Full-Time MBA

Online Chats

Upcoming Chats

Booth Women Connect Live Chat - Friday, May 29, Noon - 1 p.m. CST

As part of Women’s Week 2015, join our live chat with current students from the Chicago Booth Women in Business (CWiB) group about the Booth experience and how it has made an impact on their careers. Learn more about how the panelists navigate academics and recruiting, and the dynamic and supportive community at Booth.
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Previous Chat Events

The Booth Experience - Wednesday, April 1, Noon - 1 p.m. CST

Chat live with The Booth Experience team: Edward, Ignacio, Suzi, Linda, Jatin, Darren, Tyler, Craig, and Alex! Ask about classes, student life, faculty, recruiting, and what it's like to live in Chicago. Don't miss this opportunity to chat directly with The Booth Experience bloggers.
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Social Impact at Booth - Wednesday, March 11, Noon - 1 p.m. CST

Join our live chat to learn more about the Social Enterprise Initiative (SEI) at Chicago Booth. Learn how SEI aims to support the aspirations of students and alumni to impact societal issues and further research on how institutions help solve global problems. Ask about SEI’s student and alumni programming on impact investing, social entrepreneurship, nonprofit board service, and more, as well as get insights into how Booth can prepare you for a career in social impact.
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Entrepreneurship at Booth - Thursday, February 25, Noon - 1 p.m. CST

Join us for a live chat about entrepreneurship at Booth. Current students and staff from the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Career Services, and Admissions will be on hand to answer your questions. Ask about resources and opportunities that are available to students who would like to pursue careers in entrepreneurship, private equity, venture capital, and social entrepreneurship. Learn about recruiting, competitions, curriculum choices, student groups, and more!
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Marketing at Booth - Wednesday, February 11, Noon - 1 p.m. CST

Join us for a live chat about marketing at Booth. Students and staff from the James M. Kilts Center for Marketing, Career Services, and Admissions will answer your questions about resources and opportunities available to students who want to pursue careers in marketing. Learn about recruiting, competitions, curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more.
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Live Chat on Twitter – Tuesday, December 16, Noon—1 p.m. CST

If you're considering a Booth MBA, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions Committee. Whether you're just beginning your MBA research or are preparing to apply in Round 2, ask about this year's essay questions, letters of recommendation, Booth admissions events, and more. To participate in this live chat, follow @BoothFullTime on Twitter and use hashtag #BoothMBA in your tweets.
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Live Chat with Admissions - Wednesday, November 19, 11 a.m.—Noon CT

Whether you’ve already applied, or are preparing to apply in Round Two, you won't want to miss this informative Live Chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions Committee. Learn about interviews, essays, getting great letters of recommendation, and more.
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Live Chat with Admissions - Tuesday, October 14, 11 a.m.—Noon CST

If you are preparing for your Round Two application or your Round One interview, don’t miss this live chat. Ask the Admissions Committee about your pre-MBA work experience and extracurricular activities, how to get great letters of recommendation, and next steps for Round One interviews.
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Live Chat With Admissions - Tuesday, September 23, 11 a.m.—Noon CST

Whether you are just beginning your MBA research or preparing to apply before the September 25 Round 1 deadline, don’t miss this live chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions committee. Ask about your pre-MBA work experience, our essay and presentation, letters of recommendation, extracurricular activities, interviews, or Booth admissions events.
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Live Chat on Twitter - Tuesday, September 9, 12pm - 1pm CT

If you're considering a Booth MBA, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions Committee. Whether you're just beginning your MBA research or are preparing to apply in Round 1, ask about this year's essay questions, letters of recommendation, Booth admissions events, and more. To participate in this live chat, follow @BoothFullTime on Twitter and use hashtag #BoothMBA in your tweets.
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Live Chat on Twitter - Wednesday, July 16, Noon—1 p.m. CST

If you're considering a Booth MBA, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions Committee. Whether you're just beginning your MBA research or are preparing to apply in Round 1, ask about this year's essay questions, letters of recommendation, Booth admissions events, and more. To participate in this live chat, follow @BoothFullTime on Twitter and use hashtag #BoothMBA in your tweets.
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Chat live with current students - Tuesday, June 3, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Chat live with current students about The Booth Experience! Ask about classes, student life, faculty, recruiting, and what it’s like to live in Chicago. You will meet students from the US and around the world, those with partners or families, and Boothies who are members of various student groups and representing different industries. Don’t miss this opportunity to chat directly with current students.
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Special Interest Industries Chat - Tuesday, May 13, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Learn about Chicago Booth's wide range of resources in a chat with Career Services staff and Booth students pursuing careers in agribusiness, education, energy, family business, health care, media and entertainment, hospitality, and retail. Check out the participants' bios and join us to find out more about Booth's curricular options, extracurricular opportunities, student groups, recruiting, and more!
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Recruiting for Consulting - Wednesday, April 16, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Join us for a live chat with current students and staff on recruiting for consulting at Chicago Booth. Get answers from students who are pursuing careers in strategy and consulting, as well as staff from Admissions and Career Services.

Get information on the resources available to help students learn about, prepare for, and land jobs in strategy and consulting. Find out about curricular choices, school resources, student groups, peer and alumni mentorship, recruiting and more.
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Twitter Chat with Admissions - Wednesday, March 19, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Whether you've already applied to Chicago Booth or are preparing to apply in Round Three, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time MBA Admissions Committee. Learn about interviews, essays, getting great letters of recommendation, and more. Ask the Admissions Committee your application questions, or follow @BoothFullTime and use #BoothMBA in your tweets.
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Recruiting for Finance - Wednesday, March 12, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Chat live with Booth Career Services staff and current students who are pursuing careers in areas such as investment banking, investment management, sales and trading, corporate finance and hedge funds. This is your opportunity to ask students about recruiting, their curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more.
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Marketing at Booth Thursday, February 13, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Join us for a live chat about marketing at Booth. Students and staff from the James M. Kilts Center for Marketing, Career Services, and Admissions will answer your questions about resources and opportunities available to students who want to pursue careers in marketing. Learn about recruiting, competitions, curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more.
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Twitter Chat Tuesday, February 4, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Join our live chat on Twitter. Ask the Admissions Committee your questions about interviews, pre-MBA work experience, extracurricular activities, and more. Follow @BoothFullTime or @BoothEveWknd and use #BoothMBA in your tweets.
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Entrepreneurship at Booth Thursday, January 16, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Join us for a live chat about entrepreneurship at Booth. Current students and staff from the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Career Services, and Admissions will be on hand to answer your questions regarding resources and opportunities that are available to students who would like to pursue careers in entrepreneurship, private equity, venture capital, and social entrepreneurship. Learn about recruiting, competitions, curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more!
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Twitter Chat Thursday, December 19, Noon—1 p.m. CST

Whether you’ve already applied, or preparing to apply, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time, Evening, Weekend and Executive MBA programs. Learn about interviews, essays, getting great letters of recommendation, and more. Ask the admissions committee your application questions, or just follow @BoothFullTime, @BoothEveWknd, or @BoothExecMBA and use #boothmba in your tweets.
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Tuesday, November 19, 11 a.m.—noon CST

If you are preparing for your Round Two application or your Round One interview, don’t miss this live chat. Ask the Admissions Committee about your pre-MBA work experience and extracurricular activities, and learn tips on getting great letters of recommendation. Read the Insider Blog for more advice before the chat.
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Twitter Chat Tuesday, October 29, Noon1 p.m. CST

Whether you’ve already applied, or preparing to apply, you won't want to miss the Live Twitter Chat with the Full-Time, Evening, Weekend and Executive MBA programs. Learn about interviews, essays, getting great letters of recommendation, and more. Ask the admissions committee your application questions, or just follow @BoothFullTime, @BoothEveWknd, or @BoothExecMBA and use #boothmba in your tweets.
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Thursday, October 17, 11 a.m.noon CST

Preparing for Your MBA Interview. Round 1 applicants, get ready; interview invitations are going out soon. Join this live chat to ask the admissions committee all about the interview process. If you are preparing to apply in Round 2, ask about the application, essays, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and more.
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013: Noon1 p.m. CT

Join our Live Chat on Twitter and ask about work experience, the evaluation process, the 2014 essay questions and more. Follow @BoothFullTime and use #boothmba in your tweets.
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Thursday, September 5, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

If you are getting ready to prepare your Round One application, you won’t want to miss this live chat. Ask the Admissions Committee your questions about pre-MBA work experience, extra-curricular activities, and getting great letters of recommendation. Read the Insider Blog for more tips before the chat.
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Thursday, August 8, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

You've already decided that you want your MBA - now it's time to think about your MBA research and application plan! Chat with the Admissions committee about application strategy and the evaluation process. Ask about the 2014 essay questions, the GMAT and GRE, letters of recommendation and more.
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Thursday, July 25, 2013: Noon1 p.m. CT

Business school application deadlines are coming soon - it's time to think about your application strategy! Chat live on Twitter with Chicago Booth and find out how we look at your essays, and what you can do to get great letters of recommendation. Ask the admissions committee your application questions or just follow #boothmba for tips and insights. Follow @BoothFullTime, @BoothEveWknd, or @BoothExecMBA and use the #boothmba hashtag in your tweets.
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Thursday, July 11, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Thinking about applying to Chicago Booth? Chat with the Admissions committee about how to prepare for application season and plan your application strategy. Ask about the evaluation process, the 2014 essay questions and more.
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Tuesday, June 4, 2013: Noon1 p.m. CT

You've already decided that you want your MBA - now it's time to think about your MBA research and application plan! Chat live on Twitter with Chicago Booth admissions directors from all of our MBA programs--Full-Time MBA, Evening MBA, Weekend MBA, and Executive MBA. Learn more and ask questions about the application, essays, curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, recruiting, and more! Follow @BoothFullTime, @BoothEveWknd, or @BoothExecMBA and use the #boothmba hashtag in your tweets.
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Thursday, April 25, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Chat live with current students about The Booth Experience! Ask about classes, student life, faculty, diversity at Booth, recruiting, and what it’s like to live in Chicago. You will meet students from the US and around the world, those with partners or families, and Boothies with various career pursuits. Members from these student groups will also join; OUTreach (LGBT Students and Allies), Booth Technology Group, the Graduate Business Council, DSAC, the Armed Forces Group, Chicago Women in Business - just to name a few!
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Tuesday, April 9, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Chat live with Booth Career Services staff and current students pursuing careers in industries such as health care, media and entertainment, retail, family business, agribusiness and hospitality. This is your opportunity to ask students about recruiting for these careers at Booth, their curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more!
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Thursday, March 21, 2013: 56 p.m. CT

With the Round Three application deadline approaching on April 4, the Admissions team will be available to answer any of your questions related to the application or the admissions process.
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Join us for a live chat with current Booth students who are studying Marketing at Chicago Booth. Students, Career Services staff, and Admissions will answer your questions about the Marketing concentration at Chicago Booth and the Kilts Center for Marketing. Learn about curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, recruiting, and more!
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Thursday, February 28, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Join us for a live chat with current Booth students who are pursuing careers in strategy and consulting. This is your opportunity to ask students, as well as Career Services staff, about the resources that are available to help students make the most informed choices regarding strategy and consulting careers. Learn about curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, recruiting, and more!
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Thursday, February 14, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Considering a career in finance? Chat live with Booth Career Services staff and current students who are pursuing careers in areas such as investment banking, investment management, corporate finance, hedge funds, sales and trading, and real estate. This is your opportunity to ask students about recruiting, their curriculum choices, concentrations, student groups, and more.
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Thursday, January 31, 2013: 11 a.m.Noon CT

Entrepreneurship faculty, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship staff, and current students will be available to answer your questions about entrepreneurship at Chicago Booth. This is your opportunity to learn more about entrepreneurship, private equity, venture capital, social entrepreneurship, family business, energy, and the Polsky Center resources. Career Services staff will also be available to chat about pursuing a career in entrepreneurship.
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