Welcome Weekend Schedule

DAY ONE
Friday, April 10
9:00 am – 9:45 am Registration Reception for Admits and Partners
Coffee and Breakfast
10:00 am – 10:45 am Introductions Round One
11:00 am – 11:15 am Welcome to Wharton!
Academic Overview
11:15 am – 11:45 am Academic Philosophy and Academic Overview
Noon – 12:45 pm Master Class
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Lunch
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm International Student Panel (optional)
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Financial Aid Overview: Military Students (optional)
1:45 pm – 2:15 pm Housing Discussion
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Industry Session I (industries represented)

  • Consulting
  • Marketing/Consumer Goods
  • Private Equity/Venture Capital
  • I-Banking/Sales and Trading
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Technology
  • Healthcare
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Industry Session II (industries represented)

  • Consulting
  • Marketing Consumer Goods
  • Private Equity/Venture Capital
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Real Estate
  • Social Impact
  • Technology
  • Energy
  • Undecided
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Financial Aid Overview: International Students (optional)
4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Financial Aid Overview: U. S. Citizens and Permanent Residents (optional)
4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Industry Session III (industries represented)

  • General Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Social Impact
  • Hedge Funds/Investment Management
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Retail
  • Undecided on Industry
  • Undecided on the MBA
  • International Student Panel
  • San Francisco Campus
4:30 pm – 7:00 pm “View from the Top” Reception
9:00 pm – 10:30 pm Small Group Dinners
10:30 pm Mix and Mingle
DAY TWO
Saturday, April 11
8:30 am – 10:00 am 2401 Walnut Open House and Housing Fair (2401 Walnut, 8th Floor)
Coffee and Breakfast
Activity
10:30 am – 11:00 am Introductions Round Two
11:15 am – Noon Leadership Programs
Fellows from the Leadership Office
Noon – 12:45 pm Team Creativity Exercise
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Lunch and Student Life Panels
Fellows from the Student Life Office
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Wharton Live!
2:30 pm Welcome – Wharton Graduate Association
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Affinity Club Gatherings
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Dinner for Health Care Management Admits only
9:00 pm – 2:00 am Spring Welcome Soiree
DAY THREE
Sunday, April 12
9:00 am – 11:00 am Apartment tours offered by Rent Scene (a Wharton start-up). Visit their website to sign up for a tour of apartments that match your price range and size preferences.
11:00 am – 1:00 pm Professional Club Brunches