Get to know The Consortium

We encourage individuals considering an MBA to explore all of their options when it comes to schools and finances. We hold several virtual events throughout the year that provide an opportunity for anyone to learn more about our mission, common application process and fellowship opportunity.

If you are unable to participate at the designated time, please register for the event and we will send you the recording to view at your convenience.

If you have any questions about our upcoming recruitment events, please send an email to or call 636-681-5460.

All virtual events are listed in Central Time.

See below for upcoming events:

  • Forté’s The Impact of an MBA: Women of Color Share Their Experiences

    11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Join Forté for a candid conversation with successful MBA women of color from Forté partner schools. They will share their b-school experiences and insights with prospective female MBA students. This session includes a live Q&A.

  • The MBA Tour: Spotlight on Black, Hispanic, and Indigenous MBAs

    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    The MBA Tour Spotlight on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is an initiative to showcase resources available to underserved communities in graduate management education. This Spotlight event focuses on Black, Hispanic, and Indigenous MBA candidates and will highlight program offerings, scholarships, and career opportunities that are actively promoting DEI initiatives to support this group.

  • The Consortium General Information Webinar #2

    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    In this hour-long webinar, a member of The Consortium Recruiting Team outlines the benefits of becoming a Consortium member, our common application process and the fellowship opportunity.

  • UNC’s MBA CGSM Coffee Chats

    All Day

    Schedule a virtual office hour appointment with a member of UNC’s admissions staff or a current Full-Time MBA student, or a coffee chat with a current Carolina Women in Business (CWIB) member at any time.

  • 2021 Forté Diversity Day

    11:00 am - 7:00 pm

    Join Forté at this free symposium for women who identify as African American, Black, Hispanic, Latinx, and/or Native American. Connect with other motivated women, network with mission-aligned companies, and explore how an MBA can help you rise up in the business world.

  • The Consortium’s Student Liaison Panel #2

    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Hear from The Consortium student liaisons across our 21 member schools.

  • Tepper School of Business’ Diversity Weekend

    All Day

    Throughout this virtual event, Tepper representatives will highlight the value of an MBA and the strengths of our program. We’ll showcase the differences and advantages of our diverse community, program, and global alumni network. We also share tips on the MBA application process.

  • MBA Application Preparation Seminar (MAPS) #4

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    MBA Application Preparation Seminars (MAPS) are designed to provide an opportunity for prospective MBA applicants to gain “insider” knowledge in navigating The Consortium’s admissions and application process. Our application deadlines are October 15, 2021 and January 5, 2022.

  • The Consortium’s Alumni Panel #2

    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    This webinar provides an opportunity for prospective MBAs to hear directly from Consortium alumni. Attendees will be able to ask alumni anything.