Ancell School of Business

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The Ancell Commons is back at the Westside Classroom Bldg. 4th floor. Tutoring is free for all WCSU students.

Welcome to the Ancell Pride! Please explore our page for information chosen specifically for business majors at the Ancell School of Business. We want to help you get the experiences, resources, and opportunities that will set you firmly on the path to success.

Parker Dewey Micro-Internships

Micro-Internships are short-term, paid, professional assignments that are similar to those given to new hires or interns. Unlike traditional internships, Micro-Internships can take place year-round, typically range from 5 to 40 hours of work, and are due between one week and one month after kick-off. 

Applying for micro-internships is easy, learn more and apply here.

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Interested in Studying Abroad?

For more than 25 years, Western has been a member institution of ISEP, a program that allows our students to study abroad anywhere in the world through the ISEP network. You can go for one semester or an entire year.

Remember to apply about six months in advance of your travel to be considered in the priority pool of applicants. There are also short-term summer programs available through ISEP.


Your Requirements:

  • Be enrolled at WCSU in good academic standing
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Have completed at least one academic year of college study at Western at the time the exchange program begins

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Study Abroad

Job Stimulations

Experience with no boundaries!

Students and Alumni: Build real world skills direct from leading organizations through creative Virtual Experience Programs. You can choose from many mini job experiences to explore opportunities, practice work processes, and demonstrate your future readiness. 

These job simulations are free for all students.

Learn more and apply here

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Get Involved!

 WCSU has over 80 clubs on campus, including the Student Government Association, Program and Activities Council, Fraternity, and Sorority Life; they’re always looking for new members to join! Check out their events and get active on campus. 

See what’s happening on campus here.


Semester-at-a-Glance Calendar

This calendar is downloadable and fillable so you can track your exam schedule, assignment due dates, and other important reminders. Have a great semester, and don’t forget to see us in the Ancell Commons!

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Emergency Notification System

Your safety at WCSU is a top concern!

Western’s updated alert system enables university officials to communicate with students, staff, and faculty in minutes by sending messages through multiple contact methods—including email, text messaging, and phone calls. This is a free service to all WCSU members. Learn how to sign up now!


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Media Arts Film Festival

The Media Arts Film Festival at Western Connecticut State University highlights the best student submissions over the past year. 

Students may submit creative work to the BEA Media Arts Film Festival. Submissions are open now till May 3! Submit your art work here!

The event is Friday May 10, 6-8:30 pm in SC Theater! Free & open to the public. Showcasing the best student creative digital interactive media and short films!

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