The events and deadlines below are relevant to current and prospective BDP students and faculty. Some are specific to certain BDPs, but they are open to any BDP student interested in attending. Visit 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.
Applications are due by 5 p.m. in FAC 338. For more information, visit our Prospective Students section of the website.
Contract and Scholarship Application Deadline for all Summer Connecting Experiences OUTSIDE of the U.S.
Contracts are due for students participating in summer 2013 Connecting Experiences Abroad. For instruction forms and more information, please see our Connecting Experiences Resources page.
Certification Request and Integration Essay Deadline
Students graduating in May 2014 must apply for their certificate and submit an Integration Essay. For essay guidelines and submission information, please see our Certificate Completion page.
Connecting Experience Check-in #2
All students completing spring 2014 Connecting Experiences will be required to attend a small group check-in meeting with a BDP advisor and other BDP students. Details will be outlined in an email sent out in late-March.
Annual BDP Poster Session
BDP students will showcase their Connecting Experiences by exhibiting their research, internship or creative projects at our poster session held in collaboration with UT’s Research Week. This event will be held in Main 212 from 2-4 p.m.
Course Petitions Due
Any students who wish to petition coursework not listed on the curriculum to be considered for their BDP certificate must submit a petition form to the faculty panel for review in May. Petitions are due by 5 p.m. in FAC 338. Please consult your BDP advisor if you have any questions about the process.
Last Class Day
Connecting Experience Reflection Essay Deadline
Reflection Essays are due for students participating in spring 2014 Connecting Experiences. For more information, please see our Connecting Experiences Resources page. Submit your Reflection Essay online through the Reflection Essay submission form.
BDP Certificate Ceremony
Students graduating in spring 2014 and their families will be invited to attend our Certificate Ceremony.