The Wisconsin Executive MBA Program offers several opportunities to learn more about the program. You are welcome to visit with us on campus, meet us at various locations around the region, or participate in an online event.

Many of these admissions events and visits connect you with current students, who are happy to share their personal experiences with the program.

Meet with Us

Meet with an Admissions Professional

A representative of the Wisconsin Executive MBA would be pleased to connect with you via phone or in person to discuss your professional and academic background. We can help you explore how your goals might be furthered by pursuing an MBA and answer your questions about the program.

If you have any questions about meeting with an admissions professional, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Connect on Campus

On-Campus Information Sessions

Information sessions provide a valuable introduction to the Wisconsin Executive MBA Program. Members of the Executive MBA admissions staff are on hand to provide you with information and respond to any questions you might have. You will also hear from current students, who will share their perspectives and answer your questions about the Wisconsin MBA experience.

On-campus information sessions take place in Grainger Hall, home of the Wisconsin School of Business, located at 975 University Avenue in Madison.

Upcoming sessions are scheduled for the following dates and times:

Location Date Time
Grainger Hall, Room 2339 Sept. 12, 2018 6:00–7:30 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2339 Oct. 10, 2018 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2510 Oct. 25, 2018 6:15–7:15 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2510 Nov. 15, 2018 6:15–7:15 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2339 Dec. 12, 2018 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2510 Jan. 28, 2019 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2510 Feb. 22, 2019 1:15–2:45 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2335 March 20, 2019 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2510 April 15, 2019 4:15–5:45 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2335 May 1, 2019 4:00–5:30 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2335 June 4, 2019 4:00–5:30 p.m.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Class Visits

Many prospective applicants find it helpful to sit in on a class and observe the Wisconsin Executive MBA Program in action. Each visitor is connected with a current student who serves as a host. The host can answer your questions, connect you with faculty and other students, and share personal perspectives on how the program works.

If you have any questions about class visits, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Campus Preview Day

You’re invited to connect with students, faculty, staff, and alumni as you explore the Evening MBA or Executive MBA at the Wisconsin School of Business. All of our Evening MBA and Executive MBA cohorts will be in class this day, and they are eager to share their path to the Wisconsin MBA and career successes with you. You will have rich opportunities to network and connect with them throughout the day.

Here's what you can expect:
  • Gain insider tips on how you can create your most competitive application for admission and our merit-based scholarship
  • Prepare for the program with tips from our panel of students and alumni
  • Meet the Career Management team and learn how to advance your personal brand
  • Explore the Wisconsin School of Business, home of the Wisconsin Evening and Executive MBA Programs, and get a better understanding of how our students and alumni continue to foster innovation

You can view a detailed agenda for the upcoming Campus Preview Day.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Connect on the Road

Attend an Information Session Near You

Information sessions provide a valuable introduction to the Wisconsin Executive MBA Program. Members of the Executive MBA admissions staff are on hand to provide you with information and respond to any questions you might have. You’ll also hear from current students, who will share their perspectives and answer your questions about the Wisconsin MBA experience.

Information sessions take place at various locations in the metropolitan Milwaukee area or in the region. Student panelists are drawn from the local area so that you can get the full benefit of their experience.

Information sessions are held throughout the academic year, and are scheduled for the following dates and times:

Location Date Time
Milwaukee Info Session, University Club-Milwaukee, 924 E Wells St. Sept. 19, 2018 Noon–1:30 p.m.
Brookfield Info Session, Country Inn & Suites, 1250 S Moorland Rd. Sept. 19, 2018 4:30–6:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Info Session, University Club-Milwaukee, 924 E Wells St. Oct. 24, 2018 Noon–1:30 p.m.
Menomonee Falls Info Session, Silver Spring Golf Club, N56W21318 Silver Spring Dr. Oct. 24, 2018 4:30–6:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Info Session, University Club-Milwaukee, 924 E Wells St Nov. 14, 2018 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Pewaukee Info Session, Thunder Bay Grille, N14 W24130 Tower Pl. Dec. 5, 2018 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Info Session, University Club-Milwaukee, 924 E Wells St. March 13, 2019 Noon–1:30 p.m.
Pewaukee Info Session, Thunder Bay Grille, N14 W24130 Tower Pl. March 13, 2019 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Pewaukee Info Session, Thunder Bay Grille, N14 W24130 Tower Pl. April 23, 2019 5:30–7:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Info Session, University Club-Milwaukee, 924 E Wells St. April 24, 2019 5:30–7:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Online Events

Online Chat Sessions

For your convenience, you can also connect with the admissions staff from the Wisconsin Evening and Executive MBA Programs via online chat sessions. In these virtual events, you can ask questions about the Evening and Executive MBA Programs and view the answers to your questions and others in real time. A link to each event will become active one hour prior to the event.

If you have any questions about these events, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Webinar Series: How to Prepare a Compelling Application

Join the admissions team for an informative chat/webinar series designed to familiarize you with the admissions process, and provide guidance on how to produce a competitive application.

Date Time
Sept. 12, 2018 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
Nov. 9, 2018 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
Oct. 25, 2018 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
Dec. 3, 2018 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
Feb. 6, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
Feb. 18, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
March 18, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
March 4, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
April 3, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
April 17, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
May 6, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
May 15, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT
May 22, 2019 Noon–12:30 p.m. CT

If you have any questions about these events, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

Networking Events

M. Keith Weikel MBA Leadership Speaker Series

As a prospective Wisconsin Executive MBA student, you (and a guest) are invited to join the Wisconsin School of Business for the M. Keith Weikel MBA Leadership Speaker Series. This series brings influential business leaders and alumni to campus for speaking engagements. In addition to gaining new insights from successful business leaders in a variety of fields, you will have an opportunity to network with our speakers, alumni, staff, and students.

Featured Speakers (2017–2018 academic year)

Speaker Date Time
Stephanie Pugliese
President, & CEO of Duluth Trading Company
Sept. 7, 2018 5:00–8:00 p.m.
Peter Vanham
Author
Oct. 4, 2018 5:00–8:00 p.m.
Marc Pritchard
Chief Marketing Officer of Procter & Gamble
Nov. 1, 2018 5:00–8:00 p.m.
TBA Jan. 11, 2019 4:30–7:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Executive MBA Program Office.

For more information about any of our admissions events or to arrange a visit, please contact the Executive MBA Program office.