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  • Round 2 Notification

    Round 2 Notification

    by on March 25th, 2014

    Countdown to Wednesday! As we anticipate The Very Last Snowstorm of the Season, we’re all set to get decisions out. Here’s how it works: We won’t make phone calls ahead of time. You’ve been … Read More

  • Round 3 – Should You or Shouldn’t You?

    Round 3 – Should You or Shouldn’t You?

    by on February 21st, 2014

    You want to go to business school. You really do. But the fall season kind of got away from you. You were busy. Work was demanding. You simply didn’t have time to hunker down and focus on b-school applications. Now … Read More

  • Round 2 Interview Invitations

    Round 2 Interview Invitations

    by on January 28th, 2014

    Good morning! Tomorrow, January 29th, we will send out the first of two waves of interview invitations. We hope this will be at 12:00 noon Boston time and they will arrive as an email from Harvard Business School. … Read More

  • Round 2 Interview Invitations

    Round 2 Interview Invitations

    by on January 28th, 2014

    Good morning! Tomorrow, January 29th, we will send out the first of two waves of interview invitations. We hope this will be at 12:00 noon Boston time and they will arrive as an email from Harvard Business School. … Read More

  • Round Two…What happens next?

    Round Two…What happens next?

    by on January 7th, 2014

    Now that the adrenaline rush of getting the application submitted has passed, you may be wondering what happens next. Here’s the plan: We will send out interview invitations in two waves, January 29th and February … Read More

  • Round Two Deadline Update:

    Round Two Deadline Update:

    by on January 4th, 2014

    The deadline will be 12:00 noon ET on Monday, January 6 – no change. We know there’s been a snowstorm, but we don’t anticipate that applicants will have been handicapped by the weather. If you believe that the … Read More

  • To Round Two Applicants – It’s Snowing!!

    To Round Two Applicants – It’s Snowing!!

    by on January 2nd, 2014

    Greetings from snowy Boston. We hope we’ve already made the case that HBS is an exciting place to be and we’ve got the weather drama to support that claim. We’ve all had a nice holiday break and were looking … Read More

  • Round One Notification Day

    Round One Notification Day

    by on December 9th, 2013

    Getting ready for Wednesday at noon, Boston time. Here’s how it works: Nothing happening ’til Wednesday. We do all our notification online so there’s no reason to jump every time a 617 area code pops up … Read More

  • What’s the Difference Between “Waitlist” and “Further Consideration?”

    What’s the Difference Between “Waitlist” and “Further Consideration?”

    by on October 17th, 2013

    I think there’s some confusion out there about these categories so here’s an attempt at getting inside our glossary of terms: Further Consideration (FC): We’ve reviewed your written application and have … Read More

  • Another Round 1 Update

    Another Round 1 Update

    by on October 16th, 2013

    At noon Boston time we’ll be sending out some more interview invitations via email. Detailed instructions for sign-ups will be included. There will also be some Further Consideration decisions. This means that we … Read More

  • Round One Interview Invitations

    Round One Interview Invitations

    by on October 9th, 2013

    If it’s helpful, our plan is to send out some interview invitations at NOON today, Boston time. Via email. Nothing until noon. And we’ll send more on October 16. Read More

  • Class Visits

    Class Visits

    by on October 7th, 2013

    I wish we had classes every day of the year – and evenings too – because there is a great demand from visitors who want to see the case method in action. That makes us happy. But, back to reality: We still have some … Read More

  • Class Visits

    Class Visits

    by on October 7th, 2013

    I wish we had classes every day of the year – and evenings too – because there is a great demand from visitors who want to see the case method in action. That makes us happy. But, back to reality: We still have some … Read More

  • Round One Deadline

    Round One Deadline

    by on September 10th, 2013

    We’re less than a week away from the Round One application deadline. For all of you working hard to get things ready, I’ll try to say helpful things here. TECHNICAL STUFF We’ve posted some technical FAQs already. … Read More