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Summer Owls Leadership Experience

Temple invites rising high school juniors and seniors to apply for the Summer Owls Leadership Experience.

Summer provides a perfect opportunity to get a jump on your college readiness with the SOLE program at Temple University. SOLE allows you to provide an excellent answer to the question, “What did you do this summer?” Our 1-week college experience and our 3-week academic credit program offer an enriching summer where you can:

  • Chose a college course in business, communication, education, public health or sciences taught by enthusiastic and knowledgeable Temple faculty...
  • Live in a campus residence hall, in a safe, supervised program with other high school students...
  • Campus workshop sessions about leadership skills and how to prepare for college...
  • Experience Temple University’s vibrant, urban campus...
  • Participate in fun weekend activities and field trips...
  • Gain and expand your leadership skills and develop your independence through thought-provoking academics and university life...
  • Personally engage with fellow students, faculty and program staff who foster your future success in college...
  • Prepare for the college admissions process...
  • Earn a $4,000 scholarship if you complete the college course successfully and later enroll at Temple as a first-time, full-time freshman...
  • Soar with SOLE and begin your college experience with Temple University in Summer 2016...

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Experience Philadelphia

With Main Campus less than two miles from downtown Philadelphia, you will have an opportunity to explore one of the nation's most diverse and vibrant cities in special group outings. We are a short ride to everything great Philly has to offer, like the Phillies' ballpark, world-class museums and performance centers, and amazing restaurants.