students participate in a dinner etiquette training at the Wisconsin School of Business

Business Connect Learning Community

How to Join

  1. Sign your University Residence Halls contract and submit your advance payment in My UW Housing
  2. Select the Business Connect Learning Community as your top choice when you submit your hall preferences in My UW Housing
    • Note: if you select a roommate who is not a direct admit business student, you will be assigned to live with that roommate outside of Business Connect, since only direct admit business students will be assigned to Business Connect
  3. Prioritize learning communities over residence halls when you submit your hall preferences in My UW Housing
  4. Receive your room assignment

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Seminar

Business Connect Learning Community

Business Connect Seminar
Personal & Professional Foundations in Business (PPFB)

All students new to the Wisconsin School of Business are required to take Personal and Professional Foundations in Business (PPFB) their first semester. This course introduces students to resources, helps develop important business skills, facilitates networking among business students, and encourages reflection about students’ own personalities, identities, strengths, values, and personal ethics.  For students in Business Connect, sections of the course will be taught in classrooms within Ogg Residence Hall.

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Business Connect Professional Staff

Natalie Arriaga de Brooks

Position title: Residence Life Program Manager

Barb Haggerty

Position title: Special Projects Coordinator

Scott Seyforth

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Residence Life Assistant Director