In the business world, knowing the game of golf can open doors for young professionals. Imagine it is the second week of your first job, and your boss says,
“I have a tee-time this Saturday with our CEO and our top client. Can you join us?”
Don’t blow an opportunity to network with important people. Learn the game. It opens doors!
1) Golf Lessons
Golf lessons will be Wednesday through Friday from 5:00-6:00pm. Choose whichever day works for you. You must sign up before Wednesday every week. Sign-up sheets are on the second floor of Roncalli Hall at the top of the stairs. See how the lessons will work.
2) Student Memberships
All Welch College of Business students receive discounted golf all year round. For just $15, all students in the Welch College of Business can become members at Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course, and golf for the member rates all year.
- Always bring your SHU card
- For lessons and the tournament, golf clubs will be provided free of charge
- All Welch College of Business students will get the Resident rate for on-course play
3) The Welch Cup Classic
Every Spring, we host our annual golf tournament, The Welch Cup Classic. This scramble-style tournament is an excellent networking event. Each foursome is comprised of one student, one faculty member, one of our alumni, and one local employer. If you are interested in joining us for the 4th Annual Welch Cup Classic, to be held in April 2014 (Date TBA), please register below.