Welcome to Wharton

Welcome to Wharton

You’re about to embark on an executive learning experience that could change the trajectory of your career or organization. Join Wharton’s world-class faculty and a distinguished group of peers from across the globe.

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The Wharton Experience

Now that you’ve been accepted to your Wharton Executive Education program, it’s time to start making plans. Here is more information to help you prepare.

Reserve Your Seat

Congratulations on your acceptance. In order to reserve your seat in the program, we must receive your payment in full.

Within five (5) business days of your acceptance, you will receive an invoice requesting payment. For AMP, GMP, and AFP, a deposit is required to reserve attendance. We accept major credit cards, checks, and bank wires.

Need to Make the Case? If you’re still seeking sponsorship for the program, there is a justification letter you can use to support your organization’s investment in you. Please contact Wharton Client Relations for assistance or scroll to the bottom of your program webpage to download the letter.

Minita Ford

Please direct payment and invoice questions to:
Minita Ford
Associate Director
Steinberg Conference Center
255 S. 38th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
+1.215.898.5737 | email

Gain Access to Your Program Portal

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Your learning starts with access to the Wharton Direct portal. Wharton Direct portals are customized by program and offer a direct connection to your Wharton Program Team.

Through your Wharton Direct portal, you will receive communication about the program and pre-program materials, including case studies and reading assignments. Information on Wharton faculty and faculty biographies are also available. A roster of your fellow participants, along with participant profiles, will be provided in advance of the program start date.

Please note that access to Wharton Direct will be provided once your payment has been received in full.

Travel Visa and Accommodations

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If you are not a U.S. citizen or do not have permanent residency and will be coming from outside of the United States, you may need a travel visa. The process can be lengthy. Please read our International Travel Information page for more details.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: If your program is in Philadelphia, your hotel is included in your program fee. For programs held in San Francisco, you will have to make hotel accommodations separately. Here are some recommended hotels close to the Wharton | San Francisco campus.

Many Wharton Executive Education programs are offered in both live online and on-campus formats. Please visit your individual program page for format details.

COVID-19 Safety Protocol

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Due to ongoing public health measures related to the coronavirus, Wharton Executive Education has instituted a health policy to keep participants, faculty, and staff safe while on the University of Pennsylvania campus in Philadelphia and at Wharton | San Francisco. If your Wharton program is on campus, please read Wharton Executive Education’s COVID-19 safety policy.

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Explore On Campus and Wharton LIVE Experience


See why America’s first city is also one of its best. Philadelphia delivers endless opportunities to experience rich history, diverse cultural opportunities, and a vibrant restaurant scene.

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Steinberg Conference Center

Wharton Executive Education delivers a powerful learning experience with a concierge touch at the Steinberg Conference Center, located on the University of Pennsylvania campus in Philadelphia.

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San Francisco

Wharton | San Francisco is located in the historic Hills Plaza, only a block away from the iconic Bay Bridge. Our West Coast campus is a hub of academic and entrepreneurial activity for Wharton faculty, participants, and alumni.

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Live Online Learning

Experience Wharton LIVE Virtual Programs: Real-time synchronous learning in finance, leadership, strategy, and marketing, expertly delivered live online by Wharton’s world-class faculty with the same rigor and immediate impact as our on-campus programs.

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Check out our frequently asked questions section or contact our Client Relations Team by phone, 215.898.1776 or email.

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