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Submission Deadline

Mar 29, 2019

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 29, 2019.

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

2018/2019 Important Dates

  • November 1, 2018 through March 8, 2019:
    • Applications accepted for the 2019 Fall Semester
  • March 8, 2019:
    • 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. 
  • May 3, 2019:
    • Students are notified of their admission status
  • May 13 - June 28, 2019
    • Individual person centered planning sessions and assessments will be scheduled and held with each Leadership and Career Studies Freshman.
  • August 19 through August 23, 2019
    • Mandatory Freshman Orientation
  • August 26, 2019
    • 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 May 3, 2019.


 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.