The Owl Team

What is an Owl Team Leader?

Owl Team Leaders are Temple University’s summer orientation leaders.  Each year, approximately 30 Temple undergraduate students are selected to serve as Owl Team Leaders.

Interested in becoming an Owl Team Leader? Watch this video!

What do Owl Team Leaders do?

Owl Team Leaders work with University staff, new students, and each other to create a positive and welcoming atmosphere for new students and parents during summer orientation programs.

Each Owl Team Leader works closely with small groups of new students to facilitate group activities and discussions to assist students in their transition to Temple University.

In this position, Owl Team Leaders will learn and practice group facilitation and teamwork strategies, build interpersonal and intrapersonal competence, and serve as positive role models and representatives of Temple University.

Owl Team Leaders are required to participate in spring trainings and meetings, summer training including a weekend retreat, and all summer orientation sessions in June, July, and August.

How do I Become an Owl Team leader?

If you are interested in becoming an Owl Team Leader please click on the 'Become an Owl Team Leader' link for more information.