MBA

MBA Events & Receptions

Each year, Darden hosts a variety of events worldwide and online for prospective students.  Darden alumni, faculty and students often participate in these informative and engaging gatherings. Admissions representatives also attend events hosted by our numerous partner organizations.  Included in the schedule are events with: The Consortium, Forté Foundation, Management Leadership for Tomorrow, MBA2U and NBMBAA.

The majority of prospective student receptions and events take place between August and December. We hope to meet you at a Darden event sometime soon. 

Online Events

Weekly Wednesday Admissions Chats

Wednesdays, 12:30 – 1:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

If you have a question about the application or admissions process, you can instant message with an admissions committee member on Wednesdays (except for holidays).

To participate, simply log in as a guest when the chat starts.

Ask Darden Admissions — GMAT Club Forum

Ongoing 

Join the conversation now.

Events at Darden

We welcome prospective students and applicants to visit us on the Darden Grounds in Charlottesville, Virginia.

For event details and registration instructions for Fridays in July, Class Visit Days and Open Houses, go to the Visiting Darden page. 

U.S. Events

Darden representatives host and attend prospective student events throughout the year. The majority of events for the full-time MBA format take place in the fall and early winter and are posted here as they are planned.

Visit the EMBA Events page for events taking place in the late winter and spring. Although these events are focused on Darden's executive MBA formats, full-time MBA candidates are welcome to attend.

Information on class visits and open houses can be found on the Visiting Darden page. 

International Events

Darden representatives host and attend prospective student events throughout the year. The majority of events for the full-time MBA format take place in the fall and early winter and are posted here as they are planned.

Visit the EMBA Events page for events taking place in the late winter and spring. Although these events are focused on Darden's executive MBA formats, full-time MBA candidates are welcome to attend.

Coffee Chats

Over student breaks, current MBA students host informal prospective student events at coffee shops and restaurants around the world. Coffee chats will be announced as they are planned.

 

 

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