Visit Day Schedule

Friday, March 26, 2021

*Tentative Schedule*
All times are listed in Central Time


10am – 11:40am – Department & Field Introductions
Faculty members will introduce the major fields of the department. Faculty will also briefly discuss their current research.

11:40-12pm – Break

12:00pm – 12:30pm – 1st & 2nd Year Student Panel
First and second year graduate students will be available to discuss living in Madison, the 1st year experience, being a TA, fellow, and other funding opportunities, and answer questions.

12:30pm – 1:00pm – Senior Student Panel
A panel of senior students will share their perspectives on the graduate program, including fields and research and the job market, and will be available to answer questions.

1:05pm – 1:35pm – Field Q&A with Current Students
Two concurrent sessions will be offered for you to talk with current students based on field of interest: 1. Applied Micro and 2. Macro, International, Econometrics, Theory

1:35pm – 2pm – Break

2:00pm – 5pm – Faculty Office Hours
Prospective students will have to opportunity to meet with faculty within their interested fields. Schedules will be coordinated by the department and will be sent to prospective students the week of visit day.