Requirements and Application Process

Dorney Park Trip
Counselor Cam and sophomore girls take time out to laugh!

VIEW currently accepts students from 3 Philadelphia High Schools:

  • Philadelphia High School for Girls
  • Academy @ Palumbo High School
  • Bodine High School for International Affairs

Requirements

Prospective applicants should :

  • be female
  • maintain strong grades:
    • Academics: A's and B's with an exception allowed of 1 C
    • Conduct: All 1's and no more than 1 rating of 2
  • make a 3 year year commitment
  • have no excessive lateness or absences
  • be in the 9th grade
  • demonstrate a positive attitude
  • be willing to step outside the bubble to meet new people and try new adventures

Application Process

New student applications will be available at the November 2014. Please contact our office (610.519.4076) if you have any questions.

Applications Requirements:

  • Complete the application form and submit by the scheduled date
    (This application form can be completed online using Adobe Acrobat and emailed directly to VIEW)
  • Submit the application, essay, waiver, emergency contact form by email - view@villanova.edu or FAX 610.519.7758
  • Be available for an interview with the VIEW staff.  Once the application is received, applicants will receive a letter with interview information.