Bridges to Success

Important Dates/Deadlines

Students participating in the Bridge to Success program are required to attend a number of events and programs throughout the year. Students should pay special attention to the dates listed below as many of the programs are mandatory.

Please also note that dates/times are subject to change without notice.

Check the website regularly to stay informed!

 

Date Event Time Location
September 27, 2017 Critical Thinking & Decision Making 5PM - 6PM East Campus, 8-245
December 4, 2017 Building Leadership Qualities 5PM - 6PM East Campus, 8-248
January 24, 2018 Pursuing your Passion 5PM - 6PM East Campus, 8-245
March 21, 2018 Networking 5PM - 6PM East Campus, 8-245
April 10, 2018 Healthy You 5PM - 6PM East Campus, 8-245
Date Event Time Location
November 13, 2017 Critical Thinking & Decision Making 5PM - 6PM West Campus, SSB-206G
November 29, 2017 Grab the spotlight! Public Speaking 5PM - 6PM West Campus, 4-204
December 6, 2017 Building Leadership Qualities 5PM - 6PM West Campus, 4-204
January 25, 2018 Pursuing your Passion 5PM - 6PM West Campus, TBD
March 28, 2018 Networking 5PM - 6PM West Campus, TBD
April 11, 2018 Healthy You 5PM - 6PM West Campus, TBD
Date Event Time Location
October 26, 2017 Grab the spotlight! Public Speaking 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 1-219B
November 15, 2017 Critical Thinking & Decision Making 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 4-304
December 5, 2017 Building Leadership Qualities 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 1-219B
January 31, 2018 Pursuing your Passion 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 1-219B
March 7, 2018 Networking 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 1-219B
April 4, 2018 Healthy You 5PM - 6PM Osceola Campus, 1-219B
 
Date Event Time Location
August 7, 2017 Bridges Appeal Deadline Via Online 11:59P Campuses E,O, & W
August 11, 2017 Financial Aid SAP Appeal Priority Deadline Offices Close 5P Campuses E,O, & W
August 28, 2017 Classes Begin   Campuses E,O, & W
August 29, 2017 Community Service Fair 12:00P-2:00P West Campus, SSB Patio & Breezeway
September 4, 2017 Labor Day (College Closed)   (College Closed)
September 05, 2017 2018 BTS Summer Program Application Released  Via Online
September 5, 2017 Drop/Refund Deadline  Via Online 11:59P Campuses E,O, & W
September 6, 2017 Community Service Fair 11:00A-2:00P Osceola Campus, Building 4 Courtyard
September 6, 2017 Study Abroad - Info Session 4:30p-5:30p Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 7, 2017 Study Abroad - Info Session 4:30p-5:30p West Campus, 3-111
September 8, 2017 MM4T RESCHEDULED Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 8, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) RESCHEDULED Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 8, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) RESCHEDULED Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 8, 2017 Osceola ROAR RESCHEDULED Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 13, 2017 Community Service Fair CANCELLED PENDING RESCHEDULE East Campus, Mall Area
Bldg. 4
September 13, 2017 Community Service Location FORM Deadline Via Online 11:59P Campuses E,O, & W
September 15, 2017 MM4T RESCHEDULED West Campus, 4-120
September 15, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) RESCHEDULED West Campus, 4-120
September 15, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) RESCHEDULED West Campus, 4-120
September 15, 2017 West ROAR RESCHEDULED West Campus, HSB-105
September 21, 2017 Study Abroad - Info Session 4:30p-5:30p East Campus, 8-101
September 22, 2017 Valencia College Graduation Applications Due Offices Close 5P Campuses E,O, & W
September 22, 2017 MM4T 9:00 A-10:00A East Campus, 8-101
September 22, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P East Campus, 8-101
September 22, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00-2:30P East Campus, 8-101
September 25, 2017 Community Service Location FORM Deadline Via Online 11:59P Campuses E,O, & W
September 28, 2017 Learning Support Hours Due Due in BTS Office by 5:00P Campuses E,O, & W
September 29, 2017 MM4T 9:00A- 10:00A Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 29, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 29, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00-2:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
September 29, 2017 Osceola ROAR - Sophomore Students ONLY 3:00P- 4:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101

October 13, 2017

MM4T

9:00 A-10:00A

West Campus, 4-120

October 13, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P West Campus, 4-120
October 13, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00-2:30P West Campus, 4-120
October 13, 2017 West ROAR - Sophomores Only (Cohorts 1516 & 1617) 3:00P- 4:30P West Campus, HSB-105
October 19, 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Movie Night CANCELLED West Campus, HSB-105
October 24, 2017 Group Advising Sophomore 9:00A-5:00P Osceola Campus, 4-105
October 25, 2017 Community Service/Workshop Deadline #1
15 hrs & 2 workshops Due TODAY
Offices Close 5P Campuses E,O, & W
October 25, 2017 Group Advising Sophomore 9:00A-5:00P West Campus, HSB-105
October 31, 2017 Group Advising Sophomore 9:00A-5:00P East Campus, 3-113
October 28, 2017 Adopt A Highway Service Project 7:30A-10:30A Location - "Advisor will Notify you"
November 16, 2017 Bridges Talent Cafe 6:30P-8:30P West Campus, SSB-206G
November 22-26, 2017 Thanksgiving Holiday College Closed Campuses E,O, & W
November 30, 2017 Men of Honor Luncheon 11:30A - 1:30P West, 8-111
December 1, 2017 MM4T 9:00 A-10:00A Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
December 1, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
December 1, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00P-2:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
December 1, 2017 Osceola ROAR Meeting 3:00P-4:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium
Bldg. 1-101
December 13, 2017 Community Service/Workshop Deadline #2
15 hrs & 2 workshops Due TODAY
Offices Close 5P Campuses E,O, & W
December 8, 2017 MM4T 9:00 A-10:00A East Campus, 8-101
December 8 , 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P East Campus , 8-101
December 8, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00P-2:30P East Campus, 8-101
December 8, 2017 East ROAR Meeting 3:00P-4:30P East Campus, 8-102
December 11-17, 2017 Final Exams/Semester Ends   Campuses E,O, & W
December 15, 2017 MM4T 9:00 A-10:00A West Campus, 4-120
December 15, 2017 Campus Seminar (Freshman Students) 10:30A-12:00P West Campus, 4-120
December 15, 2017 Campus Seminar (Sophomore Students) 1:00P-2:30P West Campus, 4-120
December 15, 2017 West ROAR 3:00P-4:30P West Campus, HSB-105
December 18, 2016 Valencia College Term Ends    
December 22, 2017-January 1, 2018 Winter Break College Closed Campuses E,O, & W
 
Date Event Time Location
January 2, 2018 Academic Appeals & Reinstatements Deadline Via Online 11:59P All Campuses - Freshman and Sophomore students that did not meet the Bridges Program academic standards. Eligible students seeking reinstatement.
January 4, 2018 SAP Appeals Deadline Answer Center before 5P Freshman and Sophomore students that did not meet the Valencia College minimum academic standards.
January 8, 2018 Classes Begin   All Campuses
January 12, 2018 MM4T 9:00A-10:00A East Campus, 8-101 - Required for Freshman male students, optional for Sophomore male students
January 12, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman) 10:30A-12:00P East Campus, 8-101 - Required for all Freshman students
January 12, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophmore) 1:00P-2:30P East Campus, 8-101 - Required for all Sophomore students
January 12, 2018 East Campus ROAR 3:00P-4:30P East Campus, 8-102 - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
January 15, 2018 MLK Holiday College Closed All Campuses
January 16, 2018 Drop/Refund Deadline Via Online 11:59P Campuses E,O, & W
January 19, 2018 MM4T 9:00A-10:00A West Campus, TBD - Required for Freshman male students, optional for Sophomore male students
January 19, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman) 10:30A-12:00P West Campus, TBD - Required for all Freshman students
January 19, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophomore) 1:00P-2:30P West Campus, TBD - Required for all Sophomore students
January 19, 2018 West Campus ROAR 3:00P-4:30P West Campus, TBD - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
January 26, 2018 Valencia College Graduation Application for Spring 2018 Online Via Atlas Required for Spring 2018 graduating students
January 26, 2018 MM4T 9:00A-10:00A Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for Freshman male students, optional for Sophomore male students
January 26, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman)  10:30A-12:00P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for all Freshman students
January 26, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophomore) 1:00P-2:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for all Sophomore students
January 26, 2018 West Campus ROAR 3:00P-4:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
January 27, 2018 Adopt A Highway Service Project  7:30A-10:30A  Location -“Advisor will Notify you”
January 29, 2018 - February 2, 2018 Bridges Office CLOSED   All Campuses
February 5-9, 2018 Bridges Office CLOSED   All Campuses
February 12-16, 2018 Bridges Office CLOSED   All Campuses
February 15, 2018 Black History Month- Movie Night 6:00P-8:00P East Campus, 8-101 - Optional for all students
February 15, 2018 Black History Month- Movie Night 6:00P-8:00P West Campus, TBD - Optional for all students
February 15, 2018 Black History Month- Movie Night 6:00P-8:00P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Optional for all students
February 16, 2018 Bridges to Success Pre-Orientation Fair 8:00am - 5:00pm Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101
February 19, 2018 Bridges to Success Pre-Orientation Fair 8:00am - 5:00pm West Campus, HSB-105
February 20, 2018 Group Advising (FRESHMAN 1718 Cohort) 8:00A-5:00P West Campus, TBD
February 21, 2018 Group Advising (FRESHMAN 1718 Cohort) 8:00A-5:00P East Campus, 3-113
February 22, 2018 Group Advising (FRESHMAN 1718 Cohort) 8:00A-5:00P Osceola Campus, 1-219B
March 12-18, 2018 Spring Break College Closed All Campuses
March 21, 2018 Community Service/Workshops Deadline #1 By 11:59P Online
March 24, 2018 FAMU College Tour   Details of College Tour sent via Email - Optional for all students
March 24-28, 2018 Black, Brown & College Bound Conference   Details of College Tour sent via Email - Optional for all students
March 30, 2018 Withdrawal Deadline "W" Grade By 11:59P All Campuses
March 30, 2018 Women of Distinction Luncheon 11:30A-1:30P West Campus, TBD - Open to all campuses. Optional for all female students
April 6, 2018 MM4T   West Campus, TBD - Required for Freshman male students. Optional for Sophomore male students
April 6, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman)   West Campus, TBD - Required for all Freshman students
April 6, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophomore)   West Campus, TBD - Required for all Sophomore students
April 6, 2018 West Campus ROAR 3:00P-4:30P West Campus, TBD - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
April 6, 2018 Scholarship Contract Deadline
(Freshman and Sophomore)
Via Online 11:59P All Campuses
April 11, 2018 Community Service/Workshops Deadline #2 By 11:59P Online
April 13, 2018 MM4T 9:00A-10:00A Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for Freshman male students. Optional for Sophomore male students
April 13, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman) 10:30A-12:00P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for all Freshman students
April 13, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophomore) 1:00P-2:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for all Sophomore students
April 13, 2018 Osceola ROAR Meeting 3:00P-4:30P Osceola Campus, Auditorium bldg.1-101 - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
April 14, 2018
(Saturday)
Adopt A Highway Service Project 7:30A-10:30A Location -“Advisor will Notify you”
April 19, 2018 BTS Family Feud 6:00P- 8:00P Osceola Campus, bldg. 4-105 - Optional for all students
April 20, 2018 MM4T 9:00A-10:00A East Campus, 8-101 - Required for Freshman male students. Optional for Sophomore male students
April 20, 2018 Campus Seminar (Freshman) 10:30A-12:00P East Campus, 8-101 - Required for all Freshman students
April 20, 2018 Campus Seminar (Sophomore) 1:00P-2:30P East Campus, 8-101 - Required for all Sophomore students
April 20, 2018 East ROAR Meeting 3:00P-4:30P East Campus, 8-102 - Required for Freshman female students. Optional for Sophomore female students
April 23-29, 2018 Final Exams/ Semester Ends   All Campuses
April 29 , 2018 Valencia College Term Ends   All Campuses
May 3, 2018 Academic Appeals & Reinstatements Deadline  Via Online 11:59P All Campuses - Freshman and Sophomore students that did not meet the Bridges Program academic standards. Eligible students seeking reinstatement.
May 4, 2018 SAP Appeals Deadline Answer Center before 5P Freshman and Sophomore students that did not meet the Valencia College minimum academic standards.
May 6, 2018 Valencia College Commencement Offices Close 5P Optional for graduating students
May 25, 2018 Valencia College Graduation Application for Summer 2018 Via Online 11:59P Required for Summer 2018 graduating students
May 28, 2018 Memorial Day College Closed All Campuses
 
Date Event Time Location
       
 
Date Event Time Location
January 10, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
January 17, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
January 24, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
January 25, 2018 BTS Summer 2018 Application Deadline Via Online 6:00P  
January 31, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
February 7, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
February 14, 2018 2018 Summer Program Application Document Drop Off 2:00pm - 5:00pm West Campus SSB-173
February 16, 2018 (Rodeo Day) Pre-Orientation Session - Osceola County 8A-5P Osceola Campus, Auditorium Bldg. 1-101
February 19, 2018 (President’s Day) Pre-Orientation Session - Orange County 8A-5P West Campus, HSB-105
Week of March 5-9, 2018 Decision Letters Emailed/Check List    
March 23, 2018 Acceptance Form Due by 5:00P/Dynamic Form    
April 27, 2018 PERT Retake-Deadline (students interested in improving score)