BOLT Applications Timeline

Timeline

Each year, BOLT applications open up as follows:

For Leaders:
  1. Mid-October: Sophomores, Juniors, Senior .5ers, and Transfer Students may apply to be BOLT leaders.
  2. First Week of December (last day of classes) -- Part 1 - Contact Information, of the leader application is due.
  3. January 15th: Part 2 - Essays, of the leader application is due.
  4. January 15th: A non-peer letter of recommendation is due.
  5. Applicant Interviews are held shortly after classes begin in January and early February.
  6. Mid-February: Leader applicants are informed of their acceptances.
For BOLTers:
  1. March: Freshmen may apply to be BOLTers.
  2. April: BOLTer applications for currently enrolled students close.
  3. Mid April: BOLTer applicants are informed of their acceptances.
  4. Mid-June: New transfers and new RUE students may apply to be BOLTers.
  5. End of July: BOLTer applications close for new transfers. They are informed of their acceptances.