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Temple University Workforce Education and Lifelong Learning (WELL)

  • Dr. Holly Sawyer
  • Lead Instructor/Professional Development Specialist

Program Description

Workforce Education and Lifelong Learning (WELL), a program of the Center for Social Policy and Community Development (CSPCD) provides literacy and workforce skills to community and special populations. Funding through Pennsylvania Department of Education -- Department of Adult Education and Literacy (DAEL) and Philadelphia Youth Network (PYN) guide the delivery top services on Temple University's main campus, one of Philadelphia's most progressive and technologically oriented universities in the Philadelphia region. Temple University WELL program has developed contextualized, inclusive, and academically challenging curriculum that engages learners of all academic levels including Temple University students and faculty.

Services Provided

  • Academic enrichment/tutoring/study skills
  • Career exploration and counseling/internships
  • College admissions guidance and counseling
  • College fairs/campus visits
  • College transition and retention support
  • Financial aid advising/FAFSA completion
  • Parent/family services
  • SAT/ACT and other test preparation
  • Scholarships and last-dollar grants

Demographics

First-Generation

  • Less than 25%