KEY DATES & DEADLINES FOR 2016-2017

**Please note that Round 1 includes international group programs.  Round 2 includes U.S.-based group programs and independent projects.

AUGUST

27 - Orientation Sessions for First-Year Students

SEPTEMBER

1 - Back at Duke Breakfast!

30 - New and continuing group programs announced, application goes live

OCTOBER

3 - General Information Sessions, 6:00PM - GA Down Under, East Campus

4 - General Information Sessions, 11:30AM - Soc Psych 130, West Campus

5 - General Information Sessions, 6:00PM - LSRC (Love Auditorium), West Campus

13 - General Information Sessions, 4:00PM - GA Down Under, East Campus

14 - DukeEngage advising sessions

17-21 -  DukeEngage Week I - International / Independent (learn more about international programs, independent project design and the application process)

27 - DukeEngage advising sessions

28 - DukeEngage advising sessions

NOVEMBER

1 - DukeEngage advising sessions

3 - Round 1 application deadline (international group programs) at 12 noon EST

4 - Round 1 application reading and interview period begins

11 - NEW!! Information session for U.S.-based programs and independent projects, 4:00PM - Soc Psych 130, West Campus

29 - Round 1 application reading and interview ends

DECEMBER

2 - Round 1 student acceptance notification

6 - DukeEngage advising sessions

8  - Statement of Intent due from Round 1 students (by 12 noon EST)

8 - DukeEngage advising sessions

JANUARY

11 - DukeEngage advising sessions

13 - DukeEngage advising sessions

13 - Deadline for all independent project candidates to meet with a DukeEngage advisor.

17-19 - DukeEngage Week II - U.S.-Based Programs (learn more about programs and the application process)

17-19  REGISTRATION for Accepted 1st-Deadline Students - Mandatory attendance during one of three days to turn in required paperwork, sign up for Student Health appointment, apply for visa, and communicate flight information.

17 - DukeEngage advising sessions

19 - DukeEngage advising sessions

24 - Round 2 application deadline (U.S.-based group programs, independent projects) at 12 noon EST

24 - Round 2 application reading and interview period

FEBRUARY

16- Round 2 application reading and interview period ends

17 - Round 2 student acceptance notification

23  - Statement of Intent due from Round 2 students (by 12 noon EST)

MARCH

Throughout – Pre-service workshops led by program directors 

21-23  REGISTRATION for Accepted 2nd-Deadline Students- Mandatory attendance during one of three days to turn in required paperwork, sign up for Student Health appointment, apply for visa, and communicate flight information.

APRIL

Throughout – Pre-service workshops led by program directors 

23 - Online pre-departure training must be completed

MAY

8-10 - DukeEngage Academy

MAY-AUG  

DukeEngage summer programs and projects take place (eight-week minimum; travel and program dates vary)

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