While it is not required, sharing non-professional stories will allow you to shed some light on another area of your candidacy. This essay is essentially 3 questions crammed into one word essay. Be sure to consider each part carefully. By sharing this story and your learnings, you want to illustrate how you are uniquely suited to contribute to the Wharton community.
First, select an experience or accomplishment that reveals additional information about you and further illuminates your unique strengths. What have you done beyond what is in your resume? What makes you special? This the time to show this! Second, think carefully about what you learned from this experience.
By sharing your learnings, you will be able to show your character as well as how you are able to adapt to and grow from situations. These are crucial skills to demonstrate. Do not scan pictures, graphics and unnecessary text.
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Make sure scanned documents are clearly legible. Illegible documents will not be accepted and will delay the evaluation of your application. Francis J. Regular Decision If you submit and complete an application for Round 1 or Round 2, you will receive a decision according to the Wharton MBA Admissions decision release timeline. Our Early Decision program is binding. If admitted, you must withdraw your applications from all other law schools and refrain from initiating new applications.
You may not submit an early decision application to more than one law school. Once you have submitted your application through Wharton, the MBA application process is conducted independently by each school but the evaluation and decision-making are conducted jointly.
The LSAT is not required. We will accept LSAT results from any exam taken from June or thereafter for the class entering in fall If you take a test more than once or take more than one testing format, all scores will be considered and must be reported in the application form.
Penn Law will not accept test-taker score reports directly from the applicant nor can we accept score reports transferred from Wharton. You must use this service for the evaluation of your international transcripts.
The one exception to this requirement is if you completed the international work through a study-abroad, consortium, or exchange program sponsored by a US or Canadian institution, and the work is clearly indicated as such on the home campus transcript.
This service is included in the Credential Assembly Service registration fee. This service is included with your Credential Assembly Service registration. Note that we will accept up to four letters of recommendation through LSAC; however, your application is deemed complete with two letters of recommendation. We will notify you of the date upon which we receive your application from Wharton and inform you of any missing documents upon receipt of your Credential Assembly Service report.
We will also notify you of the date upon which your application is complete. As Lauder begins in early May of each year, the program only accepts applicants in Round 1 and Round 2. You will be prompted to submit these items in the online application. The OPI may be completed any time after July 1, to count for the current admissions cycle, but it must be completed by September 17, for Round 1 applicants or January 7, for Round 2 applicants.
OPI ratings are valid for a single application cycle, and reapplicants to the Lauder program will need to retake the OPI s. Please consult with the Lauder admissions office if you have questions regarding the language requirements for Lauder. These applicants should test in their native level language Spanish, French, or Italian , and in these cases a Superior rating is expected for admission. Native level Spanish, French, or Italian speakers who speak some Portuguese should test in Portuguese even if they expect their rating to be below Advanced.
Applicants to the Global Program must test at the Superior level. Applicants may test in their native language provided it is not English. Lauder Essay Applicants to the Lauder program are required to complete one Lauder essay: Please write no more than words explaining why you are applying to Lauder. Discuss why you are applying to the Lauder program detailing specific reasons for applying to your chosen Program of Concentration and describing how you see yourself benefiting from, and contributing to, the Lauder program overall.
Lauder Interview Lauder interviews are granted by invitation-only, based upon a full review of your submitted application. Typically, the Lauder interview is conducted off-campus with a graduate of the Lauder program or on-campus with a current Lauder student.
If you are invited to interview, you are required to complete the Wharton team-based discussion as well as a Lauder interview. In fact, nearly all of our students receive some kind of financial support for the graduate degree in International Studies. Financial support for the Lauder Program comes in the form of fellowships and is awarded upon admission.
But no! Same single-essay app, with an optional opportunity to submit other stuff. They kept the same questions? THESE questions? These are really not the easiest to deal with. A full pitch in just words? What do you hope to gain personally and professionally through the Wharton MBA? Not just reapplicants. You confound us.
I went forward alone to check the danger of ice conditions ahead.
This field is fully visible in our review system. Courses taken at Wharton prior to admission and matriculation into the Wharton MBA program may not be applied toward the degree requirements of the MBA. Records issued only once by institutions should be photocopied and certified as official copies by school officials or legal authorities, such as embassies or public notaries.
It is also expected that you touch upon your past successes, explaining how they are relevant to your future objectives. Over the last three years, clients have been awarded more than
Their website was wrong through most of the summer. You may not submit an early decision application to more than one law school. This will cause the process to fail. They kept the same questions?
Looking back, it was an amazing experience. Detailed information regarding the requirements and application process to obtain a student visa is sent to admitted students in the spring. When you have demonstrated your abilities and leadership potential in other essays, this incident will be just as a small blot in your application. I then became an Entrepreneur in Residence EIR in Precede, an entrepreneurship and investment firm, in hope to learn more about becoming an entrepreneur. Come clean with your records, instead of finding out later that you have received admission to a premier MBA program, but disqualified due to lack of disclosure. Given the unique nature of the program, applicants may not, after receiving an offer of admission, decide to enroll in one school and not the other i.
I showed them how wet my shirt was and all my bruises. I learned to see failure as something I move through, around or over, rather than letting it be a stopping point. No separate application is required. We will also provide some guidance here to help you determine how to approach the optional essay. Solving the problem required me to lead a wide variety of people in my country and abroad. To achieve this long-term career goal, I plan to land a post-MBA sell-side equity research position in an emerging market-focused team for a US firm.
These are crucial skills to demonstrate. As with essay one, avoid listing items. We came back from the time-out and they fought like lions. Then I understood that that was the core reason for many of our business strategy disagreements. I suggest being very specific in detailing the opportunities you plan to take advantage of on campus. The weakness essay is meant for work experience, and this essay is the only space where applicants can be open about their academic weaknesses.
If admitted, you will be required to provide official transcripts of all previous academic work to verify the information provided in the uploaded documents. How will you contribute to the Wharton community? This will give you the opportunity to include your real weaknesses in other essays. Recognizing the special challenges that international students face, both Wharton and the University of Pennsylvania provide information and resources to help you navigate the MBA application process, and we assist international students with issues like obtaining a visa and relocating to a new country. Applicants may test in their native language provided it is not English.
Francis J. This service is included in the Credential Assembly Service registration fee. You do not want to ignore these issues; the schools may think that you are being evasive. Examples of these are poor grades in college or in masters degree programs , low GMAT score particularly on the quant section , breaks in education or employment, and recommenders who may not be considered your managers. But, I had failed to push it through. As with essay one, avoid listing items.
Also, the joint-degree Lauder Program application is reviewed in its entirety by both the Lauder and Wharton Admissions Committees, and you must apply via a shared application. Conditional Admission We offer conditional admission to candidates who clearly demonstrate significant potential for success both within the Wharton MBA program and post MBA, but whom we feel need additional preparation before beginning the Wharton MBA program. Illegible documents will not be accepted and will delay the evaluation of your application. Applying for Interdisciplinary Programs You must apply to both Wharton and the second school or program.