Apply to Temple

Temple is home to a talented and diverse student community. If you’re serious about academics and driven to turn opportunities into accomplishments, we want to hear from you. Here’s how to get started.

1. Read our admissions guidelines.

Find application deadlines, evaluation criteria and other important information for high school studentstransfer students and international students.

2. Complete your application.

Quickly apply for admission to Temple using the Common Application. Applying costs $55 unless you qualify for a fee waiver.

3. Create your TUportal account.

TUportal is your gateway to schedule a visit, submit your supporting admissions documents (first-year students only), check your application status and more. You will receive instructions via email.

4. Submit your supporting credentials and track your application status.

In addition to your application, please be sure to submit your supporting credentials, including your self-reported high school transcript through the tool on your TUportal, and your official SAT or ACT scores for first-year applicants. Some first-year students may elect the Temple Option, instead of submitting standardized test scores. After you’ve created your TUportal account, you can track the status of your application.

Contact us with questions.

Contact us at 215-204-7200 or toll-free at 888-340-2222. We’re open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.