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Forms Deadlines and Important Dates


June 1

July 1

July 4

  • registration now closed Pre-Orientation Trip Registration (if applicable; not available to international students)

Late July–early August

  • Summer mailings, including your course pre-registration, information on how to order course materials, housing and roommate(s) assignment, and pre-orientation trip assignment (if applicable)

August 1

  • Transportation Reservation due (if applicable)
  • Students with work-study allotments as part of their financial aid package should begin applying for jobs on WorkLink—online link and instructions will be sent separately—contact the FWT Office (802-440-4321) with any questions
  • First payment due—two-payment plan
  • Payment due—single-payment plan
  • Alcohol-wise and Consent & Respect due (required)—these online alcohol-prevention and bystander-intervention programs are required of incoming students; the two programs take approximately one-and-a-half hours to complete, but students may log in as many times as needed to finish them. For technical questions, please contact

August 15

August 20–22

  • International students arrive August 20–22, 9:00 am–4:00 pm

August 22–25

  • Pre-orientation trip students arrive August 22; trips August 23–25 (due to pre-orientation trips and International Orientation happening at the same time, international students are unable to register for pre-orientation trips)

August 23–25

  • International student orientation (first-years and transfers)

August 26–29

August 28

  • Continuing students return

August 30

  • Convocation, 11:00 am
  • Classes begin on campus, 2:10 pm

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