School of Business Administration

Elliott Hall, Room 427
275 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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Pre-Business Housing Community

Pre-Business Housing Community

Considering business? Get more of it in our Pre-Business Living Learning Community. Designed to ease the transition into college, the School of Business Administration and University Housing invite you to be part of this supportive residential community.

Who Lives Here?
Students interested in pursuing a business major or minor live together in West Vandenberg Hall.

What They Do
The Pre-Business Living Learning Community is here to help you:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of Oakland’s business program
  • Build strong connections with OU students, staff and faculty members
  • Enrich your education academically and socially
  • Engage in experiential learning business practices
  • Participate in academic success and leadership workshops

Take advantage of this opportunity to live, learn and become more involved with the School of Business Administration, the community and other on-campus activities.

How to Apply
Space is limited. Interested students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible after March 1. Please note, you must be admitted to the university to apply for housing. Apply online here.


2017-18 Schedule

Date/TimeActivityLocation
Jan 22 7pm-8pm"Oh I do Declare"
An overview of the major declaration process and what you as a student needs to do in order to achieve it.
Hamlin Hall 1 North
Feb 27 7pm-8pm2nd year Success
Sophomore resume, involvement, and academic goals. This program seeks to create sophomores that are ready to take on internships and stepping into the first levels of the experiential portion of their major of interest.
Hamlin Hall 1 North
Apr 2018Oakland University Shark Tank
Student will choose a bankrupt company and explain how if they were at helm they would have saved the company from going under. More details TBD.
TBD
Apr 2 7pm-8pmFinals Chill out
This will be a passive program in which there will be an ice cream party and we will go over some stress relief techniques to help students relax during finals week.
Hamlin Hall 1 North