Engage with faculty, staff, students and alumni at a business school event

The Bill Munday School of Business hosts multiple events throughout the school year to inform prospective students about our unique programs, encourage students to transform creative ideas into business plans, connect students with successful Austin business leaders, prepare students for life after graduation, and support our passionate alumni network.

Walk and Talk with the Dean

Tuesday, October 11  |  Lewis-Chen Family Field (Outdoor Track)  |  6:30 p.m.
Each month, the Dean invites business students to chat and stroll on the campus track. Join us if you are interested in learning more about the direction of the business school, building community with your fellow classmates, and having a 1:1 conversation with the Dean.

Distinguished Marketer Speaker Series

Thursday, October 20  |  Carter Auditorium  |  7 p.m.
Bob Pearson, president at W20 Group, will speak about "Evolving Communications Media and Your Career."

Graduate Information Sessions: MACT, MBA, MSLC

Thursday, October 20;  Tuesday, November 15  |  6:30 p.m.
Learn about our flexible course schedules and the career skills and credentials you’ll gain in each program. Register for an information session today to learn how these challenging and rewarding programs can enhance your professional success and personal fulfillment.

MBA Student Association Speaker Series

Tuesday, October 25  |  Carter Auditorium  |  7:30 – 9 p.m.
Benn Rosales, the founder of American Genius, and Lani Rosales, the founder of Austin Digital Jobs, will speak about the importance of digital networking for graduate students.

iChallenge on the Hilltop

A business plan competition that connects you with the tools you need to make your idea a reality. St. Edward's University students from all majors are invited to participate.

Do you have an idea for a new business or service? Sign up to be a part of the competition, where you will be able to learn how to turn your innovative idea into an opportunity, pitch your concept to Austin business leaders, partner with faculty and business mentors to develop a plan, and gain an understanding of how to attract business investors while competing for prizes.

Submit your application for iChallenge on the Hilltop. Applications are due on Friday, October 21.

Ideas for Innovation Competition

Tuesday, November 8  |  Mabee Ballroom A  |  12 – 1 p.m.
Pitch your creative idea to Austin business leaders for a chance to win an iPad. Ideas can take the form of a new for-profit or non-profit business, app, product or service – or even a solution to a problem.​

Business Plan Competition

Saturday, March 25  |  Google Fiber  |  9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Present a bold plan that improves the community and attracts business investors. Prizes will be awarded to top finalists.

Please note: You must participate in the Ideas for Innovation Competition in order to present in the Business Plan Competition.