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.

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

Mark your calendars! Diversity at the Wisconsin MBA will take place Sunday, Nov. 5–Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Registration for this event is currently open through Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, or until the event reaches capacity. Logistics, including information about the hotel block, will be shared after registration.

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 Oct. 25, 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

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.

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 (fall semester 2017)

Date Time Subject
Aug. 15, 2017 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT Applying to the Wisconsin MBA: Tips and Timelines for the Early Decision Deadline
Sept. 13, 2017 12:15–12:45 p.m. CT The Specialization Model: Finance (Applied Security Analysis, Corporate Finance and Investment Banking, Risk Management and Insurance)
Oct. 5, 2017 12:15–12:45 p.m. CT The Specialization Model: Management (Arts Administration, Real Estate, Strategic Human Resources Management)
Oct. 24, 2017 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Specialization Model: Marketing (Brand and Product Management, Marketing Research)
Nov. 15, 2017 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT The Specialization Model: Operations (Operations and Technology Management, Supply Chain Management)
Dec. 7, 2017 12:15–12:45 p.m. CT The Wisconsin MBA: A Culture of Diversity (The Wisconsin School of Business and The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management)
Dec. 20, 2017 8:30–9:00 a.m. CT Applying to the Wisconsin MBA: Tips and Timelines for the Round 2 Admissions Deadline

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.