Carnegie Mellon University

2019-2020 MBA Recruiting Calendar

Our recruiting calendar enables recruiters to engage with MBA students during timeframes that accommodate most schedules.

Aug. 26 (Monday) Mini 1 classes begin
Aug. 28 (Wednesday) Corporate presentations begin
Sept. 2 (Monday) Labor Day
Sept. 9,16,17 (Monday, Tuesday) MBA Network Nights
Sept. 16 (Monday) On-campus recruiting begins for graduating students
Sept. 26-28 (Thursday-Saturday) Nat’l Black MBA Career Expo, Houston, TX
Oct. 9 (Wednesday) Last day of Mini 1 classes
Oct. 11-15 (Friday-Tuesday) Mini 1 final exams
Oct. 21-25 (Monday-Friday) MBA recruiting trips and treks
*Dates subject to change
Oct. 28 (Monday) Mini 2 classes begin
Oct. 30-Nov. 1 (Wednesday-Friday) Prospanica Career Expo, Orlando, FL
Nov. 27-29 (Wednesday-Friday) Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 12 (Thursday) Last day of Mini 2 classes
Dec. 14-16 (Saturday-Monday) Mini 2 final exams
Dec. 17 - January 12, 2020 Winter break
*Dates subject to change
Jan. 6-10 (Monday-Friday) MBA recruiting trips and treks
Jan. 13 (Monday) Mini 3 classes begin
Jan. 13 (Monday) On-campus recruiting begins for summer internships
and continues for graduating students
Jan. 20 (Monday) Martin Luther King Day
Feb. 26 (Wednesday) Last day of Mini 3 classes
Feb. 28-March 2 (Friday-Monday) Mini 3 final exams
March 3-6 (Tuesday-Friday) MBA recruiting trips and treks
March 9-13 (Monday-Friday) Spring break
*Dates subject to change
March 16 (Monday) Mini 4 classes begin
March 16 (Monday) On-campus recruiting continues
April 28 (Tuesday) Last day of Mini 4 classes
April 30-May 4 (Thursday-Monday) Mini 4 final exams
May 16 (Saturday) Graduation
*Dates subject to change

Interview Options

Interview 1 8:30 - 9 a.m.
Interview 2 9 - 9:30 a.m.
Interview 3 9:30 - 10 a.m.
Break 10 - 10:15 a.m.
Interview 4 10:15 - 10:45 a.m.
Interview 5 10:45 - 11:15 a.m.
Interview 6 11:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Interview 7 1- 1:30 p.m.
Interview 8 1:30 - 2 p.m.
Interview 9 2 - 2:30 p.m.
Break 2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Interview 10 2:45 - 3:15 p.m.
Interview 11 3:15 - 3:45 p.m.
Interview 12 3:45 - 4:15 p.m.
Interview 13

4:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Interview 1 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Interview 2 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Break 10:30 - 10:45 a.m.
Interview 3
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Interview 4
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.
Interview 5
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.
Break 2:45 - 3 p.m.
Interview 6
3 - 4 p.m.
Interview 7 4 - 5 p.m.

*Back-to-back interviews are two schedules, which consist of two consecutive interviews for each student

Interview 1 8:30 - 9:15 a.m.
Interview 2 9:15 - 10 a.m.
Break 10 - 10:15 a.m.
Interview 3 10:15 - 11 a.m.
Interview 4 11 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Interview 5   1 - 1:45 p.m.
Interview 6 1:45 - 2:30 p.m.
Break 2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Interview 7 2:45 - 3:30 p.m.
Interview 8 3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
Interview 9 4:15 - 5 p.m.
Interview 1 8:30 - 10 a.m.
Break 10 - 10:15 a.m.
Interview 2 10:15 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Interview 3 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Break 2:30 - 2:45 p.m.
Interview 4 2:45 - 4:15 p.m.

*Back-to-back interviews are two schedules, which consist of two consecutive interviews for each student