Undergraduate Business Council

Fall Week of Welcome 2020

This is an exclusive event for students who were admitted to Foster through the transfer process. Grab your lunch, get to know fellow transfer students and hear how the Transfer Student Advisory Board is here to support you! We will play some games (prizes for the winners!), hear about steps you should be taking now to set yourself up for a successful quarter, and we will save some time for just general chatting. We hope to see you there!


We are requesting but not requiring RSVPs for this event. Let us know if you plan to join us for this transfer exclusive WOW event!


Here is the zoom link to connect to “Eat and Meet with the Transfer Student Advisory Board” on Monday, September 28th at 12:00pm: https://washington.zoom.us/j/94839723702?pwd=QXlFZFlnQ2JLdThxT0dEVThxdCtxQT09 

This event is exclusively for students who live in the Business Living Learning Community. Get to know your neighbors and win some prizes while you do it! We will be playing a team game that tests your entrepreneurial and creativity skills, as well as gives you a chance to casually chat in breakout rooms so that you can get to know those who live next door. Here is the zoom link to join this event:  https://washington.zoom.us/j/97540147800?pwd=VUdVb2VKS0s5ZklYblFJUEVxcGZTdz09 

Learn more about the Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship and how you can get involved with our many programs and events! Here is the zoom link to join this information session: https://washington.zoom.us/j/6739681310

A Foster Academic Adviser will present a 30-minute group session on standard admission and then be available for questions. This session covers all aspects of the undergraduate program in the Foster School, primarily focusing on admission to the program and the various specializations within the degree. Here is the zoom link to access this session live: https://washington.zoom.us/j/96879423733 


Please note: Prospective transfer students are encouraged to attend this information session as part of UW’s Transfer Thursdays. Please see upcoming Transfer Thursday dates here: http://webster.uaa.washington.edu/transfer/thursday/ 

Grab some food and take a seat at the lunch table with EY! Christian Tinder, Principal in EY’s Consulting practice and the firm’s Coordinating Partner with the UW, and Darci Curtain, EY Campus Recruiter, will share more about what EY does as a professional services firm, including the various ways they support and provide opportunities to Foster students.


EY stands as a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, and consulting services and has hired hundreds of talented UW graduates who have contributed to EY’s success in the Northwest and around the world.


We are requesting but not requiring RSVPs; let us know if you plan on joining us for this information session with EY!


Here is the zoom link to connect to “Let’s do Lunch with EY” on Wednesday, September 30th at 12:00pm: https://washington.zoom.us/j/95013779750?pwd=cEprZlBheEt4UDZjbVBNK1NYYUFvZz09 

Hosted by the Global Business Center. Learn about all the different options for studying abroad at UW. Foster offers more than 40 business focused study abroad programs ranging from 1 week all the way up to a full semester abroad. Most programs are offered to undergraduate students from any major at UW and students can go abroad starting their freshman year through to their senior year. This session will give you tools to understand what is offered, how to fund study abroad, and how to apply. Here is the zoom link to join this event: https://washington.zoom.us/j/98488783536?pwd=MlJtc3FCckZxV1I4WjRhaFBiVWFuZz09 

This event is intended for UDS program alumni (YEOC, Business Bridge, Building Networks, BEOP), and new students looking to join the UDS community! UDS’ programs focus on empowering and creating space for underrepresented minority, first-generation to college and low-income students.

During this kickoff event we will introduce the UDS team, programs and purpose, connect with each other in breakout rooms, and play some games in the large room! Here is the Zoom link to join this event: https://washington.zoom.us/j/96851898688 

This is an exclusive event for newly admitted freshmen for the 2020-2021 academic year. Welcome to the Foster School of Business! Kickstart your quarter by participating in the Annual Foster School Week of Welcome (WOW) Freshman Direct Exclusive: EY Speed Networking event! This is the first time we are going virtual, giving you the opportunity to practice your online networking skills with EY Professionals in a supportive environment!

During this event, you will be randomly assigned to a zoom breakout room with one EY professional in the room. Every 5-7 minutes, a new EY professional will be rotated into your breakout room. You should plan to speak with about 20 EY professionals during this event. Space is limited to the first 100 registrants. Students, you must register here in order to access this event: https://washington.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEvcuqorzkuHNbdka5z95t4-luOzn89QcJc.  

Looking to get those last minute questions answered before taking part in the Consulting Industry Focused Event on Friday, 10/2? Join a Foster Career Coach and Peer Coach for a virtual drop-in Q&A opportunity that will allow you and your Foster peers to ask any top-of-mind questions that you may have before taking part in the Consulting Industry Focused Event. You are welcome to join us at any point between 5pm-7pm. Please note, this drop-in is for Foster students only. Registration is welcomed but not required: https://uw.joinhandshake.com/events/554190

This event is exclusively for students enrolled in the Certificate of International Studies in Business. CISB Students: Please check your email for event details.

This session is a welcome event for all Foster International Students to introduce the numerous resources offered at the Foster School from academic advising, career services, the various centers and the Foster Library. Come meet the various teams at Foster who are here for your success and also connect with other international students. Here is the Zoom link to connect to this event: https://washington.zoom.us/j/97320361360?pwd=SXdMOEhBWTgrbmF3MFdyekk2ZU5aZz09