Welcome Days - Bsc taught in English
Useful info, exciting programs, new friends
Your Bocconi learning experience starts on 29 August 2022 with the welcome and academic activities. Meet faculty, make friends and have fun!
Additional information on how to prepare before getting to Bocconi are avaialble in your You@B student diary.
Welcome Days: the program
Start your university experience with the right foot and join us for introductory events, courses and activities. Please carefully read through the different sections: due to safety measures, in some of the activities students will be split into different groups and shifts. Make sure to find yours!
Welcome to Bocconi
Welcome from the Rector and the Dean of the Undergraduate School
29 August 2022 - Aula Magna Via Roentgen 1
Gianmario Verona Rector
Annalisa Prencipe Dean, Undergraduate School
In order to participate to the in-person event, registrations will be required. Please note that, a few days before the event, registered students will receive an e-mail with useful instructions regarding check-in times for this event.
The Welcome has been organized in 2 groups:
9:00am: Welcome for students enrolled in
- International Economics and Management
- Economic and Social Sciences
- World Bachelor in Business
11:30am: Welcome for students enrolled in
- Economics and Management for Arts, Culture and Communication
- International Economics and Finance
- Economics, Management and Computer Science
- International Politics and Government
- Mathematical and Computing Sciences for Artificial Intelligence
Know your program
Welcome from the Program Directors
31 August - 1 and 2 September
Attend the official welcome session from your Program Director and get to know current students, buddies and student representatives for each class. There is no need to register for these sessions.
Students are invited to arrive earlier than the start time, so as to avoid lines and gatherings.
International Economics and Finance
31 August 2pm-3pm, Aula magna Roentgen
World Bachelor in Business
31 August 4pm-5pm, Aula magna Roentgen
Economics and Management for Arts, Culture and Communication
1 September 11.30am-12.30am, Aula magna Gobbi
International Economics and Management
1 September 2pm-3pm, Aula magna Roentgen
Mathematical and Computing Sciences for Artificial Intelligence
1 September 4pm-5pm, Aula magna Roentgen
International Politics and Government
2 September 11.30am-12.30pm, Aula magna Gobbi
Economics, Management and Computer Science
2 September 2pm-3pm, Aula magna Roentgen
Economics and Social Sciences
2 September 4pm-5pm, Aula magna Roentgen
Math crash course - From August 29
This course consolidates several topics in pre-undegraduate math that will help you begin university courses with more self-confidence and stable notions. These crash courses follow the online “blended” courses delivered online from the beginning of August accessible through your YoU@B Student Diary.
No enrollment required; check timetables and course profiles here.
Two areas where you can talk to our current students, clear your doubts and gather useful information
25 August (from 2.00pm) - 5 September (Monday — Friday)
9:00am - 5:00pm Via Roentgen 1
Pick up your Welcome Kit and get information on university services, student life, campus facilities.
If you haven't picked up your Welcome Kit yet, you will be able to request it at the B in Touch Point starting from September 14, from Monday to Friday in the afternoon (from 2.00 to 5.00pm).
29 August - 1 September (on specific days and times)
Piazza Sraffa 13 Courtyard — outside tent
Talk to current students and listen to advice and suggestions from their own experience. Each BSc program has dedicated representatives available at specific time slots and dates, check them out.
Virtual Orientation Pills
Academic Services, IT Education Center, Language Center, Service Design & Intelligence and Campus Life office share necessary information to help freshmen start their academic year. These five video pills will be published in the yoU@B and accessible from early August.
YesMilano Workshops and Desk
YesMilano, the Milanese Chamber of Commerce agency for student internationalization, will be on campus on 30 August and 2 September with a dedicated desk. Open 9:00am-5:00pm, the desk will provide first-year students with information on relocating to Milan and life in the city.
YesMilano staff will also hold 4 in-person workshops on the national healthcare system and housing rentals in Milan in the following dates
- 30 August - Room N03, Piazza Sraffa 13
12:00-1:00pm The Italian National Healthcare System (SSN)
1:00-2:00pm Housing Rentals in Milan
- 2 September - Room N13, Piazza Sraffa 13
12:00-1:00pm Housing Rentals in Milan
1:00-2:00pm The Italian National Healthcare System (SSN)
Know your campus
Bocconi has a lively campus life: it's time for you to know more about our students associations and extracurricular activities.
29 August - 16 September
Campus Life and Bocconi Sport team corner (Outside tents)
A dedicated booth to discover cultural and sports activities, students dedicated spaces within the University and the New Bocconi Sport Center.
TIPS AND INFO FOR A GOOD START
13 September 6pm - Aula Notari
A dedicated meeting for freshmen to best approach the academic path organized by Campus Life - Counseling & Self Empowerment.
12 - 16 September
Student Associations present their activities. Discover here the program.
The Bocconi student associations welcome new students and present their activities