Simon Business School

Women's Conference - 1200 x 450

Women's Conference - 730 x 300

Creating Opportunities for Women
in Business

Empowering women to succeed in businessis a top priority at Simon. We’re a Forté Foundation partner and are also home to Simon Women in Business, an organization dedicated to supporting businesswomen in graduate school and beyond.

Registration Closed

Contact us at or 585.275.3533 to visit campus.


Women made up 44 
 percent of our full-time 
 MBA Class of 2017.

Highlights and Agenda

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

Executive Chat – Dinner on Friday night will be highlighted by an executive chat with Maija Arbolino ’86S (MBA), chief financial officer at Open Society Foundations.

Simon Social Programming – Get in touch with your inner sommelier and attend our social event hosted by Simon’s UNcorked Club!

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


Partial 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 Women's Conference, we’ve got you covered. Partial travel stipends are available and we’ll also cover the cost of hotel accommodations.

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

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