Important Dates

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

  • Cohort 5 begins Sept. 2, 2019.
  • Cohort 6 begins Aug. 31, 2020.

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 5 Weekly on Tue. at 8-9am PDT/PST
  • Cohort 6 Weekly on Tue. at 9-10am PDT/PST

Retreats

Cohort 5 Cohort 6
Fall, Year 1 Oct. 14-21, departing Oct. 22, 2019 Oct. 12-19, departing Oct. 20, 2020
Spring, Year 1 Feb. 25 - Mar. 2, departing Mar. 3, 2020 Mar. 2-8, departing Mar. 9, 2021
Fall, Year 2 Oct. 21-27, departing Oct. 28, 2020 Oct. 27-Nov. 2, departing Nov. 3, 2021
Spring, Year 2 Mar. 10-16, departing Mar. 17, 2021 Mar. 9-15, departing Mar. 16, 2022

Coursework

Semester Cohort 5 Semester Cohort 6
Fall 2019
  • Begins: Sept. 2, 2019
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 1
  • Ends: Dec. 13, 2019
Fall 2020
  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2020
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 1
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2020

Spring 2020

  • Begins: Jan. 13, 2020
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 2
  • Ends: May 1, 2020

Spring 2021

  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2021
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 2
  • Ends: Apr. 30, 2021
Fall 2020
  • Begins: Aug. 31, 2020
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 3
  • Ends: Dec. 18, 2020
Fall 2021
  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • Weekly chatsT
  • Retreat 3
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Spring 2021

  • Begins: Jan. 11, 2021
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 4
  • Ends: Apr. 30, 2021

Spring 2022

  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • Weekly chats
  • Retreat 4
  • Ends: Apr. 329, 2022

Fall 2021

  • Begins: Sept. 6, 2021
  • No Online Chat
    No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their project portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 17, 2021

Fall 2022

  • Begins: Sept. 5, 2022
  • No Online Chat
    No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their project portfolios.
  • Ends: Dec. 16, 2022
Spring 2022
  • Begins: Jan. 10, 2022
  • No Online Chat
    No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their project portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 29, 2022
Spring 2023
  • Begins: Jan. 9, 2023
  • No Online Chat
    No taught coursework; students focus exclusively on their project portfolios.
  • Ends: Apr. 28, 2023

The Project Portfolio

 

Cohort 5

Cohort 6

Project prototype due

January 2022

January 2023

Final portfolio deadline

April 2022

April 2023

Graduation

Event

Cohort 5

Cohort 6

Hooding Ceremony and Commencement

May 2022

May 2023