Articles by Harvard Business School

The Global Experience at HBS

by Harvard Business School on November 20, 2018

I’m checking back in as we wrap up the interview process for Round 1 applicants. I’ll say it again: this is my favorite part of [...]


Essay – App Tips Summer Series

by Harvard Business School on July 20, 2018

Let me start by reminding you of the prompt: “As we review your application, what more would you like us to know as we consider your [...]


Employment History – App Tips Summer Series

by Harvard Business School on July 13, 2018

I am starting with the Employment section because I think there’s a temptation to just “go through the motions” in this part of the app [...]


Application Tips Summer Series

by Harvard Business School on July 9, 2018

When July hits, I know from personal experience, that applying starts to feel “real” when you are planning to apply to HBS in Round 1. In [...]


Application Tips Summer Series

by Harvard Business School on July 9, 2018

When July hits, I know from personal experience, that applying starts to feel “real” when you are planning to apply to HBS in Round 1. In [...]


The Class of 2021 Application is Now Open!

by Harvard Business School on June 13, 2018

I know that many of you have been waiting to get started on your application, so I am thrilled to announce that the application for [...]


News About Rounds for the Class of 2021

by Harvard Business School on May 15, 2018

After careful consideration, we have decided to focus our MBA application process on two rounds — with deadlines in September and January — and to [...]


Upcoming Dates for 2+2 and Round 3

by Harvard Business School on April 20, 2018

As promised, I wanted to share some upcoming dates. Happy Friday to all. 2+2 Interview Notification Early Release – April 30 2+2 Notification Day – May [...]


Looking Ahead to the Class of 2021

by Harvard Business School on April 18, 2018

We are taking a small break in our Round 3 / 2+2 programming to look ahead with you to the Class of 2021—this is for [...]


Round 3

by Harvard Business School on March 30, 2018

Monday, April 2 is the Round 3 application deadline! Remember to submit all the application materials by noon eastern time, and remind your recommenders to [...]


Round 2 Decisions + Upcoming Deadlines

by Harvard Business School on March 20, 2018

I know I don’t have to remind you that tomorrow’s the day we release admissions decisions. You will find them at noon eastern on your [...]


Introducing the Global Opportunity Fellowship (GO:Africa)

by Harvard Business School on January 31, 2018

Congratulations to all who received interview invitations yesterday for Round 2. We look forward to meeting you in cities around the world, as well as [...]


Wave 2: Invitations & Release Notifications Go Out Tomorrow

by Harvard Business School on January 29, 2018

​Our final wave of Round 2 interview invitations will go out tomorrow, January 30, at 12:00 PM EST. Both interview invitations and release notifications will [...]


Wave 1: Invitations have gone out!

by Harvard Business School on January 25, 2018

At noon today, we sent out our first wave of interview invitations via email and on behalf of the entire Admissions Board, I wanted to [...]