Harvard | Mr. Fraternity Philanthropy
GMAT 720, GPA 3.3
Wharton | Mr. Energy Industry
GMAT 740, GPA 3.59
Columbia | Ms. New York
GMAT 710, GPA 3.25
Harvard | Ms. Chemical Engineer
GMAT 720, GPA 3.53
Harvard | Mr. Aspiring Social Investor
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
London Business School | Mr. Global Graduate Scheme
GMAT 750, GPA 7.2/10
Stanford GSB | Ms. Startup Poet
GRE 330, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Ms. Transformation
GMAT 720, GPA 3.6
Stanford GSB | Mr. Navy Officer
GMAT 770, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Mr. Startup
GRE 327, GPA 3.35
INSEAD | Mr. Sailor in Suit
GMAT 740, GPA 3.6
Tuck | Mr. Global Corp Comms
GRE 325, GPA 3.4
Harvard | Mr. Aero Software ENG
GRE 312, GPA 3.3
Kellogg | Mr. Lucky Banker
GMAT 730, GPA 4.0
Chicago Booth | Mr. Honduras IE
GMAT 730, GPA 3.4
Stanford GSB | Mr. Energy Reform
GMAT 700, GPA 3.14 of 4
HEC Paris | Mr. iOS App Developer
GMAT 610, GPA 3.3
IU Kelley | Ms. Biracial Single Mommy
, GPA 2.5/3.67 Grad
Harvard | Mr. Public Finance
GMAT 720, GPA 3.9
Stanford GSB | Mr. Rocket Scientist Lawyer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.65 Cumulative
Kellogg | Mr. Danish Raised, US Based
GMAT 710, GPA 10.6 out of 12
Darden | Mr. Leading Petty Officer
GRE (MCAT) 501, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Ms. Almost Ballerina
GRE ..., GPA ...
Darden | Mr. Federal Consultant
GMAT 780, GPA 3.26
Harvard | Mr. Polyglot
GMAT 740, GPA 3.65
Darden | Mr. Engineer Consultant
GMAT 730, GPA 3.47
Stanford GSB | Mr. Systems Change
GMAT 730, GPA 4

Best MBA Commencement Speakers: Class of 2019

North Carolina (Kenan-Flagler)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: William B. Harrison, Jr., Former Chairman and CEO, JP Morgan Chase

Graduation Information: 2019 Kenan-Flagler MBA Graduation

Additional Note: MBAs can also participate in the full school graduation, which will be held on May 12th. Jonathan T.M. Reckford, the CEO of Habitat for Humanity, will deliver the commencement address. To learn about this ceremony, click here.


Notre Dame (Mendoza)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2018

Graduation Speaker: John Affleck-Graves, Executive V.P. of the University of Notre Dame

Additional Note: Notre Dame’s university commencement ceremony will be held on May 19th. The keynote speaker will be Peggy Noonan, author and speechwriter for Ronald Reagan.


Babson College

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Akio Toyoda (’82), President of Toyota Motor Corporation

Graduation Information: 2019 Commencement Ceremony


Tepper School Of Business Poets&Quants MBA Profile

Carnegie Mellon (Tepper)

Graduation Date: May 18, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Eric Butler CEO, Aswani-Butler Investment Associates, LLC

Graduation Information: CMU Commencement Weekend

Additional Note: The all-school commencement will also take place on May 19th, with David Tepper (’82 MBA) delivering the keynote address.


University of Virginia (Darden)

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Dean Scott Beardsley and elected students

Graduation Information: 2019 Darden Graduation Basics


Wharton School (Penn)

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Jonathan Gray, President and COO of Blackstone

Graduation Information: Wharton 2019 Graduation

The San Francisco MBA for Executives ceremony, which will be held on May 5th, features Anthony Noto, CEO of SoFi as the speaker.

Oracle CEO Safra Catz as the speaker. The Philadelphia MBA for Executives ceremony, which takes places on May 18, will be addressed by David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and CO-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group.


Columbia Business School

Graduation Date: May 19, 2019

Graduation Speaker:  To Be Announced

Graduation Information: 2019 Columbia Business School Recognition

Additional Note: The school will be making its accouncement on April 20th. Last year, the school hosted Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR).


University of Minnesota (Carlson)

Graduation Date: May 20, 2019

Graduation Speaker:  Jim Weber, Chairman and CEO of Brooks Running Company

Graduation Information:  2019 Carlson Graduation and Commencement Ceremony Details


Yale School of Management

Graduation Date: May 20, 2019

Graduation Speaker: To be announced.

Graduation Information: 2019 Yale SOM Diploma Ceremony

Additional Note: Yale SOM always has student speakers for class day. The students have not yet been who the speakers will be for the all-school class day and commencement ceremonies.


New York University (Stern)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Janet Foutty, Chair and CEO of Deloitte Consulting

Graduation Information: 2019 NYU Stern Graduate Convocation


U.C.-Berkeley (Haas)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2019

Graduation Speaker: Patrick Awuah (’99), Founder of Ashesi University in Ghana

Graduation Information: 2019 Haas Commencement


University of Texas (McCombs)

Graduation Date: May 24, 2018

Graduation Speaker: Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture North America

Graduation Information: 2019 Texas MBA Convocation

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