Saturday Business Institue

SBI allows 9th and 10th-grade high school students to develop early business knowledge and obtain a jumpstart familiarization with college. 

The Riordan Programs’ Saturday Business Institute (SBI) is a hybrid program. SBI initiatives are designed to expose 9th and 10th graders to an early introduction to business concepts, careers in business, and how to prepare for college early. 
Program Highlights 
  • Diverse career panels 
  • Introductory topics in business by UCLA Anderson MBA students and Riordan MBA Fellows 
  • Visit UCLA Anderson School of Management and experience the Riordan Scholars Stock Market Competition 
  • Cost-free
Eligibility Requirements 
  • 9th or 10th-grade student at the time of application 
  • Must attend a high school in Los Angeles, CA 
  • Good academic record, 2.9 and above 
  • Available to attend orientation & all session dates  
Program Dates

Orientation - January 5, 2024* 

Session 1 - January 13, 2024 

Session 2 - February 10, 2024 

Session 3 - March 16, 2024 

Session 4 - April 13, 2024**

Session 5 - April 27, 2024 

*In-person, at UCLA Anderson School of Management 

** Orientation will take place on Friday, January 5, 2024

Application Deadline: November 14, 2023 

Application Decisions: December 2023 via email

For more information about the Riordan SBI program, please email, subject line: SBI 2024