Meet Us at Admissions Events

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 Prospective Preview Days

Held each fall, the Wisconsin MBA Prospective Preview Days offer an opportunity to spend time on campus and get a firsthand look at the Wisconsin MBA experience.

  • Gain additional insight into admissions, student services, and career management at the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Conduct an optional evaluative interview with an admissions representative
  • Explore the 10 different career specializations
  • Tour the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Meet with admissions team members, current students, and faculty

The Wisconsin MBA Prospective Preview Days event will take place October 9–10, 2016. Registration for this event will be available in the coming months.

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

Wisconsin MBA Diversity Preview Days

The Wisconsin MBA is committed to fostering diverse perspectives in the classroom and beyond. Each fall, the Wisconsin MBA Diversity Preview Days are 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.

  • Learn more about The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
  • Interact with students in the Graduate Women in Business, Diversity in Business, Out for Business, and Graduate International Business Association student organizations
  • Gain additional insight into admissions, student services, and career management at the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Conduct an optional evaluative interview with an admissions representative
  • Explore the 10 different career specializations
  • Tour the Wisconsin School of Business
  • Meet with admissions team members, current students, and faculty

The Wisconsin MBA Diversity Preview Days will take place November 6–7, 2016. Registration will be available for this event in the coming months.

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 Aug. 17, 2016 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Grainger Hall, Room 2450 Oct. 26, 2016 6:00–7:00 p.m.
View schedule and register

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

Wisconsin MBA on the Road

The Wisconsin MBA Comes to You

The Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program hosts several admissions and recruitment events throughout the year. You can connect face-to-face with admissions team members, students, and alumni at these events. Each event also incorporates a career-related workshop, providing useful information that will help you succeed in your career. Wisconsin MBA events are hosted in cities such as Minneapolis, Milwaukee, Des Moines, and Chicago.

Information about upcoming receptions will be available soon. Please check back for more information. If you have any questions in the meantime, 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. Please view the schedule here.

Would you like to meet with a member of the Admissions Team during one of these events? You can register online for a small group meeting to discuss your questions about the Wisconsin MBA and application process.

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

View schedule and register

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.

Date Time Subject
Aug. 16, 2016 8:30–9:30 a.m. CT Application Tips and Tricks: De-Mystifying the Application Process
Aug. 30, 2016 1:00–2:00 p.m. CT Diversity at the Wisconsin MBA Program/The Consortium: What Is It and How Can It Help Me?
Sept. 14, 2016 9:00–9:30 a.m. CT Careers in Marketing (Brand, Marketing Research)
Sept. 22, 2016 12:15–1:00 p.m. CT Weighing Full-Time vs. Part-Time MBA Options*
Oct. 5, 2016 9:00–9:30 a.m. CT Careers in Finance (Risk Management and Insurance, Applied Security Analysis, and Corporate Finance and Investment Banking)
Oct. 18, 2016 8:00–9:00 a.m. CT How to Stand Out as an International Applicant*
Oct. 26, 2016 9:00–9:30 a.m. CT Careers in Strategic Human Resource Management, Arts Administration, and Real Estate
Nov. 3, 2016 9:00–9:30 a.m. CT Preparing for Entrepreneurship as a Wisconsin MBA Student
Nov. 10, 2016 12:15–1:00 p.m. CT Transitioning Back to Academia*
Nov. 16, 2016 9:00–9:30 a.m. CT Careers in Operations and Technology Management and Supply Chain Management
Dec. 1, 2016 8:00–8:45 a.m. CT How to Stand Out as an International Applicant
Dec. 5, 2016 12:15–1:00 p.m. CT Beginning an MBA Program: Considerations When You Have a Spouse, Partner, or Family*
Dec. 14, 2016 9:00–9:45 a.m. CT Application Tips and Tricks: Admissions Q&A About Applying–Round 2

* These chats are conducted solely by current Wisconsin MBA students and consist of a panel of students ready to answer your questions.

View schedule and register

Here for an online chat? Please visit the online chat webpage.

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