2024 Summer Leadership Academy
June 23-27, 2024

Thank you to the 110 students who applied to the 2024 Summer Leadership Academy! We are excited to host a record-breaking 94 young women for this 5-day/4-night leadership development, college preparation, and career exploration program where participants stay overnight in Mount Mary's residence hall and earn 2 college credits from Mount Mary University!

Parents and participants of the 2024 Academy can find important program details below.

General questions about this program can be answered in the Frequently Asked Questions section. Questions about specific applications or topics not covered below should be directed to Alexandra Hoslet, Program Manager, at hosleta@mtmary.edu.


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Check-In & Campus Tours (By Group Colors):

Sunday, June 23, 2024

North Dining Hall (Bergstrom Hall)

Check-In | 1 – 1:30 p.m.
Bring your bags, check-in at North Dining Hall registration tables and move into your dorm room.
Campus Tour | 1:45 – 2:15 p.m.

Campus Tour | 1 – 1:30 p.m.
Check-In | 1:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Bring your bags, check-in at North Dining Hall registration tables and move into your dorm room.

Campus Tour | 1:15 – 1:45 p.m.
Check-In | 1:55 – 2:20 p.m.
Bring your bags, check-in at North Dining Hall registration tables and move into your dorm room.

Welcome Ceremony:

Sunday, June 23, 2024

2:30 – 3 p.m. | Alumnae Dining Hall (Bergstrom Hall)
Parents/guardians are welcome to join their Summer Leadership Academy students!

FOR PARENTS | Optional College Information Session:

Thursday, June 27, 2024

Financial Aid and Finding the Right College for Your Student
3:15 – 4:15 p.m. | Helfaer Hall (Caroline Hall)

Closing Ceremony:

Thursday, June 27, 2024

4:30 – 5:30 p.m. | Alumnae Dining Hall (Bergstrom Hall)

Campus Map & Directions


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NOTE: To reach the North Dining Hall and Alumnae Dining Hall, both in Bergstrom Hall, we recommend to come in from 92nd Street and park in LOT B.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Summer Leadership Academy Code of Conduct

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Summer Leadership Academy Scholarship Fund

The Summer Leadership Academy had a record 110 applications for the 2024 program! This year, 66% of applicants are eligible and in need of receiving a full-tuition scholarship. We are in the process of raising $17,000 for students who would like to participate in this transformational program. To support the Summer Leadership Academy Scholarship Fund, please click the donate button below and select Summer Leadership Academy in the Gift Designation drop down. Thank you for your support!


Summer Leadership Academy Sponsors

The program is sponsored each year by companies, organizations, and individuals interested in developing strong leaders. Thank you to these sponsors for seeing the potential in this programs and for investing in the lives of these young women. Sponsorship opportunities for the 2024 Summer Leadership Academy are still available. Please reach out to Amy LaMacchia, Senior Director of Advancement, at lamaccha@mtmary.edu or Alexandra Hoslet, Program Manager for the Women's Leadership Institute, at hosleta@mtmary.edu for further information.



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