St. Louis, MO
Jul 9 - Jul 15
Join other high school students for a week of engaged discovery. Learn about the opportunities available to you in business from accomplished business leaders. Develop your leadership and teamwork styles. Engage with local organizations in a mini consulting project. Envision your future as a leader who will change the world, for good.
The WashU BOLD@Olin program will immerse you in life-changing opportunities for learning, networking and personal growth. You’ll learn from Olin Business School faculty, network with current students, gain experience working on case studies, and discover the many areas of study—majors and minors—available at WashU Olin.
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The WashU BOLD@Olin summer program will immerse students in life-changing opportunities for learning, networking, and personal growth. Students will learn from Olin Business School faculty, network with current students, work with a local organization on a mini consulting project, and discover the many areas of study available at Olin...Competitive candidates will have a 3.5 GPA or higher and indicate strong interest in learning more about business and leadership in their application. Students can find the application and more information on our website.
Emily Potter, a rising senior from St. Louis, gained confidence through the program. “I’ll put myself out there more just because…now I feel a lot more comfortable in my own skin,” she said after learning about her brand and leadership style. After a week of learning and growing at Olin, BOLD participants could envision their futures as leaders who will change the world, for good.
We want to know each student by name and story and help then direct their talents, drive, and energy toward becoming successful, contributing global citizens who work to improve our community and the world. With this in mind, we review each application in a holistic and individual manner...Students who come to WashU have challenged themselves in their academics and extracurricular activities during their high school years. We are looking for students with a high school diploma or equivalent who took a challenging college-preparatory curriculum in high school complemented by extracurricular activities, community service, and work experience. Your senior-year transcript should show that you continue to take demanding courses.
Students who participate in the program will: Develop teamwork skills by working on a case study, Network with successful women in the industry, Discover the many areas of study available at Olin and Live on-campus at Washington University with other like-minded women