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Gone to Business

Gone to Business is an annual new student welcome event hosted by the BBA Program Office.

Gone To Business 2023

Join us at the McCombs School of Business for Gone to Business, our official welcome event! This open house is designed to introduce incoming students to our vibrant McCombs community. You'll have the opportunity to meet Dean Mills, current students, and representatives from McCombs Affiliated Student Organizations. Discover the various majors available at McCombs and explore the wealth of resources our school has to offer. Plus, don't miss the chance to receive complimentary swag courtesy of H-E-B!


We look forward to seeing you there!



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Event Details

Sunday, August 20, 2023
Location: UTC, GSB, and CBA Buildings


Undergraduate Freshman and Transfer Students - Incoming Class of 2027


5:00PM - Check-In Begins

Check In begins at 5:00PM at the UTC breezeway - please be on time!
Location: Students with last names ending in A-M will be in UTC 2.112A and N-Z will be in UTC 2.102A


5:30 - 6:00PM - Welcome 

Come hear some opening remarks from Dean Mills and Dean Henderson along with a few words from our sponsor, H-E-B!


6:00 - 7:00PM - Departmental Meetings

Attend a departmental meeting to learn more about the various majors within that department and meet our incredible faculty. There will be two sessions, one held at 6:00PM and one at 6:30PM.


  • Accounting - GSB 2.126
  • Business, Government, and Society - GSB 2.120
  • Finance - GSB 2.124
  • Information, Risk, and Operations Management - GSB 3.130
  • Business Minors - GSB 2.122
  • Management - GSB 3.106
  • Marketing - GSB 3.104


6:00 - 8:00PM - Gone To Business Resource Fair

Location: 2nd and 3rd floor CBA and GSB hallways

The resource fair will be a great opportunity to learn more about the various student organizations, centers, and resources around McCombs and to meet our wonderful students and staff!


8:00 - 10:00PM - Gone To Texas

Welcome New Longhorns! 
We will walk over together as a school to the UT tower starting at 8:00PM to celebrate all new Longhorns at the Gone to Texas event which starts at 8:30PM. #GoneToTexas

Learn More

If you require special accommodations (visual, auditory or mobility limitations), please contact the McCombs BBA Office of Student Life at least five days prior to the event. 



Gone to Business 2023 is proudly supported by H-E-B.

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