Undergraduate Admissions Blog
Paul Kirsch

Paul Kirsch

Managing Director of the Michigan Ross BBA Program

"Lean in. Do NOT be a passive participant in your education."

Paul Kirsch is the managing director of the Michigan Ross BBA Program. He deals with all of the behind-the-scenes work that makes the BBA Program run as smoothly as possible.

He’s your go-to for information related to the student experience, the Ross community, and, oddly enough, animated Disney movie heroes.

Q&A with Paul

What is the best piece of advice you've ever gotten?

The older you get, the faster it goes ... better make it all count!

What is the biggest mistake BBA Applicants make?

Telling us about Ross. We already know about ROSS, what we want to know about is YOU.

What Day At Ross Is Your Favorite?

Final Exam Study Days. Hear me out: EVERYone is serious about being a student, and the drive to do well is palpable. Not to mention, no classes on the schedule makes everyone a little more social. 

Current Favorite Netflix Show?

Stranger Things 2

Posts Paul Thinks You Should Read
Undergraduate Admissions Blog
February 28, 2022
As we honored Black History Month at Michigan Ross, our BBA DEI Council also recognized February as BBA Diversity Month. I sat down with two of our Ross BBA Ambassadors and Peer Recruiters for Outreach to reflect on what diversity means to them and their role in recruiting students from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences to the BBA program.
Meet the Team
Thomas C. Jones associate dean for undergraduate education and professor of accounting

“Follow your passions. Don’t be afraid to fail.”