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  • Cracked That Case BYU students clinch first place in the Milgard CSR Case Competition Friday Mar 24 2017

    T-Mobile's CSR plan is a win-win thanks to a group of BYU students who walked away with first place in the Milgard Case Competition.


  • Students Place in Valuation Competition Tuesday Feb 07 2017

    Traveling to the Big Apple to compete in a big competition, three students came away with big connections and a big check.


  • Study Ties Loan Amounts to Tuition Increases Tuesday Dec 27 2016

    Research by Marriott School finance professor Taylor Nadauld finds schools increase sticker-price tuition sixty cents for every dollar of subsidized loans available.


  • Erika's Finance Program Journey Thursday Dec 15 2016

    Formerly ready to dabble in the arts, Erika Mahterian has become a passionate advocate for the opportunities to be found in the finance program.


  • U.S. News Ranks Marriott School Tuesday Sep 13 2016

    When it comes to getting a superb education for a reasonable cost, BYU again ranks as one of the best in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.


  • Advice From The Dean Friday Aug 26 2016

    Dean Lee Perry sat down for a Q&A to offer his thoughts on how Marriott School students can make the most out of their new semester.


  • Credit Suisse Exec Speaks at Convocation Thursday May 12 2016

    Eric Varvel, recently named global head of asset management at Credit Suisse, was the featured speaker at Marriott School of Management convocation on April 22.


  • Hatch Earns NCAA's Elite 90 Award Finance graduate and men's volleyball standout boasts top GPA among NCAA Tournament participants Friday May 06 2016

    Michael Hatch, a recent finance graduate, was honored at the 2016 NCAA Division I Men's Volleyball Championship for his academic achievements.


  • Finance Undergrads Place in NYC Friday Feb 12 2016

    A three-person team of Brigham Young University finance students returned to campus with a brighter future on Wall Street, after placing second in the Duff & Phelps YOUniversity Deal Challenge competition. The team’s company valuation earned them an all-inclusive trip to New York City and $2,000 each.


  • Professors Cited in Wall Street Journal Research by David Benson and Jim Brau highlighted Monday Jan 25 2016

    Firms cover up policies investors won't like with obfuscation and jargon–and often profit by it.


  • Undergrads Named "Best and Brightest" Monday Dec 28 2015

    McKenzi McDonald and Tanner Stutz are spotlighted on Poets and Quants' list of Best and Brightest Business Majors for the class of 2016.


  • Program Ranked No. 1 Monday Dec 07 2015

    College Choice ranked the Marriott Schoo's undergraduate finance program No. 1 in the country based primarily on cost of attendance and salary upon graduation.


  • All-Nighter Leads to Victory BYU Students Take First in International Business Competition Tuesday Nov 24 2015

    Months and hours of practice and preparation came down to two 25-minute presentations for a group of Marriott School of Management students at the International Business Case Competition. Thanks to some last-minute adjustments, all the work resulted in a first-place win at the competition, held on the campus of Northeastern University.


  • Fall Edition Now Available Tuesday Oct 13 2015

    The Fall 2015 edition of Marriott Alumni Magazine is now available online and on the magazine's iPad app. Here's a rundown of some of the stories you can find in the latest edition.


  • Professor Honored at University Conference Friday Aug 28 2015

    Colby Wright, assistant finance professor at the Marriott School of Management, received a Teaching and Learning Faculty Fellowship at Brigham Young University’s annual University Conference on August 24.


  • Taysom Trades Football for Venture Capital Monday Aug 03 2015

    USA Today featured finance major Taysom Hill and the influence his Marriott School education and summer internship at Pelion Venture Partners has had on his future plans.


  • MBA Finance Students Awarded Stoddard Honor Thursday Apr 09 2015

    Nine Brigham Young University students received the George E. Stoddard Prize, an honor given to second-year MBA finance students who demonstrate leadership and academic excellence. The nine 2015 winners were each awarded $5,000.


  • BYU Finance Students Place in Duff & Phelps Competition Friday Feb 13 2015

    A team of Brigham Young University undergraduates recently made the cut as runners-up in the Duff & Phelps YOUniversity Deal Challenge competition. The students’ valuation of companies earned them a trip to New York City and $2,000 each.


  • Marriott School Clubs Prepare Students for Internships Finance Underclassmen Academy Starts Next Week Friday Jan 09 2015

    A top internship can jump-start a career, and the Marriott School’s clubs are putting students on track to land the jobs they want. By providing training and experience in networking, interviewing and writing résumés, clubs are helping students prepare for their professional experiences.  


  • Welcome Back and Get on Track Monday Jan 05 2015

    If you're just enrolling or want to get involved, learn how to make the most of your undergraduate Marriott School experience.