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Temple is a university rich in history. Here, you’ll find information to help you during your college search process, such as the most important things you need to know about Temple, some fun facts and the next steps to take to apply. 


  • Founded by Russell H. Conwell in 1884, Temple’s official motto is Perseverantia Vincit, or Perseverance Conquers. 

  • Temple University is Philadelphia’s public university, and has more than 360,000 alumni worldwide.

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