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University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, California 95211

Summer Success and Leadership Academy FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Why should I send my children to Summer Success and Leadership Academy?

A: The Summer Success and Leadership Academy is designed to give your students most "at-risk" to be purveyors of or affected by violence in the Stockton community exposure to a different, safer environment; that of college and a world of knowledge and self empowerment.

Q: I am student- what will I benefit from coming to SSLA?

A: You will benefit in numerous ways:

  • Exposure to the collegiate environment
  • Relationships with college mentors from our community
  • Comprehensive leadership development program
  • Comprehensive life skills workshops including college admissions
  • Become recognized and treated as leaders in our community
  • Access to resources in the form of year round support and mentorship
  • Peer network of other up and coming Stockton Leaders
  • The opportunity to create, design, and implement a community action plan that will allow you to become active agents of change in our community

Q: When does the application come out?

A: The application can be accessed here and due March 31, 2012. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions

Q: How many students are you targeting?

A: 50 students

Q: Where will Success Summer Academy take place?

A: All primary Success Sessions will take place in University of the Pacific's main campus.

Q: How long does the program run?

A: The one week Residential Program will take place in July. Once admitted the students will be informed on further dates for wrap around service programming.

Q: How much does the Academy cost?

A: It's free!

For more information or if you questions about the program or the application process please contact:

Michael Tubbs and Ty-Licia Hooker
Executive Directors
Summer Success and Leadership Academy

University of the Pacific
3601 Pacific Avenue Stockton, CA 95211
Tel: 209.845.7752
Fax: 209.946.2278

Email: StocktonSSLA@gmail.com