Due to the current and potential impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, all prospective and admitted student events at the Wisconsin School of Business have transitioned to a virtual format. 

Set up an appointment by phone or Skype, join us for an online event, or email us with any questions.

For information and updates on UW's response to COVID-19, please visit the UW–Madison COVID-19 website.

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.

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.

Title Date Time Location Registration Link
QS MBA Connect – Chicago Sept. 30, 2020 6:30 – 9:00 PM CDT Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
Consortium MAPS 3 Oct. 6, 2020 7:00 – 9:00 PM CDT Virtual Register at Consortium
Forte – West Coast US #2 Oct. 13, 2020 6:00 – 9:00 PM PDT Virtual Register at Forté
Forte – Central US #2 Oct. 15, 2020 6:00 – 9:00 PM CDT Virtual Register at Forté
Forte – East Coast US #2 Oct. 20, 2020 6:00 – 9:00 PM EDT Virtual Register at Forté
QS MBA Connect – Texas Oct. 24, 2020 12:00 – 2:30 PM CDT Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
QS – South Korea Oct. 27, 2020 TBA Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
QS – Mainland China Nov. 2, 2020 6:30 – 9:00 PM CST Virtual Register at QS MBA World Tour
Consortium MAPS 4 Nov. 17, 2020 8:00 – 10:00 PM CST Virtual Register at Consortium
QS – West Coast Nov. 17, 2020 TBA Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
QS – East Coast Nov. 19, 2020 TBA Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
QS MBA Connect – Mumbai Dec. 6, 2020 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM IST Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect
QS MBA Connect – New Delhi Dec. 8, 2020 4:00 – 6:30 PM IST Virtual Register at QS MBA Connect

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

Virtual Inside Look

Wisconsin MBA: Virtual Inside Look

Experience the Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program and connect with the people who will help guide your career in the direction you want it to go.

Connect with current students and faculty, meet the program’s admission decision-makers, and gain insider information to set your application apart.

Schedule

Friday, November 6:

International Student Preview Day
Hear from our current MBA international students, career services team, and admissions team.

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • 8:15 – 9:15 a.m. CST - International Student Panel
  • 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. CST - International Student Career Services
  • 10:45 – 11:15 a.m. CST - International Student Admissions

Wisconsin MBA Equity and Inclusion Summit
Discover how an inclusive, team-oriented culture shapes your MBA experience and explore the critical nature of diversity in today's global economy.

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • 1:15 – 1:45 p.m. CST - Reaching Out MBA's (ROMBA)
  • 2:00 – 2:45 p.m. CST - The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management
  • 3:15 – 4:15 p.m. CST - Navigating Cultural Lenses: An Exercise in Inclusion
  • 4:30 – 5:00 p.m. CST - Forté Information Session
  • 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. CST - Social Hour

Saturday, November 7:

Wisconsin MBA Preview Day
Learn the advantages of a specialized MBA with flexible components and how it gets you on the path to your ideal career as you interact with students, faculty, and the career and admissions teams.

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • 9:00 – 9:45 a.m. CST - Student Panel
  • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. CST - Virtual Lounge by Specialization
  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. CST - Admissions Panel

Participants will also have access to a library of on-demand sessions about careers, financial aid, and much more.

Check out the detailed schedule of events.

You are able to register for one, two or all three of the virtual sessions.

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

Networking Events

M. Keith Weikel MBA Leadership Speaker Series

As a prospective Wisconsin Full-time 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 (2020–2021 academic year)

Speaker Date Time Location
Marvin Riley Oct. 22, 2020 6:00–7:00 p.m. Virtual

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

Online Events

Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program: Virtual Information Session

Join the admissions team for this deep dive into the Wisconsin Full Time MBA Program. Learn more about program specifics and enhance your understanding of the unique specialized approach during this session.

Date Time
Nov. 17, 2020 12:00 – 12:45 PM CST

Date Webinar
Oct. 7, 2020 View the session
If you have any questions about this event, please contact the MBA Admissions Team.

Wisconsin MBA: Virtual Information Session

Join the admissions team to learn about all three Wisconsin MBA Programs. Learn more about program differences and enhance your understanding of the Wisconsin MBA offerings.

Date Time
Dec. 9, 2020 5:30 – 6:15 PM CST

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

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.

*Includes information pertinent to international students including transcript evaluation and English proficiency requirements

Date Time
Nov. 10, 2020 8:30 – 9:15 AM* CST
Nov. 10, 2020 12:00 – 12:45 PM CST

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

Graduate Admissions Exam Strategy Workshops

Join members of the admissions team for this free GMAT and GRE strategy workshop. Learn from a highly-rated instructor with 10 years of experience in the test preparation industry as you learn key test concepts and understand how to methodically solve exam problems. Please come prepared with the questions most important to you, as this is the perfect opportunity for help!

All upcoming sessions are held virtually.

Date Time
Nov. 12, 2020 5:00 – 7:45 PM CST
Jan. 19, 2021 5:00 – 7:45 PM CST

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

Webinar: Wisconsin MBA Diversity

Join the admissions team and MBA students for an informative webinar to learn about the diversity in the Wisconsin MBA program. Learn more about the Wisconsin MBA program, the Consortium program and ask any questions you might have about the MBA program.

Date Webinar
Sept. 25, 2020 Diversity and Inclusion Webinar

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

Webinar: Wisconsin Women Perspective

Join the admissions team and female MBA students for an informative webinar to learn about the experience of women in the Wisconsin MBA program. Learn more about the Wisconsin MBA program and ask any questions you might have about the MBA program.

Date Webinar
Oct. 16, 2020 Women's Perspective Webinar

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

Webinars

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

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