GREATNESS DOESNâ€™T QUIT.
TRANSFORMED Temple University is Red Hot and Temple Athletics helps shape that image by gaining national exposure for the University. Temple Football had an estimated value of 38 million dollars of free exposure for the University. Our student-athletes have also completed over 4,000 community service hours this year. Temple had a record number of graduates in May with more than 9,000 people in the class of 2017 and applications are at an all-time high.
BY THE NUMBERS 78 Owl Student-Athlete Graduates in the Spring of 2017 3.18 combined GPA for the Spring 2017 Semester 3.75 combined GPA for Womenâ€™s Cross Country-highest GPA in the history of any sport at Temple 16 programs have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher 12th in the nation among Football Bowl Subdivision institutions for multi-year APR (Academic Progress Rate)
GREATNESS DOESN’T QUIT.
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES • The past three years we have had three part-time psychologists • In 2017-2018, we will hire a full-time psychologist • More than 50 student-athletes have utilized services over three years • 20% of the campus population has mental health issues ranging from severe episodes to managing stress • The full-time position’s total cost is $125,000 per year
COMMITMENT $125,000 over 5 years Payment Schedule 2017-18: $25,000 by June 30, 2018 2018-19: $25,000 by June 30, 2019 2019-20: $25,000 by June 30, 2020 2020-21: $25,000 by June 30, 2021 2021-22: $25,000 by June 30, 2022
Proposal for an Owl Club representative to secure a full-time mental health professional for Temple athletics.