Current Students

Sign Up to Attend

Use our online form to sign up for an orientation.

New Student Orientation

All new MBA-PM students are highly encouraged to attend New Student Orientation to:
  • Learn to maximize the performance of your class and work teams (interactive workshop with Gale Mote)
  • Discover how to effectively analyze & present case studies (working session with case coach Meg Thompson)  
  • Meet other new MBA-PM students
  • Ask questions to MBA-PM faculty and alumni panelists about expectations and tips for success

The MBA-PM orientation is provided free of charge.

Des Moines

Saturday, August 15, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
John & Mary Pappajohn Education Center, 1200 Grand Ave.
Room 328

Cedar Rapids

Saturday, August 22, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
John Pappajohn Business Building, 21 E Market Street, Iowa City
Room W401

Quad Cities

Saturday, August 22, 2015
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
John Pappajohn Business Building, 21 E Market Street, Iowa City
Room W401

*Note: You should request registration for classes BEFORE orientation, using the online registration system called ISIS.

Agenda

8:00 Breakfast
8:30 Welcome/Introductions
9:00 Team Building Workshop
11:20 Case Study Tutorial
12:20 Working Lunch
2:20 Team Case Presentations
3:20 Alumni/Current Student Panel
4:00 Networking Reception with students, staff & alumni volunteers

If you have any questions about the orientation, call 800-MBA-IOWA.