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. Create your TUportal account.

TUportal is your gateway to apply, schedule a visit, check your application status and more. To join TUportal, sign up for the mailing list. You will receive instructions via email within 24 hours.

3. Complete your application.

The quickest way to apply is through your TUportal account, Temple’s online application or the Common Application. Applying costs $55 unless you qualify for a fee waiver (freshmen only).

4. Submit your supporting credentials.

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 freshman applicants. Some students may elect the Temple Option, instead of submitting standardized test scores. 

5. Track your application status on TUportal.

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.