Once you’ve paid your deposit, visit our Getting Started page to learn how to claim your GW NetID and set up your email address. Also, join the GMBA Class of 2020 Facebook page so you can start getting to know your classmates.
Start considering your options and researching move in-dates, prices and neighborhoods. Since we are an urban campus, GW has very limited on-campus housing for graduate students, so be sure to start planning well in advance!
Get ready! August is a busy time for new GMBA students. Your first weeks at GW will be a whirl of new people and experiences. There’s a lot to do and remember, but with a little preparation you can hit the ground running.
For those of you wishing to brush up more before the start of GMBA C-Suite, we will host an optional Quantitative Bootcamp. The list of topics that will be covered during the QB workshop can be found here.
Prior to the start of the GMBA C-Suite, we invite you to attend a DC tradition, Jazz in the Garden! We will have a section reserved at the National Gallery’s Sculpture Garden on *Friday, August 3. The music starts at 5:00pm*, we will arrive early to ensure we have enough space so please feel free to come meet the us and your fellow classmates! We will have food and drinks and picnic blankets ready, hope to see you there!
One of the primary reasons an individual pursues an MBA degree is to enhance their career prospects. If this is your goal then rest assured that the F. David Fowler Career Center will be an active partner with you on your career journey.
Career management is a life-long process and success depends largely on how prepared you are for the competition. Your preparation will start early, even before you arrive on campus as you will be engaged in the required Career Roadmap course designed to accelerate your market-readiness for relevant internship opportunities. The deliverables for the course can be completed on Blackboard, an online portal to access course content across all of your classes. If you have any questions about the career deliverables, please contact Jeremy Wood at [email protected].
We ask that you please complete the below career deliverables within 4 weeks of obtaining access to this course on Blackboard. Instructions on how to do this are below. Following this timeline will help ensure you receive ample career support prior to arriving on campus as the Fall MBA recruiting season typically begins within three weeks of the start of classes. We understand that the transition from work-life to campus-life is not always easy, especially if you are new to The United States. However, please ensure that…
By June 15, you have completed your CareerLeader Assessment and uploaded results to Blackboard
By July 2, you have completed all pre-reading materials on Blackboard
By July 16, you have submitted a draft of your resume using ResumeGenius to Blackboard. (Resumes received after July 16 may not receive coach feedback before C-Suite)
…so that our career coaching team can begin working with you well before you arrive here in August.
We hope this gives you a good start for the summer. We look forward to meeting you in August!
All students admitted to a master’s program at The George Washington (GW) School of Business are required to successfully complete the online academic integrity module.
The Academic Integrity Module will be available on Blackboard on August 1. You will be registered for classes int eh end of June, afterwards you will have Blackboard access, use your NetID (GW email, name before @) and password to sign in.
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