Important Dates

Outlined below are the key program dates for the next two of cohorts that will launch in the near future

  • Cohort 6 begins Aug. 31, 2020.
  • Cohort 7 begins Sept. 6, 2021.

Application due dates

  • Early application deadline of Feb. 1st.
  • Final application deadline of June 1st. 
  • Enrollment deposit due June 1st.

Weekly chat

Cohorts meet weekly for a zoom video conference with the Lead Mentor at a fixed time for the two years of coursework with the Lead Mentor. Chat times for each cohort are set for the following days/times:

  • Cohort 6 weekly on Monday at 8-9am PDT/PST (starting September 2021)

Online Orientation

Sept. 1-3, 2020 (online)

Retreats

Cohort 6
Fall Oct. 18-25, departing Oct. 26, 2021
Spring Mar. 1-7, departing Mar. 8, 2022
Fall Oct. 26-Nov. 1, departing Nov. 2, 2022
Spring Mar. 8-14, departing Mar. 15, 2023

 

Cohort 7
Fall Oct. TBD, departing Oct.TBD, 2021
Spring Mar.TBD, departing Mar.TBD, 2022
Fall Oct. TBD, departing Nov.TBD, 2022
Spring Mar.TBD, departing Mar.TBD, 2023

 

Coursework

Semester Cohort 6 Semester Cohort 7
Fall 2020
  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2020
  • Online Orientation
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 4, 2020
Fall 2021
  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 1
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Spring 2021

  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2021
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 30, 2021

Spring 2022

  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 2
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022
Fall 2021
  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 1
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021
Fall 2022
  • Begins: Aug. 29, 2022
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 3
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022

Spring 2022

  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 2
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022

Spring 2023

  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 4
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023

Fall 2022

  • Begins: Aug. 29, 2022
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 3
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022

Fall 2023

  • Begins: Sept. 4, 2023
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 15, 2023
Spring 2023
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 4
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023
Spring 2024
  • Begins: Jan. 8, 2024
  • No Online Chat
  • No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their Project Portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 26, 2024

The Project Portfolio

 

Cohort 6

Cohort 7

Project Prototype due

Feb. 1, 2023

Feb. 1, 2024

Final Portfolio evaluation

Mar. 1, 2023

Mar. 1, 2024

Graduation

Event

Cohort 6

Cohort 7

Hooding Ceremony and Commencement

May 2023

May 2024