Welcome to the first issue of Advantage News - information especially for you - a new Binghamton Advantage Program (BAP) student!
Friday, Aug. 18 - Saturday, Aug. 19
More information to come with specifics!
Binghamton Advantage Program Welcome Week:
Tuesday, Aug. 22 - Friday, Aug. 25
Connect with your fellow BAP students as you continue getting acquainted with both Binghamton University and SUNY Broome through fun programs and activities all week long.
Classes at SUNY Broome begin:
Monday, Aug. 28
If you plan to live on campus at Binghamton University as part of the Binghamton Advantage Program requirements and have not already registered for housing, sign up today!
In the coming weeks we will be sending the Advantage News to your BMail, your Binghamton University email account. It's very important that you read each issue because each contains next steps, key information, how-tos, dates and deadlines, links to required documents, and some fun stuff too! All issues of Advantage News will also be posted to the BAP website.
It's also important that you check your SUNY Broome email account (once you receive information in the mail on how to set it up) as you will be sent important information from SUNY Broome pertaining to advising, classes, billing and financial aid.
Here's a peek at what you can expect in the coming weeks:
Must-dos - Health requirements and forms, dining information, financial aid information, transcript information, parking information and more.
Orientation - Additional details will be provided.
AP/IB Dual Enrollment Credit -Information on how to submit previously earned college credits, etc.
How to pay your bill - Tuition/fees/payments will be due to SUNY Broome.
Getting Involved - Learning doesn't just take place in the classroom. Find out how to get involved in student clubs and organizations on BOTH campuses!
Move-in Weekend -- Learn about the how's, when's and what's of moving into your residence hall.
We know you're excited to start your college experience and we're excited to welcome you! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to reach out to the Binghamton Advantage Program office at BUBAP@binghamton.edu (email for current BAP students) or call 607-777-3868.