William and Mary

Important Dates

Branch Out National 2013-14

Site Leader recruitment

November 11 - 25
"Early Decision" lottery open.
This is our new way of allowing people who are committed to joining an alternative spring break to do so, early, and have their plans set before winter break even begins.  Tell your friends!  $15 deposits are due by November 25.

January 16
Information Session at 7 pm in Tidewater A,  lottery opens online.

January 24
Noon, lottery closes and $15 deposits due for lottery.  Lottery entrants will be informed of their status that afternoon.  Those who didn't get a trip via the lottery are able to apply for a trip.

January 27
Applications with $15 deposits due at noon. 

January 28
Financial Aid applications due at noon

January 30
Financial Aid applicants will be notified of the status of their application

January 31
First team meetings, 5:00 to 7:30 pm in Commonwealth Auditorium. Meet your team and trip leaders, pay for your trip, and choose meeting dates for future meetings. Emergency Contact & Health Information & Liability Release form due.

February 15
Last day to pick up deposit checks for those who applied for trips but were not selected. 

March 1-9
Spring Break; trips go!

After Spring Break
Reorientation with your trip (as scheduled by site leaders)

March 13
Branch Out Reorientation Night (required), 6:30 to 8 pm in Tidewater A