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On-Campus Events

If you’re able to visit us, please do.

We offer a variety of ways to learn about the Stanford Graduate School of Business experience firsthand. If you are unable to visit Stanford, check our calendar for an event near you. We visit many cities around the world.

On-Campus Information Sessions

Information sessions are opportunities for you to get a detailed overview of the MBA Program’s distinctive features and admission process, and to ask your questions. We also invite MBA students to share their experiences at information sessions held during the academic year.

Session Times

Monday and Friday
10:45am to 12:10pm
Find an information session on the calendar, and register online.

Information sessions conclude in time to accommodate those interested in taking Knight Management Center tours, departing from the Bass Center at 12:15pm (when tours are available.)

Class Visit Program

Observe the Stanford GSB academic experience in real time.

Session Times

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays
Class visits generally begin a few weeks after the start of the academic quarter. Please consult the event calendar to check availability and register, prior to planning your visit. 

Class Visit Process

Because space is limited, and to minimize the potential for class disruptions, we ask that you:

  • Register only if you are seriously considering applying to the program.
  • For an overview of the MBA Program, attend an on-campus information session first.
  • Make your reservation two to three weeks in advance; spaces fill up quickly.
  • Sign up for only one class per quarter.
  • Stay for the full duration (an hour and forty five minutes) of the class.
  • Attend the class as a silent observer (do not participate in class discussions).

Please note: We cannot accommodate requests for specific classes.

Knight Management Center Tours

Led by current MBA students, these 30-minute tours of Stanford GSB’s home — Knight Management Center — are a great way to discover the vibrant environment where MBA students learn. You will have time to ask questions and hear firsthand about the Stanford GSB experience.

Tour Sessions

Monday and Friday (immediately following on-campus information sessions)
Bass Center
Registration is not required.

Tours will be offered through 10 June 2016, with the exception of: 

  • Friday, 25 March
  • Monday, 18 April
  • Monday, 30 May
Other Tours

Stanford University tours are conducted by Visitor Information Services daily at 11:00am and 3:15pm.

Tours of the d. school: Institute of Design at Stanford are offered most Fridays at noon.

Last Updated 23 Feb 2016