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Upcoming Events & Deadlines

The events and deadlines below are relevant to current and prospective BDP students and faculty. Visit this page often, as events are regularly added and modified. We invite prospective students to attend a weekly information session.

If you have any questions or would like to suggest a BDP event, please contact us.

Fall 2016

Sept. 12-16
Orientation
All newly admitted BDP students will be required to attend an orientation session. Details and instructions will be sent via email.

Sept. 19-23
Connecting Experience Initial Check-in
All students completing fall 2016 Connecting Experiences will be required to participate in this initial online check-in. Details and instructions will be sent via email.

Oct. 6
Application Deadline
BDP applications are due online by 12 a.m. For application information and instructions, please see How to Apply.

Oct. 13
Seat Request Deadline
Current BDP students may request seats in spring 2017 courses that fulfill BDP requirements. Details and instructions will be sent via email.

Oct. 17-21
Connecting Experience Mid-Semester Check-in
All students completing fall 2016 Connecting Experiences will be required to participate in this mid-semester online check-in. Details and instructions will be sent via email.

Nov. 1
Contract and Scholarship Application Deadline for Spring 2017 Connecting Experiences Abroad
Contracts are due by 5 p.m. in FAC 338 for students participating in spring 2017 Connecting Experiences taking place abroad. For forms and more information, please see Connecting Experiences Resources.

Nov. 1
Deadline to Apply for Certification and Submit Integration Essay
Fall 2016 graduates must apply for certification and submit Integration Essays by 5 p.m. Details will be sent to expected fall 2016 graduates via email.

Nov. 7-11
Connecting Experience Writing Workshops
All students completing fall 2016 Connecting Experiences will be required to participate in a writing workshop. Details and instructions will be sent via email.

Nov. 16
Course Petition Deadline
Course petitions are due from currently enrolled BDP students by 5 p.m.

Dec. 2
Fall Graduate Reception
A reception to celebrate fall BDP graduates will be held in the Texas Union African American Culture Room (4.110) from 3-4 p.m.

Dec. 5
Connecting Experience Reflection Essay Deadline
Reflection Essays are due for students participating in fall 2016 Connecting Experiences. Submit your Reflection Essay online.

Spring 2017

Jan. 18
Contract and Scholarship Application Deadline for Spring 2017 Domestic Connecting Experiences
Contracts are due by 5 p.m. in FAC 338 for students participating in spring 2017 Connecting Experiences taking place in the US. For forms and more information, please see Connecting Experiences Resources.