Recruitment Week 

We will be tabling in the Shidler Courtyard during Recruitment Week, September 3rd to September 6th. Come and see us and we can answer any questions you may have about BEST!

1st Orientation Meeting:
Wednesday, September 4th, 2019, 4:30PM

2nd Orientation Meetings:
Thursday, September 5th, 2019, 4:30PM

Recruitment Workshop
Monday, September 9th, 2019, 4:30PM

Island Holdings Tour
Wednesday, September 11th, 2019, 4:30PM - 7:00PM

General Meeting
Thursday, September 12th, 2019, 4:30PM

The Quad
Sunday, September 15th, 2019, 12:00PM - 4:00PM

Membership Criteria

All applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for membership:

  • Business or pre-business major with at-least 30 college credits (sophomore standing)/Direct Admit Program (DAP) Student/Business minor (If you are a business minor, we ask that you please submit a copy of your letter of acceptance into the minor program)

  • 3.1 Cumulative Grade Point Average or higher

  • Attendance to Recruitment Events during the recruitment period is highly recommended but not required

  • For DAP Freshmen applying, please make sure to attach your high school transcript in your application.

Download the Orientation Pamphlet for more information and important dates here.

*** Meeting all the above criteria does not guarantee membership in BEST. Membership is limited to the number of open spots available.


Applicants must submit and properly label all required documents via email to by 4:00 pm on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019:

  1. Completed Application for Membership form
    All information must be completed upon submission.

  2. Professional resume
    Your resume should be no more than one page in length. Please submit a PDF version.

  3. Personal statement
    Please compose a personal statement explaining why you selected business as a major and why you would like to be a member of BEST. You may want to include what you feel you can gain by being a member of BEST. Please limit your statement to one page (double-spaced, 12-point font). Please submit a PDF version.

  4. Unofficial transcript(s) (ex:
    This transcript must include your major/minor distinction as well as have your cumulative GPA visible.

  5. Class schedule for the current semester
    Please refer to schedule from your account.

  6. Photo of yourself
    Include a clear, recognizable photo of yourself; head shots preferred. Please refrain from using filters.