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Submission Deadline

Mar 16, 2018

Thank you for applying to Leadership & Career Studies, a four year authentic college experience for young adults with intellectual disabilities at Temple University.

Attached you will find the necessary forms that need to be completed by you and your family member and/or support person. 


Applications are due on or before March 16, 2018.

If you have any questions concerning the completion of these forms you may contact:

Titania Boddie, Leadership & Career Studies Manager


Leadership & Career Admission Process Overview

2017/2018 Important Dates

  • November 1, 2017 through March 16, 2018:
    • Applications accepted for the 2018 Fall Semester
  • March 16, 2018:
    • All applications are due
  • Once the COMPLETE Application package is received, applicants will be scheduled for an interview, if all the eligibility criteria are met. 
  • April 27, 2018:
    • Students are notified of their admission status
  • May 14, 2018 - June 29, 2018
    • Individual person centered planning sessions and assessments will be scheduled and held with each Leadership and Career Studies Freshman.
  • August 20 through August 24, 2018
    • Mandatory Freshman Orientation
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2018
    • Temple University Classes begin

The Application Screening Committee will review your application and determine your eligibility for the program. If you are determined to be eligible for the program, you will be scheduled for an interview. You will be interviewed by the interview team in person by yourself. After your personal interview the interview team will meet with family members or support people to answer any questions about Leadership & Career Studies.


Students will be selected for admission after all applicant interviews are completed. Please do not call about the status of your application, as we will not be able to provide this information for you over the phone. You will be notified of your acceptance status by April 27, 2018.


 Note:  Due to space limitations, not all applicants who complete the application and meet the criteria for admission can be accepted in Leadership & Career Studies.

To review the full eligibility criteria, click here.