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Find out what sets Tuck apart. Hear from the people who make Tuck distinctive among the world’s top MBA programs—students, partners, Tuck admissions staff, and the Tuck administrators who will work with you throughout your two years at Tuck. The Tuck 360: MBA blog combines candid insight about life at Tuck from students and partners with helpful insider tips and advice from Tuck staff who want you to succeed at Tuck.

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April Round Myths

Admissions, February 21, 2017

April 5th is Tuck’s final application deadline if you want to be part of the class of 2019. Like most candidates who are considering whether to apply in a school's final round, you probably have a lot of questions, maybe even assumptions. While we can't speak Continue Reading 


Q&A with Tuck Student Ambassador: Tanvi Nayar

Admissions, February 14, 2017

Tuck's Student Ambassador Team collaborates with the Admissions Office to share their Tuck experience with prospective students. The Team is structured by geographical region, with an SAT Captain leading each. In the following months, we'll introduce you to them. Today, meet Tanvi Nayar, T'18 and India Co-Captain. Please Continue Reading 


Why Applying to B-School is like Writing a Movie Script

Admissions, February 10, 2017

It’s awards season! In honor of the upcoming Oscars, we cordially invite you to subscribe to the critically acclaimed Tuck 360: MBA Blog. (Evening gowns and tuxedos are encouraged, but not required.) And now in its debut viewing, it is our greatest pleasure to present, “Why Continue Reading 


Why Applying to B-school is like Preparing for the Super Bowl

Admissions, February 03, 2017

Getting ready to kick-off the MBA application process? Some color commentary for the football minded: Why applying to b-school is like preparing for the Super Bowl.   You’ve been getting ready for this your whole life (even if you didn’t know it). This is a holistic Continue Reading 


Straight Outta Q&A: Centers & Initiatives

Stephanie Butler, January 18, 2017

This afternoon, I hosted our daily “Q&A with an Admissions Officer” session. Like many other days (most, really), the prospective student visitors had questions about Tuck’s Research Centers and Initiatives—today it happened to be the Revers Center for Energy and the Center Continue Reading 


The Dynamics Inside Tuck’s AdCom

Admissions, January 10, 2017

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an Admissions Officer? How it feels? In his new post on MBA Crystal Ball, Suds gives you a peek into the dynamics of Tuck’s Admissions Committee.   By Sudershan Tirumala T’10 Associate Director of Continue Reading 


Is an MBA in your future?

Admissions, January 03, 2017

When approached with the right perspective, January can be such a refreshing time of year. A time to refocus priorities and take stock of the previous year (good and bad!). With all this reflection, perhaps you realized you’re ready to pursue a different career. Perhaps, you realized you Continue Reading 


Top 5 Blog Posts of 2016

Justine Kohr, January 02, 2017

Happy New Year! Thank you for being an avid reader of Tuck360, our official MBA blog here at the Tuck School of Business. Looking back, these were some of our most widely-read blog posts of the year. We hope your 2017 is a great one!  1. Get to Know a Tuckie: Continue Reading 


Q&A with Tuck Student Ambassador: Eduardo Watanabe

Admissions, December 27, 2016

Tuck's Student Ambassador Team collaborates with the Admissions Office to share their Tuck experience with prospective students. The team is structured by geographical region, with an SAT Captain leading each. In the following months, we'll introduce you to them. Today, meet Eduardo Watanabe, T'17 and Continue Reading 


TuckCast: Assistant Admissions Director Offers Advice for Prospective Applicants

Justine Kohr, December 21, 2016

We're pleased to introduce TuckCast, a student-led podcast series offering greater insight into the Tuck experience.  In our first episode, Alen Amini T'18 sits down with Stephanie Butler, assistant director of admissions. Butler offers her advice for prospective Tuck applicants on common application mistakes to avoid,  Continue Reading 


Waitlisted?

Admissions, December 20, 2016

We know “waitlist” wasn't the decision you were hoping for. But rather than seeing this in a completely negative light, keep in mind that being waitlisted indicates there were many strengths in your application. Tuck receives a lot applications and the pool is very competitive. Continue Reading 


Q&A with Tuck Student Ambassador: Vrashank Jain

Admissions, December 13, 2016

Tuck's Student Ambassador Team collaborates with the Admissions Office to share their Tuck experience with prospective students. The team is structured by geographical region, with an SAT Captain leading each. In the following months, we'll introduce you to them. Today, meet Vrashank Jain, T'18 and India Co-Captain. Continue Reading 


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