An education is just the start. Get your start at Gies.

Choosing a business school is more than a business decision. It’s about finding the best fit, so you can discover the best you. To reach your full potential, you need the right combination of freedom and structure. You’ll find that at Gies. Here, you will be guided in the study of your chosen discipline - between Accountancy, Business Administration, and Finance. You will also be encouraged to challenge assumptions, consider new possibilities, and forge your own path.

What you learn inside the classroom is just the start of an education that will empower you. You’ll also have exceptional opportunities outside the classroom to build on what you learn and to discover your passion. At Gies, we prepare you for more than a career. We give you the tools to discover your purpose through eight highly ranked business majors, two minors, and a commitment to providing the support you need to be the best student—and the best you.

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The business know-how to build a strong career

The innovative curriculum and expansive business offerings at Gies prepare you for a variety of careers across disciplines and industries, regardless of which major you choose. Plus, you have extensive opportunities to enhance your career readiness and make connections that help you forge your own path. Add to that the exceptional resources of our Career Services team, and you have a partnership that supports your success.

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Can luxury brands also be socially conscious?

Luxury brands are struggling to successfully incorporate corporate social responsibility (CSR) into their brand platform. Now for the first time, Gies professor Carlos Torelli is proposing a solution that could help the world’s most luxurious brands join the CSR movement.

iVenture Demo Day - Champaign

Champaign , United States
60 Hazelwood Drive

Every iVenture Demo Day showcases the top student startups from the University of Illinois. Our innovators and entrepreneurs are creating products and services in a diverse range of fields.

Past ventures have explored areas of augmented reality, battery technology, consumer services, crowdfunding, data mining, employee engagement, financial services, music education, nuclear waste management, security, and solar technology.

In the last few years, the iVenture Accelerator program has seen $8M raised, 50 ventures supported, and 150 student entrepreneurs educated through this program.
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and interact with these passionate, driven young visionaries. Presentations will be followed by a reception of appetizers and light refreshments.

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