Welcome MSF Class of 2021

We are excited that you will join the MS in Finance program at Gies College of Business here at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. You are now part of the Gies family, and we want to make sure you take advantage of all the support and resources available to you and that starts today!

New Student Checklist

Please review and complete the New Graduate Student Checklist. These are essential steps to help you get started with your graduate school experience

Claim Your NetID

Your NetID will give you access to campus services, including e-mail and file storage. New students should visit the NetID claiming website.

Career Management Foundations Course

You will need to complete the Career Management Foundations Course prior to June 1. Please follow the instructions listed in the New Graduate Student Checklist.

Graduate Student Manual

Be sure to download the Graduate Student Manual and review it prior to orientation. It is important that you are aware of this content

The Career Management Foundations Module completion deadline is August 7th, 2020.

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MSF FA20 Orientation

Please check back frequently for additional videos/materials that will be uploaded soon!

MSF Fall 2020 Orientation Agenda

Orientation Day 1 Video

Orientation Day 2 Video

Please complete the following surveys
Academic Integrity Policy and Business Graduate Program Honor Code
Gies Photo/Video Usage Permission Form
Name Badge and Name Tent Preference
Gies Group Introduction Click here to view
MSF Student Resources Click here to view
Introduction to Gies Career Service Click here to view
Fall 2020 Registration Instructions Click here to view
Fall 2020 MSF Student Handbook Click here to view
FIN 501 Financial Economics Click here to view
FIN 502/503 Course Overview Click here to view
FIN 504 Acct. for FIN. Analysis Click here to view
FIN 511 Investments Click here to view
FIN 518 Financial Modeling Click here to view
FIN 521 Adv. Corporate Finance Click here to view
FIN 535 Personal Wealth Mngmt. Click here to view
FIN 580 FUDN. Corporate Finance Click here to view
FIN 580 Data Science & Python Click here to view

“Career Prep Boot Camp”

What: a free, intensive training consisting of live, interactive webinars specifically designed for MSF and MSA students

When: Thursday, August 20, and Friday, August 21

Where: Online

If you haven’t registered yet, this is a friendly reminder that the registration deadline is Monday, August 17th by 11:59pm (CT). Click here to register.

What will it look like?
MSF Plans for Fall 2020

Click here to see the recording

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 8 am Central Time

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