UConn School of Business APPy Hour Advice for Business School Applicants

UConn School of Business presents:

APPy Hour

Advice for Business School Applicants

Join us as we address the common questions from MBA & MS candidates by offering valuable tips and tricks to facilitate your transformation from Business School Applicants into Business Savvy Applicants. Join Moira Rosek from the University of Connecticut, a long time Higher Education Program Director and proven Admissions Specialist, in a short series aimed at converting your business school applications into acceptances.

2021-22 Schedule of Events

How to Write a Powerful Essay

Monday, October 25, 2021
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Are you stumped on how to best represent yourself to admissions committees? Explore what UConn is looking for, and how to convey your personal brand in this helpful seminar with admission experts.

Register here


GMAT or GRE, Which is Right for Me?

Monday, November 8, 2021
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Standardized tests are still standard in the Higher Education admissions process. The GRE and GMAT are very different tests, and one test may be better suited to meet your needs. Join UConn and the standardized testing experts from Manhattan Prep (formerly Kaplan Test Prep) to identify which test best suits you. In addition to learning more about each test, we will answer any questions you have about the admission process.

Register here


Merit-Based Scholarships and How to Attain Them

Thursday, January 13, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Did you know that more than fifty percent of UConn's Full-Time MBA students get a "free ride?" Graduate School can be an expensive journey, so put your life experiences to work for you! Join our admissions team to discuss what scholarships are available and how to improve your chances for receiving one.

Register here


Interview Tips – What Are They Looking For?

Thursday, January 27, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Want to interview like a pro? You only have one shot to put your best foot forward through the interview portion of your application. Join us for a discussion about behavioral interviews, how to deliver an effective one, and learn what admissions teams are hoping to hear from you.

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How to Write a Powerful Essay

Monday, February 7, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Are you stumped on how to best represent yourself to admissions committees? Explore what UConn is looking for, and how to convey your personal brand in this helpful seminar with admission experts.

Register here


GMAT or GRE, Which is Right for Me?

Wednesday, February 23, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Standardized tests are still standard in the Higher Education admissions process. The GRE and GMAT are very different tests, and one test may be better suited to meet your needs. Join UConn and the standardized testing experts from Manhattan Prep (formerly Kaplan Test Prep) to identify which test best suits you. In addition to learning more about each test, we will answer any questions you have about the admission process.

Register here


Merit-Based Scholarships and How to Attain Them

Tuesday, March 15, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Did you know that more than fifty percent of UConn's Full-Time MBA students get a "free ride?" Graduate School can be an expensive journey, so put your life experiences to work for you! Join our admissions team to discuss what scholarships are available and how to improve your chances for receiving one.

Register here


How to Improve your Resume and Personal Brand

Wednesday, April 20, 2022
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Your career will be a marathon, not a sprint. Lace up, and join UConn’s Career Management team to learn tactical methods to showcase your personal brand, accomplishments, and leadership potential.

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APPy Hour events have concluded for Spring 2021. Check back soon for our Fall APPy Hour schedule, or sign up to receive information and updates about our MBA programs and related events.

FAQs

Who is Invited?

Potential applicants to MBA and Master's programs in business are invited to attend.

How Much Does It Cost?

APPy Hour is FREE - join us!

Who Should I Contact With Questions?

If you have any questions, or if you require an accommodation to attend one of these events, contact Moira Rosek, moira.rosek@uconn.edu