Welcome to Gies!

First-Year Students Start Here!

Learn about our programs and opportunities from a current student and the admissions team.

Gies Experience : Sign up for our special event that focuses on Gies programs, opportunities, and resources as shared by our students, staff, and alumni (Saturday, March 23 and Saturday, April 20).

University Admissions Presentation & Tour  &  Gies Weekday Information Sessions : Attend a university presentation and campus tour followed by a meeting with Gies admissions. Register for each program separately.

Admitted IlliniFest: Join Gies Business and UIUC for our campus-wide admitted visit program on Saturday, April 20. Optional sessions will be offered throughout the day, including our Gies Experience program, identical program to March 23 in the afternoon.



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Looking for More Insight?

Our webinars allow you to ask questions, meet your future classmates, and see why Gies could be a great fit for you.

  • Making a MAJOR Decision 
  • Gies Family Panel 
  • Out-of-State Student Panel 
  • International Student Panel 
  • The Hoeft Technolgy & Management Program Introduction 

Webinar Registration


Off-Campus Transfer? Attend Our Student Meetings

Join us for a session to get all of your specific transfer-related questions answered.

Gies Information Sessions and University Admissions Presentation & Tour Attend a program with Gies staff and students and then a campus-wide presentation & tour. Register for each program separately (select Fridays).

Virtual Appointments Schedule a 1:1 video or phone chat with Gies admissions to get your questions answered. We're here for you on your journey to success at Gies Business! 

Students working in a group setting with laptops, binders, and an interactive board.