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 Diversity and Inclusion Forum & Preview Day

Sunday, September 30, 2018 – Monday, October 1, 2018

The Wisconsin MBA Admissions Team welcomes all candidates to meet faculty, staff, and students during the Wisconsin MBA Diversity and Inclusion Forum & Preview Day. Learn more about the admissions process and understand how you can craft a strategic and intentional application. Meet our inclusive, team-oriented, and enthusiastic students, who are eager to share their path to business school. Network with the decision-makers and build connections that will last throughout the application process. Bring your own distinct perspective to the Wisconsin School of Business and share what experiences make you a unique candidate for the Wisconsin MBA Class of 2021. 

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
  • 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
  • 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 these events, we encourage you to review the current agenda.

Registration for this event has 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 Activity
Grainger Hall, Room 3070 Oct. 10, 2018 6:00–7:00 p.m. UW Madison Undergraduate Students Only- Wisconsin MBA Information Session
Grainger Hall, Room 2450 Nov. 7, 2018 4:45–6:30 p.m. 4:45 – 5:30 PM – Coffee with Current Students (optional), 5:30 – 6:30 PM – Information Session
Grainger Hall, Room 2450 Feb. 6, 2019 4:45–6:30 p.m. 4:45 – 5:30 PM – Coffee with Current Students (optional), 5:30 – 6:30 PM – Information Session

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

Wisconsin MBA on the Road

LGBTQ Pre-MBA Admissions Summit & Expo

The Wisconsin MBA Program will be attending the LGBTQ MBA Admissions Summit and Expo as a part of the Reaching Out MBA (ROMBA) Conference. Meet with a member of the admissions committee to learn more about our diverse community of students during the 1:00 – 4:00 PM programming. Register today to reserve your spot!

Date Subject Time Location
Oct. 6, 2018 LGBTQ MBA Admissions Summit 10:00 a.m.–Noon Minneapolis, MN
Oct. 6, 2018 Information Chats w/ MBA Programs 1:00–4:00 p.m. Minneapolis, MN

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
Oct. 3, 2018 6:00–9:00 p.m. Consortium MAPS: Houston View details and register for Consortium MAPS: Houston
Oct. 8, 2018 6:30–8:00 p.m. Inside the MBA: Minneapolis View details and register for Inside the MBA: Minneapolis
Oct. 9, 2018 6:30–8:30 p.m. Inside the MBA: Chicago View details and register for Inside the MBA: Chicago
Oct. 13, 2018 1:30–6:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Houston View details and register for QS Houston
Oct. 16, 2018 4:30–9:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Austin View details and register for QS Austin
Oct. 17, 2018 4:30–9:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Dallas View details and register for QS Dallas
Oct. 18, 2018 4:30–9:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Minneapolis View details and register for QS Minneapolis
Oct. 20, 2018 1:30–6:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Chicago View details and register for QS Chicago
Oct. 22, 2018 4:30–9:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Salt Lake City View details and register for QS Salt Lake City
Oct. 23, 2018 4:30–9:00 p.m. QS World MBA Tour: Denver View details and register for QS Denver

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

Online Events

Webinars

Application Sprint Webinar Series

Preparing your application for Class of 2021? Work with the Wisconsin MBA Admissions Team to put together your strongest application for admission. Register today to be a part of the Application Sprint Webinar Series. Each Monday in November, the Admissions Team will explore a different topic and share key strategies for success.

Please join the admissions team for the following webinars (all times in the Central Time Zone):

Date Time Subject
Nov. 5, 2018 6:00–6:30 p.m. CT Indicating Interest in the Wisconsin MBA Program and Recommendations
Nov. 12, 2018 6:00–6:30 p.m. CT Academics and Standardized Test Scores
Nov. 19, 2018 6:00–6:30 p.m. CT Essays and Interview
Nov. 26, 2018 6:00–6:30 p.m. CT Work Experience and Resume

Webinar Recordings

Date Subject
July 11, 2018 Preparing Your Application for the Early Decision Deadline
March 6, 2018 Academic Preparation (1 of 4)
March 13, 2018 Recommenders (2 of 4)
March 20, 2018 Essays (3 of 4)
March 27, 2018 Work Experience and Résumés (4 of 4)
If you have any questions about these events, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

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 (fall semester 2018)

Date Time Subject
Dec. 6, 2018 8:15–8:45 a.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: Life in Madison as a MBA student

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.