Meet Your Team
Support to achieve your goals
Advisors and administrative support teams will help you create a personalized program and make informed choices about your academic, leadership, student life, and career management engagement here at Wharton. You will meet your Advising Support Network team during the first week of Pre-Term.
We want to connect incoming students to five major resources.
MBA Academic Affairs
What We Do: We partner with students, faculty, and staff to deliver an exceptional educational experience for our students in every aspect of academic affairs from admissions to graduation.
Our Academic Advisors and administrative team support students in creating a plan which begins in Pre-Term to explore and connect course choices to personal learning goals. Academic Fellows engage with students to provide additional learning support. More Info
MBA Student Life
What We Do: We’re a student-centric team dedicated to creating as cohesive and connected a Wharton community as possible. We engage with and advise students in their day-to-day Wharton experience, helping students maximize their two years at Wharton.
Our team of Student Life Advisors engage in day-to-day student life, and advise students on the extra-curricular opportunities to enhance learning. During Pre-Term you will also meet your Student Life Fellows. More info
McNulty Leadership Program
What We Do: The Anne and John McNulty Leadership Program seeks to develop global leaders who exemplify leadership at its best.
The shared focus of the leadership team is dedicated to advancing Wharton’s distinctive blend of coursework, coaching, experiential learning and conferencing to develop the personal leadership capacities of our MBA students. Leadership Fellows, who you will meet during Pre-Term are charged with providing every first year student the opportunity to enhance their leadership potential through the development of practical tools and concrete strategies applicable in every area of their lives. More info
MBA Career Management
What We Do: MBA Career Management enables Wharton students to achieve their career goals by helping students explore and refine career aspirations, teaching career management skills, supporting all stages of the career/professional search process, and marketing Wharton talent to employers & building the Wharton brand.
The MBA Career Management staff is aligned by industry – providing in-depth knowledge and support to students and employers in each sector. Our Career Advisors work with you to assess your job search skills, define your career goals, and develop a personalized framework for your job search process. More info
MBA Admissions & Financial Aid
What We Do: You have already met members of our admissions team in your journey to arrive here at Wharton. Our financial aid team members serve current students through individual advising sessions – creating programs and resources designed to improve the overall student financial experience. We provide counseling on the financial aid process, loan options, funding sources, and other general financial aid questions.
Our admissions recruitment team members partners with current second-year students across many backgrounds, careers and interests to help us speak with prospective students about their interest in the Wharton MBA. Our financial aid counselors will work with you throughout your two-year experience, assisting with matters regarding the financial implications of the Wharton MBA. More info
Penn Campus Resources
More than one-half of the student community at Penn is graduate students, with the Wharton MBA being the largest full-time program.
The Office of Student Life provides a list of campus resources geared towards MBA students. The Pennbook is the University of Pennsylvania’s official collection of policies that relate to student life at Penn, including guidance on the use of campus resources. Pre-Term will include an introduction to several campus resources students find helpful for their transition to and time in the Wharton and Penn communities.