Engage socially and professionally with women across Sloan

Prospective Students

Women's Week 2019: SWIM is excited to announce that the MIT Sloan admissions team will host its annual Women’s Week in 6 cities from September 9-16, 2019. Women's Week is an incredible opportunity for prospective students to connect with Sloan women and learn more about Sloan's programs. These events will feature a “TIM” talk in select cities and a panel of local alumnae from across MIT Sloan's two-year MBA, Sloan Fellows MBA, and Executive MBA programs.

Seattle, WA: Monday, Sept 9, 6:30-8:30pm
Washington, DC: Monday, Sept 9, 6:45-8:45pm
New York City, NY: Tuesday, Sept 10, 6:30-8:30pm
San Francisco, CA: Wednesday, Sept 11, 6:30-8:30pm
London, UK: Wednesday, Sept 11, 6:30-8:30pm
Cambridge, MA: Monday, Sept 16, 6:30-8:30pm (livestream 6:45-7:45pm EST)

Please visit the admissions page on Women's Week to get further details and to register. If you have any questions, please reach out to the MIT Sloan admissions team at mbaadmissions.mitsloan@mit.edu

Flagship Events 

Push for Parity: SWIM organizes a week of lectures and workshops on advancing the conversation of gender parity in business culture. The next Push for Parity will take place in September 2018.

Conference Collaborations: Throughout the year, SWIM co-sponsors speakers for conferences such as the Retail and Commerce Conference or VC&I Conference.

Celebration Brunch:  The annual Celebration Brunch recognizes the achievements of women across MIT Sloan during the academic year.



Ongoing Programming

Speaker Series: SWIM hosts speakers each year to give current students the opportunity to learn from leaders across industries. Past topics have ranged from industry focused career advice to ethics in the workplace.

Workshops: SWIM organizes skill-development workshops to meet the personal and professional development needs of our members. SWIM workshops are strategically planed to address the issues that SWIM members feel are most critical for their professional development.

Community Service: Community service events are an opportunity to meet and interact with like-minded classmates who are passionate about giving back and creating meaningful impact. SWIM aims to form long-term relationships with local non-profit organizations such as Rosie’s place and Habitat for Humanity to craft on-going community service programs.

Mentorship:  SWIM offers a mentorship program to its members to make the MIT Sloan experience more smooth and enjoyable. During the summer prior to matriculation, first year students are match with second year students. Mentors serve as a resource to help navigate various facets of the business school experience, such as class recommendations, career advice, and cultural adjustment guidance.