Johnson Military Preview

November 8, 2018

Johnson Military Preview is designed for prospective Military applicants and will introduce you to our Cornell MBA programs and academic community. Throughout the experience, you will have the opportunity to meet with veteran students, faculty, and staff and gain first-hand knowledge of how to successfully position yourself in the MBA Admissions process.

Participants will be eligible to receive an invitation to interview throughout the application cycle along with a Johnson application fee waiver for use during the 2019 application year. Candidates applying via The Consortium will receive up to a $200 travel voucher in lieu of the Johnson application fee waiver.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid at

*Registration is expected to open in August 2018.

Schedule of Events for 2017 (2018 is TBD)

9:00 AM

Check-In & Breakfast

111 Sage Hall (Check-In) & 103 Breazzano (Breakfast Sponsored by Deloitte)

  • Meet students, faculty, and staff

9:30 AM


103 Breazzano

  • Associate Dean Vishal Gaur
  • Brady Reece, MBA ’18 and President of Johnson Association of Veterans

10:00 AM

Guest Speaker

221 Breazzano

  • James Barger, Senior Vice President - Marketing President and Commercial Banking; Leader at KeyBank, Johnson MBA ’93

11:00 AM

Admissions & Financial Aid Overview

221 Breazzano

  • Ann Richards, Sr. Associate Director of Admissions & Director of Financial Aid
  • Eddie Asbie, Associate Director of Admissions & Financial Aid

11:45 AM

Lunch (Sponsored by Deloitte)

103 Breazzano

  • Resume Overview with AoV Members 

12:35 PM

Group Photo

Breazzano Staircase

12:50 PM

Cornell Tour

1:15 PM

Class Visits

Sage Hall Classrooms

3:00 PM

Student Panel

141 Sage Hall

  • Moderator – Andy Bettinger, US Air Force, Class of 2018
  • Nik Di Maria, US Marine Corps, Class of 2018
  • Shannon Boyle, US Army, Class of 2019
  • Tom Olson, US Coast Guard, Class of 2018
  • Nick Berthelsen, US Air Force, Class of 2018
  • Anthony Savaglio, US Navy, Class of 2019

3:30 PM

Alumni Panel

141 Sage Hall

  • Moderator – Tom Olson, US Coast Guard, Class of 2018
  • Jansen Weaver, US Marine Corps, Class of 2016
  • Anneliese Miller, US Army, Class of 2015
  • Brendan Cremins, US Navy, Class of 2014
  • Steve Headrick, US Marine Corps, Class of 2007

4:15 PM

Sage Social

Dyson Atrium

6:00 PM


Statler Hotel

  • Guest Speaker: George W. Casey, Retired Four-Star General

Johnson Military Preview Highlights

veterans club

Johnson's Veteran Club

The Association of Veterans at Johnson is a dynamic and supportive organization that actively reaches out to prospective military veteran students and creates a community of veterans throughout Johnson and Cornell University. 

Military Associations and Organizations at Cornell

Cornell has a strong history of supporting Veterans, and the Johnson contingent is outstanding.