Week 1 Meredith meets the men vying for her heart for the first time, but must send ten home immediately after the first cocktail party.
Week 2 One bachelor gets the coveted first individual date while the rest must go on group dates. Five men are asked to leave.
Week 3 The men take compatibility tests to determine the next round of dates. Seven bachelors continue in the pursuit of Meredith's affections.
Week 4 Meredith's friends meet the men and ask them to write love letters that explain why they are the right man for Meredith which will decide the week's dates. Three men leave the house.
Week 5 Meredith travels to the bahcleor's hometowns but must ask one man to leave.
Week 6 Meredith must narrow the field to two men after exotic overnight dates.
The Men Tell All Meredith faces the 23 rejected men for the first time since they left the show, as the men who did not receive roses from Meredith reunite to dish and give their predictions on which of the two remaining men she's likely to choose.
Week 7 Meredith takes the men home to meet her parents and must decide which man has stolen her heart.
After The Final Rose This one-hour special features the first public appearance by the happy couple, and includes an appearance by the man who was not chosen.