We encourage you to learn all you can about the MBA programs you are considering. You're welcome to come to campus for a personalized visit or to attend on-campus admissions events.

If you are not able to visit campus right away, you can meet with us at various locations around the country, or even online.

On-Campus Events

Wisconsin MBA Preview Days

Each fall, prospective students connect with the faculty, staff, and students who make the Wisconsin MBA Program special during Wisconsin MBA Preview Days. You are invited to meet our inclusive, team-oriented, and enthusiastic students, who are eager to share their path to the Wisconsin School of Business.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Gain insider tips from the admissions team on how you can create your most competitive application for admission and merit-based financial aid
  • Connect with staff of the 10 specializations to better understand program details and identify your area of interest
  • Network with current students and gain insight into life as an MBA student at the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Learn how focused academics and experiential learning opportunities help prepare Wisconsin MBA students for success after graduation
  • Learn from passionate faculty during an interactive class that mirrors the Wisconsin MBA student experience
  • Meet the MBA Career Management Team and learn how they help students explore their interests and reach their career goals

To learn more about the Wisconsin MBA Preview Days event, we encourage you to review the current agenda.

Wisconsin MBA Preview Days will take place Sunday, Oct. 1–Monday, Oct. 2, 2017. Registration for this event has closed.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

Diversity at the Wisconsin MBA

The Wisconsin MBA is committed to fostering diverse perspectives in the classroom and beyond. Diversity at the Wisconsin MBA will provide an opportunity to engage in an open dialogue about the importance of diversity in business. The event also provides a comprehensive introduction to the Wisconsin MBA experience.

  • Explore the importance of diverse thought and experience in business with staff from the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Gain insider tips from the admissions team on how you can create your most competitive application for admission and merit-based financial aid
  • Connect with staff of the 10 specializations to better understand program details and identify your area of interest
  • Network with current students and gain insight into life as an MBA student at the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Learn how focused academics and experiential learning opportunities help prepare Wisconsin MBA students for success after graduation
  • Learn from passionate faculty during an interactive class that mirrors the Wisconsin MBA student experience
  • Meet the MBA Career Management Team and learn how they help students explore their interests and reach their career goals
  • Engage with student groups committed to creating an inclusive academic environment including Diversity in Business, Graduate International Business Association, Women in Business, Out for Business, and MBA Veterans.

Please note: Registration for Diversity at the Wisconsin MBA is currently closed.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

Information Sessions

These sessions will introduce you to the Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program, help you explore the career specializations, and provide you an overview of the program benefits. We will share tips for helping you create the most competitive application for admission. Plus, you will have a chance to ask questions of current students, who will be on hand to provide an insider view of the program and answer your questions.

Interested applicants are invited to attend information sessions offered on the following dates:

Location Date Time
Grainger Hall, Room 2450 Sept. 21, 2017 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2450 Dec. 6, 2017 6:00–7:00 p.m.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

Wisconsin MBA on the Road

‘Coffee Hour’ Informational Sessions

Meet up with current students over the Thanksgiving and winter breaks, and learn how the Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program can move your career forward. These informal gatherings at local coffee shops in select cities will give you a valuable opportunity to ask questions and gain unique insights in a relaxed setting.

Register
Date Time Location
Dec. 18, 2017 4:00–5:30 p.m. Starbucks, 139 S Clinton St, Chicago, IL 60661
Dec. 21, 2017 4:00–6:00 p.m. Flour Bakery + Café, 12 Farnsworth St, Boston, MA 02210
Dec. 21, 2017 5:30–7:00 p.m. Starbucks, 2 N Central Avenue, Clayton, MO, 63105
Dec. 22, 2017 10:00–11:30 a.m. Caribou Coffee at the Park Road Shopping Center 4101 Park Rd, Charlotte, NC 28209
Dec. 22, 2017 10:00–11:30 a.m. Starbucks - 1340 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Dec. 22, 2017 4:00–5:00 p.m. Starbucks, 306 S 17th Ave, Wausau, WI 54401
Dec. 23, 2017 10:00–11:00 a.m. Taproom Coffee 1963 Hosea L Williams Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30317
Dec. 23, 2017 10:00–11:30 a.m. Starbucks, 267 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell, CA 95008
Dec. 23, 2017 1:00–2:30 p.m. Starbucks, 661 State Street Madison WI 53703-1049
Dec. 27, 2017 10:00 a.m.–Noon Starbucks Café inside Publix - 4591 S Laburnum Ave, Richmond, VA 23231
Dec. 27, 2017 5:30–6:30 p.m. Starbucks 1759 George Washington Way, Richland WA 99354
Dec. 28, 2017 9:00–11:00 a.m. Crazy Love Coffee, 1088 Canton Street, Roswell, GA, 30075
Dec. 30, 2017 10:00 a.m.–Noon City Brew Coffee 2425 King Ave West, Billings, MT 59102
Dec. 31, 2017 10:00 a.m.–Noon Peregrine Espresso - 660 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003 (right outside Eastern Market Metro stop)
Jan. 2, 2018 9:00–10:00 a.m. BREW Coffee Bar, 111 Seaboard Ave #116, Raleigh, NC 27604
Jan. 3, 2018 1:00–4:00 p.m. Conscious Cup Coffee Roasters 5005 Northwest Hwy, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Jan. 3, 2018 3:00–5:00 p.m. Starbucks, 3000 Custer Rd #100, Plano, TX 75075
Jan. 3, 2018 5:30–6:30 p.m. Tanner's Coffee Company 4342 Sepulveda Blvd. Culver City, CA 90230
Jan. 3, 2018 5:30–6:30 p.m. Starbucks 721 W. Main Ave, Spokane WA 99201
Jan. 4, 2018 9:00–11:00 a.m. Mugs on Milton, 35 Milton Avenue, Alpharetta, GA, 30009
Jan. 6, 2018 9:00–11:00 a.m. Curt's Café at 2922 Central St, Evanston, IL 60201
Jan. 8, 2018 2:00–4:00 p.m. Starbucks: 17396 W Center Rd Suite A, Omaha, NE 68130
Jan. 9, 2018 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Brown Sugar Café, Opp. Bharat Petroleum, Malviya Nagar
Jan. 9, 2018 6:15–7:15 p.m. Trident Nariman Point Hotel Lobby CR 2 Nariman Point Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road Mumbai 400 021, India
Jan. 10, 2018 4:00–5:30 p.m. Starbucks, 307 Veterans Parkway , Normal IL 61761
Jan. 11, 2018 9:00–11:00 a.m. Crazy Love Coffee, 1088 Canton Street, Roswell, GA, 30075
Jan. 16, 2018 4:00–5:30 p.m. Grand New Delhi Hotel Lobby, Nelson Mandela Road,Vasant Kunj – Phase II, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
Jan. 17, 2018 5:00–7:00 p.m. Tekoe, Calle de las Huertas 22, 28014 Madrid Spain
Jan. 19, 2018 9:00–10:00 a.m. The Bourgeois Pig, 6 E. 9th Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044
Jan. 22, 2018 2:00–4:00 p.m. Café Charlot 38 Rue de Bretagne 75003 Paris

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

National MBA Tours

The Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program participates in national admissions and recruitment events that take place in numerous cities nationwide. Program representatives will be on hand to share information about the Wisconsin MBA. We encourage you to meet us on the road and ask the questions that matter most.

Date Time Subject Location
Jan. 23, 2018 4:30–8:30 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Washington, DC Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004
Jan. 25, 2018 4:30–8:30 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Chicago Palmer House Hilton, 17 E Monroe St, Chicago, IL 60603

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

Online Events

Online Chat Sessions

If you can’t travel to Madison to visit campus, meet with us online for an interactive questions-and-answers session. Our web-based chat sessions enable you to interact with the admissions team and current students in real time. These sessions are open to everyone.

Online chats (spring semester 2018)

Date Time Subject
Jan. 11, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Understanding the Return on Your MBA Investment
Jan. 25, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Customizing Your MBA with a Certificate
Feb. 6, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Life in Madison and at the University of Wisconsin–Madison
March 1, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT Applying to the Wisconsin MBA: How to Stand Out as an International Applicant
March 20, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Getting Involved (How Student Organizations Enhance Your MBA Experience)
April 11, 2018 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: International Perspectives at the Wisconsin MBA: Global Course 2018
May 1, 2018 12:15–12:45 p.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Military Experience + MBA = Success!

If you have any questions about these events, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

For more information about any of our admissions events, contact the MBA Admissions Team.