Articles by Harvard Business School

  • Round 1 Deadline – Weekend Phone Coverage

    Round 1 Deadline – Weekend Phone Coverage

    by on September 5th, 2014

    Round 1 deadline – 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 9! We’ll have weekend phone coverage on Saturday, September 6 from 8:30am to 11:30am ET and Sunday, September 7 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm ET to answer urgent … Read More

  • Meet the Class of 2016!

    Meet the Class of 2016!

    by on September 2nd, 2014

    We are definitely in full swing here. Check out the Student Life section of our website for glimpses of our students in their first few days of school. The Class of 2016 Profile is now up on our website. And here’s … Read More

  • The Online Application: Details?

    The Online Application: Details?

    by on August 29th, 2014

    I’m writing this post because I am the person here in Dillon who triages the general admissions mailbox. I don’t claim to answer all the questions – and I don’t manage the phones because I’m … Read More

  • GMAT/GRE: How we think about your score

    GMAT/GRE: How we think about your score

    by on August 25th, 2014

    We promised that we’d be a bit more transparent about the GMAT/GRE issue. We’ve said for a while now that not only do we accept both tests, but we are agnostic about our preference. So here are some numbers. Please … Read More

  • Financial Aid:  How We Do It At HBS

    Financial Aid: How We Do It At HBS

    by on August 20th, 2014

    You don’t need me to tell you that business school is an expensive undertaking. Beyond the actual tuition and living expenses, there are the difficult-to-truly-calculate opportunity costs. Everyone whom we admit is … Read More

  • CLASS VISITS!!!

    CLASS VISITS!!!

    by on August 13th, 2014

    We’re officially in Back-to-School mode and want you to know how we welcome visitors to campus. Registration for our September class visits opens on Friday, August 15. A couple of things about these first few weeks of … Read More

  • A Sneak Peak at the Class of 2016 and some other things . . .

    A Sneak Peak at the Class of 2016 and some other things . . .

    by on June 2nd, 2014

    Here’s a sneak peak into the Class of 2016. These numbers will change slightly – there will be some “summer melt” and we hope to still be able to make a handful of waitlist offers. Class will end up … Read More

  • Moving in the General Direction of Summer

    Moving in the General Direction of Summer

    by on April 29th, 2014

    Greetings. We are re-cycling this title from last year’s post around this time. Feels like it’s still appropriate. Tis the season for folks to start thinking about next year, visiting campus, figuring out where … Read More

  • Moving in the General Direction of Summer

    Moving in the General Direction of Summer

    by on April 29th, 2014

    Greetings. We are re-cycling this title from last year’s post around this time. Feels like it’s still appropriate. Tis the season for folks to start thinking about next year, visiting campus, figuring out where … Read More

  • Round 3 Interviews and Beyond

    Round 3 Interviews and Beyond

    by on April 14th, 2014

    Here’s the plan: On Thursday, April 17, hopefully at 12:00 noon Boston time, we will send out both interview invitations and release notifications. Thus, all Round 3 candidates will be hearing something from us on … Read More

  • Round 3 Interviews and Beyond

    Round 3 Interviews and Beyond

    by on April 14th, 2014

    Here’s the plan: On Thursday, April 17, hopefully at 12:00 noon Boston time, we will send out both interview invitations and release notifications. Thus, all Round 3 candidates will be hearing something from us on … Read More

  • Round Three Application Deadline

    Round Three Application Deadline

    by on April 4th, 2014

    We’re coming down the home stretch now. The Round 3 application deadline is Monday, April 7 at 12:00 noon EDT. We’ll be here this weekend to answer questions: We’ll have phone coverage on Saturday, … Read More

  • 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