Dates & Schedule

Application deadline: Apply by March 16, 2015 and receive an "Early Owl" waiver of the $55 program application fee. Applications will continue to be accepted through May 1, 2015, as long as there is room in the program. Apply early!

Notification of acceptance: You will know if you have been accepted within two weeks of Temple's receipt of your application and other required documents.

Move-in: Sunday, July 12

Classes: Monday through Friday, July 13 - July 31

Move-out: Saturday, August 1

The Summer Owls Leadership Experience weekday schedule combines classroom and study time with workshops and activities.


(sample schedule)

7:00 - 9:00 am: breakfast
9:30 am - 12:30 pm: three-credit college course
12:30 - 1:30 pm: lunch
2:00 - 3:30 pm: workshops in leadership skills, college preparation and social and recreational activities
3:30 - 5:00 pm: individual study and/or group-project time
5:00 - 6:00 pm: dinner
Evenings: planned social and recreational programs and individual study time


The weekend schedule will include brunch and dinner. Staff members will organize and accompany you in social activities, such as campus movies, Phillies games or trips to Philadelphia's museums and historical sites. You also will have time to study and work on projects.