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Experience Gies Business!

May 29, 2020 update: On-campus visit activities have been canceled through July 31. Online options are available below.

Gies Business Virtual Meetings 

Let’s discuss all things Gies Business! Join us for a meeting with our Admissions Director or Coordinator to explore Gies majors and career options, student organizations, study abroad programs, and career services support in regards to internships and full-time employment.

We directly admit freshman and transfer applicants into Gies Business, so we cover admission requirements and the application review process in this virtual meeting as well.

Freshmen meeting sign-up

11 am CT meetings available most Mondays – Fridays
6 pm CT Wednesday Evening meetings on June 17; July 15 and 29
6 pm CT Sunday Evening meetings on June 14; July 12 and 26

Transfer meeting sign-up

10 am CT on Fridays, June 5 and 26; July 24

University Virtual Visit Resources

Want to learn about the Illinois campus as well as the admissions process? Through the University of Illinois Office of Undergraduate Admissions' Virtual Visit Portal, join an information session, take a campus tour, explore Champaign-Urbana, meet current students, and read helpful blogs. 

Gies News and Events

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How to assess risk, review insurance coverage during pandemic

It has taken the COVID-19 crisis for many businesses to re-evaluate the amount and types of commercial insurance they should buy. Many recently found that their policies don’t cover pandemic-related losses, says Gies Professor Lynne McChristian.