Below is an example schedule based on previous years.  The 2016 program will run from Sunday, August 21st through Wednesday, August 24th. 

Day One: Sunday, August 21st

  • Morning/ Early Afternoon: Move into your College House residence for the year
  • Late Afternoon/Evening: Introductions, dinner, workshop, social activities

Day Two: Monday, August 22nd

  • Morning: Early breakfast, workshop, walking tour of West Philadelphia, lunch
  • Afternoon: Site visits to Philadelphia nonprofits
  • Evening: Dinner, discussions, interactive workshops, social activities

Day Three: Tuesday, August 23rd

  • Morning: Early breakfast, site visits and community service project
  • Afternoon: Community Listening Project and reflection
  • Evening: Community dinner with university faculty and leaders of Philadelphia organizations
  • Social activities

Day Four: Wednesday, August 24th

  • Morning: Early breakfast, site visits and community service projects
  • Afternoon: Reflection and culminating experience
  • Evening: Dinner in West Philadelphia
  • Social activities

For additional information, please contact or call Civic House (215-898-4831).