Critical Dates

Academic Year 2016-2017

  • January 8, 2016: “Pre-Select” Applications due for ALL START DATES: June 2016, August 2016, and January 2017. The “Pre-Select” Application process is only available to Utah State University didactic students.   Students must use the on-line centralized internship application, DICAS. 
  • February 15, 2016: DICAS on-line application submission deadline for students participating in Spring 2016 match.
    • Our program only does ONE match date a year. So, students interested in starting in any of the following semesters: Summer 2016, Fall 2016, and Spring 2017, must apply in the Spring (FEBRUARY) 2016 match.
    • USU DI participates in the DICAS system and the Computer Matching Process. USU D&D Digital match #440. Computer matching application deadline is also February 15, 2016.
    • See Admission Requirements and Application Process for details.
  • Sunday, April 3, 2016: Applicant Notification Day (6:00 pm CDT)
  • Monday, April 4, 2016: Official Appointment Day

**Important: applicants who receive a computer match DI appointment are responsible for accepting or rejecting the match by telephone by 5:00 PM Mountain Daylight Time on the April 4, 2016 (Appointment Day). See Contact Information for the telephone number for the internship faculty.

  • Orientation Week 2016 will be held June 6-9, 2016 (Monday-Thursday)
    • Orientation is mandatory for all interns regardless when they plan to begin training.
  • Internship Rotation Start Dates
    • 2016 Summer Semester: Internship rotations start between June 13, 2016-July 31, 2016
    • 2016 Fall Semester: Internship rotations start between August 1, 2016-November 30, 2016
    • 2017 Spring Semester: Internship rotations start between December 1, 2016-January 31, 2017

**For further University dates see the USU Academic Calendar.