FAQ

For Participants

Who is eligible to enroll in the Summer Owls Leadership Experience?
Temple welcomes academically talented and motivated rising high school junior and senior students to the program.

For Parents

What is the extent of supervision participants will receive?
Students will spend their days with other program participants. In most cases, they will be part of a group overseen by college-student mentors and residence-hall staff outside the classroom. During classroom breaks and other non-group times, a buddy system will be implemented.

Are participants allowed to commute to campus?
As the residential experience is an important part of this program, all participants will reside on campus.

About the Application Process

When are applications due?
Apply by March 17, 2014 and receive an "Early Owl" waiver of the $55 program application fee. Applications will continue to be accepted through May 1, 2014, as long as there is room in the program. Apply early!

Where do I send my application?
Send applications to:

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

Via email: summerleadership@temple.edu
Via fax: (215) 204-2666

What if I have questions about the program?
Call (215) 204-2712 or email summerleadership@temple.edu and your questions will be addressed or referred to the program director.

How can I find out more about campus safety?
Learn more about campus safety at Campus Safety Services »