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Important early February deadlines to keep in mind

January 28, 2016
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McNair Scholars Program application deadline is Feb. 1
The deadline to apply for the McNair Scholars Program is Monday, Feb. 1. The McNair Scholars program is open to first-generation/low-income/underrepresented minority students in their second or third year, who have an interest in pursuing a Ph.D. For more information, contact Atiera Coleman at Click here to learn more about the McNair Scholars Program.

Applications for the new ACM-CIC Mellon Graduate School Exploratory Fellowship (GSEF) due Feb. 1
The deadline to apply for Beloit’s new GSEF program will be Feb. 1. This program works with students who will have junior standing in fall 2016; are either first-generation college, low-income, underrepresented minority, or committed to working on issues of diversity; have a 3.0 GPA or higher; have a strong interest in going straight into graduate school, and are in the humanities and/or social sciences. For more information, contact Nicole Truesdell at   

Nominations for the Underkofler Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award due Feb. 1
Attention students: This is your opportunity to recognize your favorite professor for outstanding teaching. Every year Beloit honors an outstanding professor with the James R. Underkofler Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award (sponsored by WAICU and Alliant Energy). To be eligible, a faculty member must have taught at Beloit for at least three years – former winners are not eligible. To nominate your most outstanding professor, go to Nominations close on Monday, Feb. 1, at noon.

Priority deadline for the international summer block courses is Feb. 1
The priority deadline to apply for the international summer block is Monday, Feb. 1. Students who register by Feb. 1 will receive a $100 discount on summer tuition and fees. The regular deadline is Feb. 15.

Off-campus study deadline is Feb. 2
Thinking about studying off-campus during the fall of 2016 or spring of 2017? There’s still time to apply. The application deadline for study abroad (in and beyond the U.S.) is Tuesday, Feb. 2. Don’t let anymore time go by. To schedule an appointment, email the Office of International Education. Click here for more information.

Friday Feb. 5 is the last day to drop a class
The last day to drop a first module class will be this Friday, Feb. 5. For more information, contact the Registrar’s Office at