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MBA FYI | Evening Graduate Students

Welcome Incoming Students!

We look forward to seeing you on campus soon! Between now and then, we have a number of activities scheduled to help you in your transition to TCU, plus social events so you can meet your classmates. More information is provided below and will be updated as we approach the beginning of the school year.

 

Evening Class Reps 2017 Welcome from the Evening Program Class Representatives

These students are selected by their peers to work closely with school administration and faculty on issues of interest to the evening graduate students.
Currently serving as evening program class representatives:

Shawn Hullet, Professional MBA; Ashley O’Connor, Energy MBA-Accelerated; Chris Brawley, Professional MBA-Accelerated; Ryan Humm, MS-SCM; Michael Szczachor, Energy MBA; Pete McElvain, Energy MBA

 

Key Dates for Incoming Students:

Professional MBA

Orientation Dates 
Orientation night #1 – August 7, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Orientation night #2 – August 9, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Accounting Workshops
Accounting workshop #1 – August 11 (8:30 am – 12:00 pm)
Accounting workshop #2 – August 14 (6:00 pm – 9:30 pm)
Accounting workshop #3 – August 16 (6:00 pm – 9:30 pm)

Classes begin
Week of August 20th

Professional MBA - Accelerated

Orientation Dates 
Orientation night #1 – June 12, 5:00 pm – 8:30pm
Orientation night #2 – June 14, 5:30 pm – 7:30pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Summer Classes (Hybrid online and face-to-face)
Marketing: June 16 - June 30 
On-campus sessions: 
Saturday, June 16, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, June 30, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Finance: June 30 - July 21
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, June 30, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, July 21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, lunch to follow

Supply Chain: July 21 - August 4
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, July 21, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, August 10, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Business Simulation:
Friday, August 10, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, August 11, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, August 12, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Energy MBA

Orientation Dates
Orientation night #1 – June 26, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Orientation night #2 – June 28, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Summer Classes begin July 2nd
Accounting – July 2-20, Tuesday and Thursday
Accounting – July 23-August 10, Monday and Wednesday

Accelerated Energy MBA

Orientation Dates
Orientation night #1 – June 12, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Orientation night #2 – June 14, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Summer Classes (Hybrid online and face-to-face)
Marketing: June 16 - June 30 
On-campus sessions: 
Saturday, June 16, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, June 30, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Finance: June 30 - July 21
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, June 30, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, July 21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, lunch to follow

Supply Chain: July 21 - August 4
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, July 21, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, August 10, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Business Simulation:
Friday, August 10, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, August 11, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, August 12, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

MS-Supply Chain Management

Orientation Dates
Orientation #1 – Virtual Orientation Via Zoom – July 24, 6:30-7:30 pm OR Aug 4, 9:30-10:30 am
Orientation #2 – August 8, details pending
Orientation #3 – August 24, details pending

Classes begin
Week of August 20th

Health Care MBA

Orientation Dates
Orientation night #1 – June 26, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Orientation night #2 – June 28, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Summer Classes begin July 2nd
Accounting – July 2-20, Tuesday and Thursday
Accounting – July 23-August 10, Monday and Wednesday

Health Care MBA - Accelerated

Orientation Dates
Orientation night #1 – June 12, 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Orientation night #2 – June 14, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Orientation night #3 – To be determined

Summer Classes (Hybrid online and face-to-face)
Marketing: June 16 - June 30 
On-campus sessions: 
Saturday, June 16, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Saturday, June 30, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Finance: June 30 - July 21
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, June 30, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, July 21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, lunch to follow

Supply Chain: July 21 - August 4
On-campus sessions:
Saturday, July 21, 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday, August 10, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Business Simulation:
Friday, August 10, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, August 11, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday, August 12, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Additional Resources:

Campus Resource Links

TCU Bookstore
Information about books for the fall semester will be available in the spring.

Campus Map

Academic Calendar
The 5-year calendar provides key dates. A more detailed calendar specific to the MBA program will be made available at START.

TCU Recreation Center
No need to join a fitness center! The “Rec” has everything you will need. Once you are a student in the fall, you will have free access to the Rec. For those arriving in the summer, we will offer reduced rates for access. More information soon.

TCU Health Insurance
Health insurance is available for students through the TCU Aetna Student plan

Key Contacts

START Workshop 
Anne Rooney, Executive Director, Graduate Programs
a.rooney@tcu.edu  | 817-257-7991

Neeley Graduate Career Services
LaTanya Johns
Director, Graduate Career Center 
l.johns@tcu.edu | 817-257-7152

Pre-Enrollment Modules 
Olivia Williams, Director, MBA Academic Services 
o.williams@tcu.edu  | 817-257-7155  

Need-Based Financial Aid, Student Loans and Grants 
Debbie Mar, Coordinator, Graduate Financial Aid 
TCU Office of Financial Aid 
d.mar@tcu.edu  |  817-257-7872

Veteran Affairs
Ricardo Avitia,
, Veterans Specialist
TCU Registrar's Office
r.avitia@tcu.edu | 817-257-5089

Health Insurance and TCU Health Center 
healthcenter@tcu.edu |  817-257-7940

Pre-Enrollment Academic Modules

To help you “hit the ground running” when classes begin, you will have access to several online modules designed to give you the base of knowledge necessary to be productive in your classes. The available online modules are:

  • Accounting Module
    Access will be available by May 1 or sooner
  • Harvard Business School Quants Module
    Access to this module will open on August 1, 2017 and remain open until August 1, 2018.

Depending on your background and program, you may or may not need to complete the modules. If you do need to complete the modules, please be aware that they can be quite time consuming and plan accordingly.

Learn more in the Everything Academic section of MBAFYI.