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Last Updated Oct 25, 2016 by

Impending MBA Interview? Latest Clear Admit Interview Guides Have All You Need to Prepare

The MBA interview—the nail-biting, stomach-churning, sleep-robbing, suit-demanding component of the MBA application process that ties some applicants up in knots—is upon us. But there’s no reason to fret: not with Clear Admit’s in-depth Interview Guide Series as part of your arsenal. Providing expert advice and insider tips on what to... Read more »

Last Updated Sep 8, 2016 by

HBS Round 1 Deadline Passes—What Now? Prepare for the Interview!

As many of you are only too aware, yesterday was the deadline to hit submit for Harvard Business School’s (HBS) Round 1 application. Several of you chimed in on Clear Admit’s MBA Livewire as soon as the deed was done. Congratulations! For anyone unfamiliar with LiveWire, it can serve as... Read more »

Last Updated Jan 11, 2016 by

Admissions Director Shares Details on HBS Round 2 Interview Invitations, Hub Cities

If you submitted an application last week as part of Round 2 at Harvard Business School (HBS), you can expect to receive either an interview invitation or a ding by February 3rd. As promised, Managing Director of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid Dee Leopold shared details about HBS Round 2... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 7, 2015 by

Understanding the MBA Admissions Interview, Part II

This is the second in a three-part series on the MBA admissions interview. In case you missed it, view Part I here.  Okay—now that you’re clear on open interviews and interviews by invitation, let’s get into some of the finer points. What’s this about blind versus non-blind interviews, you ask?... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 6, 2015 by

Understanding the MBA Admissions Interview, Part I

With Harvard Business School (HBS) slated to issue its first batch of invitations today, the MBA admissions world is buzzing about one thing: INTERVIEWS. HBS, of course, is not alone. At Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business, which features applicant-initiated interviews, hopeful candidates have been traipsing back and forth to Hanover... Read more »

Last Updated Feb 10, 2015 by

Wharton Round 2 Applicants Await Interview Invitations

Tomorrow’s the day. If you applied to the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School as part of Round 2, you will very likely be checking your email repeatedly in hopes that an invitation to interview lands in your inbox. Good luck! Wharton uses the Team-Based Discussion (TBD) format for interviews, as... Read more »

Last Updated Jan 27, 2015 by

Harvard Business School to Send Out Round 2 Interview Invitations Beginning Tomorrow

As applicants to Harvard Business School (HBS) are probably well aware, Admissions Director Dee Leopold and her team are scheduled to send out the first of its Round 2 interview invitations tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28th. What about the blizzard that’s blanketing the northeastern portion of the United States, you wonder?... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 24, 2014 by

UPenn’s Wharton School to Send Round 1 Interview Invitations October 31st

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School will send invitations to interview out to Round 1 applicants on Friday, October 31st, according to a recent post on the school’s MBA Admissions Blog. Applicants who snag one of these coveted interview spots will have an opportunity to take part in Wharton’s Team-Based... Read more »

Last Updated Nov 4, 2013 by

Admissions Tip: Interviewing the Interviewer

We’ve been offering a good deal of advice lately on how to conduct oneself and prepare responses to MBA interview questions.  Today we’d like to highlight the importance of thinking about what you might ask. Virtually all business school interviewers conclude their discussion by offering the applicant a chance to... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 29, 2013 by

Chicago Booth Alumna and Former Boston Consulting Group (BCG) Consultant Offers Interview Tips and Insider Knowledge to MBA Applicants and Students

Clear Admit recently interviewed Admissions Counselor Heidi Granner, who has conducted over 200 interviews of top business school applicants and students in her roles at Chicago Booth, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and Roll Global. Can you describe the basic protocol or format of the typical Booth on-campus interview? Was this... Read more »

Last Updated Oct 28, 2013 by

Admissions Tip: MBA Interview Prep

With interview invitations from a number of programs already on their way out to Round One applicants, we wanted to offer some more advice on this element of the admissions process.  Last week we posted some very basic etiquette information that will help candidates ensure that everything is in order on the... Read more »

Last Updated Aug 13, 2013 by

Harvard Business School Admissions Team Hosts Webinar Tomorrow for Prospective Applicants

Are you contemplating applying to Harvard Business School (HBS) for the Class of 2016? If so, you may want to reserve some time tomorrow to take part in a webinar hosted by the HBS admissions team on the application process. The webinar will begin at noon (EST) on Wednesday, August... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 15, 2013 by

Weekend Sale in the Clear Admit Shop

The 2013-2013 MBA admissions season isn’t over yet!  Many of our readers who have heard back from schools are weighing their options before making a final decision about where to attend. Some Round 2 applicants are busy preparing for interviews and other b-school aspirants are in the midst of drafting... Read more »

Last Updated Nov 5, 2012 by

Admissions Tip: Interviewing the Interviewer

We’ve been offering a good deal of advice lately on how to conduct oneself and prepare responses to MBA interview questions.  Today we’d like to highlight the importance of thinking about what you might ask. Virtually all business school interviewers conclude their discussion by offering the applicant a chance to... Read more »

Last Updated Nov 2, 2012 by

MBA Admissions Interview Update

Round 1 interview season is upon us as a number of business schools are releasing interview invitations.  Chicago Booth‘s were released on October 31, 2012, while Harvard‘s invites were sent out at noon on October 24th.  The Wharton adcom began sending out interview invitations on October 23 and will continue to... Read more »

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