Admissions, August 13, 2013One of my areas of responsibility at Tuck is women’s recruiting, and for any women who are thinking about business school, I highly recommend you look into the Forte Foundation. Forté is an organization committed to educating and directing talented women toward careers in business. It Continue Reading
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