Monday, June 18, 2012 myBiz Blog
Wisconsin School of Business Welcome Events for Pre-Business Students by Alyssa Leonard

Did you attend SOAR this summer?  Now SIGN UP for Wisconsin School of Business Welcome Events!

Wisconsin Welcome Week

Wisconsin Welcome is an opportunity for first-year and transfer students to discover all that the university has to offer during your first weeks on campus! As a part of Wisconsin Welcome, the Wisconsin School of Business is sponsoring a series of events for students interested in business.  This is your chance to:

  • Make personal connections with current business students, faculty and staff
  • Get familiar with Grainger Hall and the resources available to pre-business students
  • Learn about the majors within the business school as well as the Wisconsin School of Business application process
  • Have fun!
Schedule of events:

Wisconsin School of Business New Student Welcome
Friday, August 31, 2012 @ Noon-1:45 p.m.
West Atrium, Grainger Hall

We will celebrate your arrival to campus, share important academic tips for first-year success and provide tours of Grainger Hall.

Cluster Meet & Greet
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 @ 6:00-8:00 p.m.
West Atrium, Grainger Hall

Meet your fellow classmates and experience personal input from admitted business students. Learn about student organizations, find your place, and envision your future in the Wisconsin School of Business.

Faculty Networking Dinner
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 @ 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Capital Café, Grainger Hall

Enjoy a pizza dinner with faculty and pre-business peers to learn about various majors, classes, and career paths within the Wisconsin School of Business.

The Amazing Race

Thursday, September 6, 2012 @ 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Room 1100, Grainger Hall

Come join us to test your knowledge against other pre-business and transfer students as you compete in the highly anticipated capstone event! Prizes and ice cream are to follow.

Trivia Night

Thursday, September 27, 2012 @ 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Room 1100, Grainger Hall

Reunite with your cluster and pre-business peers to talk about the transition to UW-Madison followed by a team trivia competition!

Click here to sign up today.  We look forward to seeing you there!  Questions? Contact Pre-Business Academic Advisor Alyssa Leonard at