Program Kick-Off and Orientation
New graduate students will gather for orientation activities designed to set you up for success in your graduate school journey. With a kick-off dinner on Friday and an all-day orientation experience on Saturday, you will be informed, prepared, and inspired for what lies ahead.
Kick-Off Dinner (5:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)
- Friday, August 12, 2022 – Full-Time MBA, Innovation MBA, Professional MBA
- Friday, August 19, 2022 – Master of Science in Accounting Analytics, Master of Business Analytics
You and a guest are invited to attend a wonderful evening of introduction to your University of Louisville College of Business graduate experience. Assistant Dean Vernon Foster, program directors, faculty, and staff all join together to welcome you in style. We’ll start with a cocktail reception at 5:00 p.m. and a sit-down dinner at 6:00 p.m., all followed by introductions and information to prepare you for orientation the next day.
Orientation (7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
- Saturday, August 13, 2022 – Full-Time MBA, Innovation MBA, Professional MBA
- Saturday, August 20, 2022 – Master of Science in Accounting Analytics, Master of Business Analytics
The morning will focus on an academic overview of your program, plus a debrief of the Predictive Index assessment, which you will be asked to complete before orientation. The afternoon session will bring everything you need under one roof in our Student Support expo, where you can get your questions answered and meet the dynamic support staff here to help you throughout your program. You will walk away feeling prepared for what lies ahead.