How to Apply

Temple University invites motivated and academically talented rising juniors and seniors to join the Summer Owls Leadership Experience.

To apply, complete the online application. You will be asked to create a DestinyOne account, including selecting a username and password. You will use your username and password to access your application. Please note that if you do not have all information needed when you start your application, you will be able to save completed information and return to it later in order to add all documents needed such as:

  • your high school transcript
  • your PSAT, SAT and/or ACT scores
  • a recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor (preferred, but not required)
  • a minimum GPA of 3.0 is required to attend.

Be sure to save as you complete each page of the application. When you have completed all the information, you will click Submit.

For inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Via email:
Via telephone: (215) 204-2712

Summer Owls Leadership Experience
Summer Programs Office
Temple University
1301 Cecil B.Moore Ave.
662 Ritter Annex Bldg.
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Accepted students will be required to show documentation of health insurance coverage.

Cost & Fees

Please View the 2016 program cost and fee page to understand the range of costs involved.

Earn a Temple Scholarship

If you complete the college course successfully and later enroll at Temple as a first-time, full-time freshman, you will receive a $4,000 tuition grant ($1,000 per year for four years), as long as you maintain a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.0, continuous enrollment and full-time status.