Admissions Fellows

Description

Admissions Fellows (AFs) are second year students who are vital to the success of the MBA Admissions Office and the School. They are an integral part of the unique student centric approach Wharton MBA Admissions takes during each prospective student’s search process. ¬†AFs have an impact on the admissions process in two important ways:

Duties

AFs provide critical support through their interaction with and assessment of prospective candidates during the interview process (team-base discussion.) AFs play an integral role in recruiting the incoming class by conducting on-campus information session, in which they provide perspective on the Wharton experience.

Number

45-55

Length

Full year-May-May

Selection Criteria

Selection based on application, academic standing, attendance record and an interview with a short presentation.

Information Session

3rd Week in March (exact date TBD)

Applications Due Date

Application opens in March 2017.

Applications Due: March 31st at 5 p.m.

Selection Process Dates

Interviews: April 3rd-14th, 2017

Admissions Fellows Announced: April 21, 2017

Commitment Time/Dates

Information Session Training: Early September
Team Based Discussion Training: Mid October & Early Feb.
Team Based Discussion Practice Sessions: Late October
Team Based Discussions:
Round 1 (November): 2 weeks
Round 2 (Mid February/Early March): 3 weeks
Round 3 (Early April): 1 week
Information Sessions: 2 one hour sessions per semester
Events: Welcome reception, End of Year Celebration and other social events with SAP

Conflicts with other Fellows programs

No known conflicts