Simon Business School

Diversity Conference -- 1200 x 450

Diversity Conference - 730 x 300

Visit. See for yourself.

Simon is dedicated to supporting thestudent experience through inclusive education.Diversity Conference gives US underrepresented minority candidates a chance to learn more about the opportunities available at the school, as well as meet with students, alumni, staff, and faculty.

Diversity Conference is an ideal opportunity to showcase how Simon is leading the way in reflecting the diversity of today’s business world and to learn more about our powerful partnerships with Management Leadership for Tomorrow and The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, an organization Simon has partnered with for 49 years.

October 6-7, 2017



Ranked the No. 8 
most diverseMBA program by U.S. News & World Report (November 2015).

Highlights and Agenda

Diversity Leadership Panel – Ask questions of several distinguished business professionals who are eager to share their advice as you embark on your business school journey.

Keynote Presentation – Dinner on Friday night will be highlighted by a keynote presentation from Alyssa Whitfield, founder and executive director of Dress for Success Rochester.

Simon Social Programming – Shine up your dancing shoes and attend our annual Fall Ball! 

Experience Simon Weekend Programming – Take a sample MBA class, conduct your admissions interview, network with faculty, students, and alumni, and much more.


Travel Stipend

Whether by car, bus, plane, or train, if you’re traveling from outside a 250-mile radius of Rochester, NY, to join us for Diversity Conference, we’ve got you covered. Travel stipends are available, and we’ll also cover the cost of hotel accommodations.

Contact us at at least four weeks in advance of your target visit date to request a travel stipend. For more information, please visit our Event Travel Stipend page.