Telios is Cal Lutheran's five day leadership retreat for incoming first-year students. First-generation students are highly enouraged to apply! During the program, students will have the chance to discover their leadership potential & build community before their first day of classes. Learn more about Telios 

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2023 Telios Leadership Summer Program 

For the 2023 Telios Leadership Program, we will be hosting 2 sessions.Each program will have a max of 20 incoming first-year students who will embark on their leadership journey together. For more information about the 2023 Telios program and applications, email Jeanie Maidona at

Session 1: Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14, 2023

Session 2: Monday, July 24 - Friday, July 28, 2023

Cost: $75

  • Lodging
  • Meals
  • Transportation to off-campus activities during the program
  • Leadership development activities and supplies

**For questions about fee waiver, email Jeanie Maidona at jmaidona@callutheran,edu