The Wall Street Fellows program is now accepting applications from sophomores only.
The deadline is midnight October 10, 2022, and coursework will begin in Spring 2023.
ALL other fellows programs’ applications will open on December 4, 2022, for coursework beginning in Fall 2023.

Sophomore Finance Fellows

The goal of this program is to help you develop effective hard and soft skills to succeed in internship and employment interviews.

Do you want to:

  • Have a career on Wall Street, including investment banking, mergers and acquisitions, sales and trading, asset management and private banking?
  • Explore the array of employment opportunities in finance, particularly in investment banking?
  • Attend the Annual Finance Fellows Networking Night for one-on-one networking with dozens of industry professionals and potential mentors?

Julie Pavlovsky is the faculty champion for this program.

Curriculum: One-Year Program

  • Pre-requisite courses: BMGT220; and BMGT231 or BMGT230
  • BMGT340F (Financial Markets)— Fall of sophomore year
  • BMGT341F (Business Finance)— Spring of sophomore year

Career Connection

Examples of companies where Sophomore Finance fellows have interned or received full-time offers:

  • UBS
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Department of Treasury
  • General Electric
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Exelon Corporation

Eligibility Requirements

  • Rising sophomores — freshman status at the time of application.
  • BMGT230 and BMGT220 completed or in progress at the time of application.
  • Finance majors.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA, 3.5 GPA preferred.

Questions? Contact smithfellows@umd.edu.

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