5.1 Gathering Schedule

During PathwayConnect, students participate in one or two required gatherings on Thursday evenings (depending on a student’s group type) (see Section 4.2.1 Group Types). Students come having completed course assignments and are ready to actively participate in collaborative discussion and learning activities.

Academic Gatherings

  • Standard version academic gatherings are facilitated by PathwayConnect missionaries and lead students and last for 60 minutes.
  • L version academic gatherings are facilitated by PathwayConnect missionaries and lead students and last for 90 minutes.

Religion Gatherings

  • Standard & L version religion gatherings for Age 18–30 groups are facilitated through institute and typically last for 90 minutes.
  • Standard version religion gatherings for Age 31+ groups are facilitated by PathwayConnect missionaries and lead students and last for 60 minutes.
  • L version students in Age 31+ groups do not participate in a religion gathering.

See 1.5.3 PathwayConnect Version & Group Types

Missionaries are required to be present for the duration of all gatherings associated with non-institute gatherings. Specific details for each group type are included in the chart below. (See Section 3.2 Courses & Sequences)

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