Requirements and Application Process

VIEW currently accepts students from 3 Philadelphia High Schools:

  • Philadelphia High School for Girls
  • Academy At Palumbo High School
  • Bodine High School for International Affairs
  • Central High School
  • Lankenau High School
  • George Washington Carver High School of Engineering & Science
  • Bishop McDevitt High School


Prospective applicants should:

  • 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 experience new adventures

Application Process

Applications for 2017 will open October 16 - November 17.  If your application is accepted, you will be notified to come in for an interview on Dec 2nd or 3rd

Please contact our office (610.519.4076), if you have any questions.

third years
Third Year VIEW Class of 2015
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2012's First Years with Devon for a diversity presentation