On-Campus Events

We offer the following on-campus visit options:

Evening Information Session

Evening-200Our evening information sessions provide a broad introduction to Boston University Questrom School of Business MBA Programs. Candidates are encouraged to join us at one of these evening sessions.

Sessions include:
  • An overview of program offerings and admissions process
  • A question-and-answer session with current students
  • An informal reception following the presentation
NEXT SESSION:
February 18, 2016
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Two-Year Full-Time MBA
Professional Evening MBA
Public & Nonprofit MBA
Register

 

Coffee with a Current Student

Coffee-200Weekdays throughout the semester, current full-time MBA students and MS in Mathematical Finance students are available to meet with you informally to discuss our programs over coffee at the Starbucks located within the Questrom School of Business. This inside look at MBA student life can easily be paired with a mini information session or class visit (for those schedules, please see below). Interested? Email connect@bu.edu with the date and time you would like to meet, and we will get back to you with availability.

Mini Information Sessions

Mini-200Our Mini Information Sessions provide an overview of our range of MBA programs, are typically led by a current Two-Year MBA student, and are limited to 10 people. When visiting campus, we encourage you to pair a mini information session with a class visit.

Candidates interested in our part-time programs are encouraged to join us at one of our Evening Information Sessions. Please visit the Executive Programs section of the website if you are interested in our Executive MBA Program.

Sessions include:
  • A presentation on our MBA programs
  • A question-and-answer session
  • An optional tour of the School’s state-of-the-art Hariri Building
NEXT SESSIONS:
Monday, February 1
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday, February 5
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Monday, February 8
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday, February 12
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Friday, February 19
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Monday, February 29
10:00 am – 11:00 am

Class Visits

Class-200Experience the BU MBA classroom first-hand by attending a class. Below is a list of our Spring 2016 class visit options.

View full calendar and register for Class Visits

 

 

 

Information Systems

Course Day & Time Faculty
Managing Information Security

Core Class
Tuesday
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ann Halford Register

Health Sector Management

Course Day & Time Faculty
Health Sector Marketing

Elective Class
Tuesday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Roberta Clarke Register
Health Sector Issues and Opportunities

Elective Class
Monday
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Joe Restuccia Register

Strategy and Innovation

Course Day & Time Faculty
Starting New Ventures

Elective Class
Thursday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ian Mashiter Register
International Entrepreneurship

Elective Class
Monday & Wednesday

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Greg Stoller Register
Real Estate Development

Elective Course
Thursday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Keith Munsell Register
Competition Innovation & Strategy

Elective Course
Wednesday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Arvids Ziedonis Register
Corporate Strategies for Growth

Elective Course
Thursday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Barry Horwitz Register
Entrepreneurship

Elective Course
Wednesday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Greg Stoller Register

Marketing

Course Day & Time Faculty
Marketing Management

Core Class
Monday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Patrick Kaufmann Register
Branding

Elective Class
Monday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Patricia Hambrick Register

Organizational Behavior

Course Day & Time Faculty
Negotiations
Elective Class
Thursday
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Emily Heaphy Register
Leading the Mission Driven Organization
Elective Class
Wednesday
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ned Rimer Register


Nonprofit Management

Course Day & Time Faculty
Social Entrepreneurship

Elective Course
Tuesday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
David Stolow Register

Finance

Course Day & Time Faculty
Futures, Options, Financial Risk Management

Elective Course
Tuesday

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Eric Jacquier Register
Private Equity: Leveraged Buyouts

Elective Course
Monday & Wednesday
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Steven Segal Register

MBA Advising Sessions

While we hope you get to know us through our various visit options, you may still have questions that you prefer to ask one-on-one. Schedule a face-to-face, on-campus advising session with a member of our admissions team.

This meeting will give you a chance to speak individually with an admissions committee member to ask your questions about the programs and admission process, and learn more about the opportunities available at Boston University Questrom School of Business. Twenty minute appointments are available during the dates and times below:

Monday, February 29
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday, March 7 
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Friday, March 18 
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Monday, April 25 
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Friday, April 29 
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday, May 9 
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Friday, May 20
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Monday, June 6
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Friday, June 17
9:30 am – 12:30 pm

PEMBA Coffee & Conversations

PEMBA Coffee & Conversations – March 2, 5:00 – 7:00pm – Register

Interested in learning more about our Professional Evening MBA (PEMBA) program? Join us for our PEMBA Coffee & Conversations on March 2 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  Come have coffee on us and learn more about our PEMBA program.

This meeting will give you a chance to speak with an admissions committee member and a current student/alumnus in a small group setting. Ask any questions you have about our program and admission process, as well as learn more about the different opportunities available to Professional Evening MBA students at Boston University Questrom School of Business. Feel free to drop in the Graduate Admissions Office between 5:00 – 7:00 pm to join in the conversation. Register in advance so we know you will be joining us.

Make the most of your visit. In addition, we will be offering class visits from 6-9pm* followed by our PEMBA Speaker & Wine Series event. Check out our class visit options and register in advance as space is limited. As for the speaker series – no registration is required so if you’re interested, just stop by the 4th floor of Questrom School of Business after classes end around 9pm and join in the conversation!

*If you are interested in visiting a class after your Coffee & Conversations chat, please be sure to join us for a chat before 6pm so that we may escort you to class beginning at 6pm. Class visit registration is required in advance.

PEMBA Speaker & Wine Series-You’re Invited

Every year, Boston University Questrom School of Business hosts the PEMBA Speaker & Wine series, which brings business leaders to our campus for a conversation and networking. The Questrom community hears firsthand how these top executives, coaches, and more lead effectively, handle ethical dilemmas, and got to where they are now. Not to mention, it’s a great chance to shoot questions at some of industry’s best minds. Come enjoy a glass of wine and some interesting conversation!

Prospective students are invited! No registration required – just come to campus for the events you would like to attend.

PEMBA Speaker & Wine Series events will be held from 8:30pm-10pm EST on the 4th floor of Boston University Questrom School of Business, Rafik B. Hariri Building, 595 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215

UPCOMING PEMBA SPEAKER & WINE SERIES EVENTS:

Date Speaker
Monday, February 1 Bill Pacheco, Chief Innovation and Development officer- Cybex
Tuesday, March 2 TBD
Wednesday, March 22 TBD
Thursday, April 14 TBD

 

Dean’s Speaker Series

Every year, Boston University Questrom School of Business hosts the Dean’s Speaker Series, which brings notable business leaders into our “living room” for an engaging conversation with Dean Ken Freeman. The Questrom community hears firsthand how these top executives, coaches, and more lead effectively, handle ethical dilemmas, and got to where they are now. Not to mention, it’s a great chance to shoot questions at some of industry’s best minds.

Prospective students are invited! No registration required – feel free to either come to campus or attend virtually as we’ll be streaming these events live!

Dean’s Speaker Series events will be held from 4:30pm-6pm EST at Boston University Questrom School of Business, 595 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215 and will be streamed live at https://new.livestream.com/busmg/deanspeakerseries. In addition we invite you to join the conversation along with the audience at questrompoll.com 

UPCOMING DEAN’S SPEAKER SERIES EVENTS*:
Date Speaker
Tuesday, February 16 Silicon Valley Comes to BU-Phil Libin, Founder of Evernote
Wednesday, February 17 Bringing People and Knowledge Together for a Healthier World- Tom Pike, CEO of Quintiles
Monday, April 11 Seeking Relevance in a Digital World- Martin Nisenholtz- former CEO of New York Times Digital