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Recruit and Hire Top Wisconsin Undergraduate Students

The Wisconsin School of Business produces outstanding Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) undergraduate students who are ready to contribute to your organization’s success. Our students are highly sought after for their exceptional academic and functional knowledge, leadership training, strong communication skills, and collaborative approach to delivering results.

Our staff will partner with you to find talent that’s just the right fit for your organization. We’ll work with you every step of the way to increase your visibility on our campus, connect you with prospective candidates, and help you achieve your recruiting goals.

ROI of Recruiting at Wisconsin

The Wisconsin School of Business offers recruiters an excellent return on investment when it comes to quality-of-hire, time-to-hire, and time-to-productivity considerations. We make it easy for you to tap into our large pool of exceptional students and efficiently identify candidates that are a good fit. This, in turn, yields solid acceptance rates, while reducing the time and resources spent on the search for qualified talent. And, our students are productive from day one, thanks to the hands-on experience they gain from applied learning opportunities.

98%

of undergraduate students completed at least one internship

52%

of undergraduate students accepted a full-time job by January 1

Wisconsin’s Competitive Rankings and Reputation

#13

#13 public university
in the United States
U.S. News & World Report, 2021

#7

#7 public undergraduate business program
U.S. News & World Report, 2021

#20

#20 best undergraduate business school
Poets and Quants, 2020

Independent media consistently give UW—Madison and the Wisconsin School of Business high rankings among the top universities in the U.S. and beyond. We invite you to explore our competitive rankings, which demonstrate our commitment to academic excellence, and translate into providing companies around the world with reliable, skilled, and well-prepared employees.

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Our High-Caliber Undergraduate Students, Your Success

Leading organizations around the country consistently recruit Wisconsin Undergraduate students not only because of their exceptional business acumen, but also because we equip them with in-demand skills that give them a competitive edge in the workplace. Discover how our unique academic curriculum and groundbreaking programs help shape Business Badgers into culturally competent, confident leaders who make a positive impact.

Learn why our students stand out
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Explore Our Undergraduate Student Profile

Wisconsin Undergraduate students work hard, engage fully in campus life, and strive to excel in everything they do, which is why they’re an ideal source of talent for organizations like yours. By exploring our student profile facts and figures, you’ll have a better understanding of how our students can benefit your organization.

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$61,241

annual average base salary
for Undergraduates
(62% of full-time acceptances
reported a salary)

See Wisconsin Undergraduate Employment Results

We collect post-graduation employment plans for our students in order to provide you with data you can rely on: last year, we obtained post-grad data on over 97% of our students.

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Meet the Companies That Hire Business Badgers

Every year, more than 500 companies from across the country return to the Wisconsin School of Business to recruit high-performing Wisconsin Undergraduates. Get to know the wide range of companies—many of which are Fortune 500s located outside the Midwest—that recruit Wisconsin business undergraduates to help achieve their corporate goals.

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Get to Know Successful Wisconsin Undergraduate Alumni

Our Undergraduates are equipped for success, possessing the perfect combination of academic expertise and must-have skills like critical thinking, effective communication, and quantitative analysis. Learn more about our accomplished Undergraduate alumni, who go on to lead fruitful careers as leaders, collaborators, and innovators at organizations around the world.

Read about exciting alumni

BBA students at graduation

Use Our Recruiting Services

We make it easy for you to increase your visibility, post jobs, arrange interviews, and ultimately hire the skilled Wisconsin Undergraduate talent you need. Find out how our helpful recruiting resources and supportive Undergraduate Employer Relations team can help you achieve your recruiting goals.

Plan Your Visit

We’ll make your visit to the Wisconsin School of Business worthwhile and productive. Here is all the information you’ll need for a successful stay.

Contact Us

The Wisconsin School of Business Undergraduate Employer Engagement Team will provide personalized assistance to help you easily and efficiently recruit the right talent for your organization. We look forward to partnering with you.

Get Our Recruiting Guide (PDF)

For an overview of recruiting and hiring both Undergraduate and Full-Time MBA graduates at the Wisconsin School of Business, we invite you to explore our Guide to On-Campus Recruiting.