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Sophia Wisniewska, Dean
(215) 283-1227

Temple University Ambler is an ideal place to pursue your higher education--with a convenient location, great course offerings and a friendly atmosphere. Located in suburban Montgomery County, just 18 miles north of the Main Campus (and minutes from Route 309 and the PA Turnpike), Ambler offers the best of two worlds: the coziness of a small college campus plus the excitement and vast resources of a great University. Commuters and residents enjoy Ambler's stunning grounds, state-of-the-art computer labs, "smart" classrooms, vibrant student life, and recreational facilities that include an exercise/weight room, indoor/outdoor pool, sand volleyball pit, tennis and basketball courts, and jogging trail. Ambler's facilities include modern science laboratories, a library, a computer-assisted design lab, and a residence hall. Come join the 4,000 students who choose Temple University Ambler each year.

Ambler offers hundreds of undergraduate courses, day and evening, taught by the University's distinguished faculty. Students can begin almost every undergraduate program at Ambler. Depending on the major, students can take all their courses at Ambler. The most popular majors that can be completed at Ambler include: Business, Communications and Theater (interdepartmental major), Criminal Justice, Education, Engineering Technology, and Psychology. Undergraduate courses include offerings from Temple's Core Curriculum and basic courses in Biology, Chemistry, Geology, and Physics. These enable Pre-Allied Health students to complete the required first two years of prerequisite coursework. Pre-Medical, Pre-Dental, Pre-Pharmacy, or Pre-Physical Therapy students can take all the courses at Ambler required for admission to a professional school. Nurses may also complete the BSN entirely at Ambler. Pre-Law students may remain at Ambler for four years, pursuing degrees in Business, Communications, Social Sciences, or the Humanities. The campus is home to Temple's Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture, unique in its emphasis on urban landscape architecture and its ecological orientation toward open space and landscape planning. The beautiful landscaped grounds feature formal gardens, orchards, wooded areas, and an arboretum.

For a change of pace and scenery, Ambler students can also take courses at Main, Center City, Tyler, or the Health Sciences Campus. The University provides free bus service which runs between Temple campuses in the fall and spring. Students commuting by car will find ample parking. For those traveling by public transportation, the University provides free shuttle bus service between the campus and the SEPTA railroad station in Ambler (also a stop on SEPTA's bus line #94 from Chestnut Hill) during the fall and spring semesters, with limited service during the first summer session.

Ambler attracts students who live or work north of Philadelphia, including those from Bucks, Lehigh, Montgomery, and Northampton Counties. The Blue Route (Rt. 476) also makes Temple University Ambler easily accessible to students from Chester and Delaware Counties. Ambler also offers undergraduate courses in business and education at Bucks County Community College, making it easy for Bucks students to earn their Temple degree at a convenient location.

After graduating, many Temple students continue their graduate work at Temple University Fort Washington. Located in the Fort Washington Office Center, this graduate and professional center features corporate-style classrooms and state-of-the-art computer labs. Students may complete 12 master's degrees in Business Administration, Education, Engineering, and Pharmaceutics, one certification program in Education, and several certificate programs in Engineering and Pharmaceutics.

For more information about Ambler programs, please call the Welcome Center at (215) 283-1201 or toll-free at
1-888-GO AMBLER, or check the Temple Ambler website at www.temple.edu/ambler.

Academic Standards

Ambler students' names will be placed on the Ambler Dean's List for any semester in which they complete a minimum of 12 semester hours for letter-graded courses and earn a semester grade point average of 3.5 or better. A part-time student must have completed the fall semester and following spring semester with a combined total of at least 12 semester hours of graded coursework with a combined two-semester grade point average of 3.5 or above.

In accordance with academic standards established by the colleges or schools in which Ambler students are enrolled, they may receive an academic warning, be placed on academic probation, or be dismissed from the University.


Academic Advising
West Hall 109, (215) 283-1237
The Office of Academic Advising is staffed by professional advisers, faculty advisers, and faculty program coordinators who assist students in choosing their programs of study and curricula. Business and Management students are advised by the Fox School of Business and Management, West Hall 112, (215) 283-1399.

Academic Services
Administration Building, (215) 283-1252
Applications, admissions information, and interviews are handled by this office. Student Ambassadors, coordinated by the Office of Admissions, provide prospective students and visitors with a studentís perspective of life at Temple University Ambler by leading on-campus tours and participating in various special events on and off campus.

West Hall LL5, (215) 283-1254
Matriculated students who have not attended Temple for one semester or more must contact this office for readmission procedures prior to registering.

Cashier and Student Financial Services
West Hall 101, (215) 283-1247
All University financial transactions are handled by the Cashier and Student Financial Services, including sale of parking decals.

West Hall 102, (215) 283-1248
This office provides information and assistance regarding: registration and schedule revision procedures, name and address changes, enrollment verifications, transcript requests, production and validation of photo identification cards, and Pennsylvania residency requirements.
Career Services
West Hall 110, (215) 283-1273
This office assists students in choosing a major as well as with career planning and placement efforts. Students can obtain career advising, attend workshops in resume and cover letter writing, learn about interviewing techniques, and find out about job-search strategies. Career resource materials are available. In addition, there is a component for Cooperative Education, Externships, and Internship Programs in cooperation with Main Campus.

Computer Centers

(215) 283-1450
Scholars Information Center
Library Building Room 29
The state-of-the-art Scholars Information Center is equipped with 50 IBM PC compatible Gateway 2000 P2-233 computers, ten Apple Macintosh Performa 630s, Apple and PC scanners, high-speed dot matrix printers, and HP and Epson color inkjet printers. Output on HP laser printers is available for a nominal charge. The PC and Macintosh computers link to Temple's IBM Mainframe and UNIX mini-computer systems, E-Mail, Internet, and the World Wide Web. The Scholars Information Center (SIC) is also connected to the Paley Library CD-ROM databases. Numerous Windows software applications are available for word processing, spreadsheets, databases, graphics, statistics, etc. Windows 95 operating system software and applications, including MS Office 97 are used.

Microcomputer Center/Small Teaching Labs
Library Building Rooms 1, 2, and 4
Widener Hall 207
Used primarily for computer instruction, these rooms are equipped with IBM PC compatible Gateway 2000 P2-233 machines, and HP laser printers. Room 1 is equipped with 16 computers, Room 2/4 has 28, and Widener 207 has 24 work stations. Faculty interested in reserving the lab for computer instruction should call the Computer Center at (215) 283-1450.

Microcomputer Center/CAD Lab
Library Building Room 25
Room 25 is available for computer instruction and CAD courses. The hardware available includes 12 IBM PC compatible Gateway 2000 P2-233 computers with 17" color monitors, one HP LaserJet printer, an HP Design Jet 330 plotter, and digitizing tablets. The lab will be upgraded to 20 PCs during the 1999 summer semester. A variety of software applications are available including AutoCAD and LandCAD. Faculty interested in reserving the lab for computer instruction should call the Computer Center at (215) 283-1450.

PC Lab/Temple University Fort Washington
Two PC labs are available at Temple University Fort Washington. One lab consists of 30 IBM PC compatible Gateway 2000 P2-233 computers. The other lab contains 20 Gateway 2000 P2-300 computers, HP color inkjet printers, one HP scanner, and HP LaserJet printers. Windows 95, Windows NT, and MS Office 97 are available as well as a variety of other software applications. The PC lab is available for classroom instruction and courses offered at TUFW.

Macintosh Lab/Temple University Fort Washington
The Macintosh lab at Temple University consists of 20 Apple Macintosh 9600 computers with 17" AV monitors, three HP color inkjet printers, one HP scanner, and one HP LaserJet printer. The Mac lab is available for classroom instruction for the graduate programs and courses offered at TUFW. Word processing, spreadsheet, database, graphic and statistical software are available.

Smart Classroom

Widener 115
A new smart classroom is available for classroom instruction. It provides faculty and instructors with multimedia, computer-based video, and audio instructional equipment. The smart classroom is equipped with Internet/World Wide Web access and seating for 45.

Continuing Education
Academic Advising
West Hall 109, (215) 283-1237
Students who have not formally applied for admission to Temple University but are interested in taking undergraduate courses for personal or professional growth, or for future admission to a degree program, are encouraged to use our continuing education services. Academic advisers are available during day and evening hours to discuss eligibility to enroll, course choices, program requirements, and the application process.

Disability Resources and Services
Administration Building, 1st Floor
(215) 283-1235 (Voice/TTY)Academic adjustments and accommodations are arranged for students with disabilities. Prospective students with disabilities are encouraged to contact this office to discuss appropriate assistance.
Library Building, (215) 283-1383
The Ambler Library supports the students and faculty with a collection of more than 90,000 books, current periodicals, microforms, and maps. It operates a media center that houses audiovisual materials such as recordings, tapes, slides, filmstrips, and educational multi-media kits. The library is part of the Temple University Libraries and, through the Online Catalog and daily deliveries of materials requested via interlibrary loan, the academic community is provided with convenient access to the collections of all of Temple's libraries. Paley Library is the main library of the University and holds a collection of 1.8 million volumes and 11,000 current serials. The acquisitions and development of library resources and provision of library services for Ambler are guided by staff who coordinate the activities at Ambler with those on Main Campus. The Ambler Library is connected to the Scholar's Information Center Network that supports online access to the Temple University Libraries' Online Catalog, electronic databases for research provided by Temple, and Internet resources.


Temple University Fort Washington
401 Commerce Drive
Fort Washington, PA 19034
(215) 283-1304

Temple University Fort Washington (TUFW) Graduate and Professional Education Center is the home for Ambler's advanced degree programs in Business, Education, Electrical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical QA/RA and other graduate courses.
The Office of Non-Credit and Special Programs is located at TUFW, and the facilities also are used for business training and meetings during the day. TUFW is located in the Fort Washington Office Center, close to Route 309 and the PA Turnpike, and features corporate-style classrooms and state-of-the-art computer labs.

Bucks County Community College

Swamp Road, Newtown, PA, (215) 283-1248

Temple University now offers undergraduate programs in Business Administration, Education, and Nursing (for RNs) at Bucks County Community College. The partnership between the two schools enables Bucks students to continue their college education at the campus convenient to their home, enabling them to complete courses toward the respected Temple bachelor's degree. Special Temple Information days are sponsored at BCCC throughout the academic year; in addition, Bucks students are welcome to attend Ambler's Transfer Days when information sessions are provided for transfer students.

Student Financial Services

Financial Aid
West Hall 103, (215) 283-1403

This office provides financial counseling, information, and applications for various financial aid programs.

West Hall 101, (215) 283-1247

All University financial transactions are handled by the Cashier and Student Financial Services, including sale of parking tags/decals.

Tutorial Services
West Hall 109, (215) 283-1237

Tutoring and Learning Connections (TLC) is the tutorial services program at Ambler. It offers students a range of day and evening tutorial services including free departmental tutoring and individualized peer tutoring. Each semester a schedule of free departmental tutoring and a registry of peer tutors is available at the following locations: Student Life, Widener Faculty Offices (Room 216), Fox School of Business and Management, Academic Advising, and West Hall Reception Desk.
Writing Center
Widener Hall 213
Hotline: (215) 204-5612
WebSite: www.temple.edu/writingctr/
Students who need help with class assignments including writing papers and reports, or interpreting readings are encouraged to visit The Ambler Writing Center. The staff provides one-on-one and small group tutoring utilizing IBM Computers, WordPerfect software, electronic dictionaries, invention programs, and online grammar handbooks.


Temple University Bookstore
Bright Hall, (215) 283-1373

The bookstore sells required texts for Ambler courses, popular reading material, school clothing, toiletries, greeting cards, snacks, hot coffee and tea, cold drinks and computer software at educational prices.

Bus Service

Bright Hall 101, (215) 283-1425

A bus shuttle service runs regularly between the Ambler SEPTA station and the Ambler campus during the fall and spring semesters with limited service during the first summer session. There is also a shuttle bus service between Temple campuses for students with courses on more than one campus. Copies of the schedule and Bus Regulations are available in the Office of Student Life.

Copy Center

Bright Hall 104, (215) 283-1427

Duplicating facilities are available to students, faculty, and staff at nominal costs.

ID Cards

West Hall Reception Area, (215) 283-1221

All new students (matriculated and non-matriculated) are required to have a current photo ID card. All returning students are required to have their ID cards validated each semester. Full-time students get their validation sticker at the Office of Student Life, Bright Hall. Part-time students get their validation sticker in West Hall.


Student Financial Services, West Hall 101, (215) 283-1247

The large commuter lot is the primary parking space for commuting students. Temple students must purchase a $40.00 hang tag/decal from the Cashier's Office for any vehicle they wish to park on campus lots. Handicapped parking is also available through the Office of Academic Advising. The permit is good for a full academic year through August 31. There is no daily charge to park.

Welcome Center
Administration Building
1-888-GO AMBLER or (215) 283-1201

This office provides visitor information, course catalogues, brochures on Temple University programs, and information about non-credit courses and workshops. Students and visitors may arrange campus tours with a Student Ambassador or schedule an information session with an Admissions Counselor.


Recreation Services
Gymnasium - (215) 283-1327
Pool - (215) 283-1202

Recreational sports opportunities include intramurals, open recreation, aquatic programs, aerobics, and special events. A wide variety of activities are offered ranging from structured, competitive leagues to self-directed fitness avenues. Facilities include an indoor/outdoor pool, a fitness room with both cardiovascular and free weight equipment, basketball and tennis courts, and a sand volleyball pit. Students may also participate in Main Campus recreational activities.

Residence Halls

(215) 204-7223/7224

East Hall and one wing of West Hall are two-story traditional residence halls, with double rooms, shared bathroom areas, social lounge areas, study rooms, kitchens with microwaves, fitness equipment, and recreational areas. The halls have 24-hour security and are staffed by professional and paraprofessional staff who create a positive living environment. The complex has its own Residence Hall Senate which plans social and educational activities for residents. Dining services are available in the dining hall which features a "food court."

Student Life

Bright Hall 101, (215) 283-1425

The Office of Student Life assists student organizations, coordinates new student orientation, sponsors leadership training workshops, and provides various student services and programs. It also acts as a liaison between the student body and Temple University administration.

Student Activities Office

Bright Hall Lounge, (215) 283-1277

Students may obtain information about student activities including the campus activities calendar, ticket sales for athletic and entertainment events, bus passes, G.A.F. stickers, off-campus housing, and general campus information.

Student Government Association

Bright Hall, 1st Floor, (215) 283-1283

The Ambler Student Government Association (ASGA) enables Ambler students to seek solutions to their concerns pertaining to all aspects of the campus.

Student Organizations

Bright Hall, 1st Floor, (215) 283-1425

There are 19 student organizations on campus, including Alpha Chi Rho fraternity, Banking and Finance Club, Beta Alpha Psi accounting honor society, Brothers and Sisters United, Column newspaper, Communications Society, Economics Society, Equestrian Team Club, Gamma Sigma Sigma Sorority, Landscape Architecture and Horticulture Student Association, Marketing Group, Non-Traditional Studentsí Union, Pi Alpha Xi LA/Hort. Honor Society, Pre-Law Society, Program Board, Psychology Club, Sigma Chi Delta sorority, Student Government Association,and WRFT-AM Radio 1610.

For information about student organizations in the Fox School of Business and Management, please refer to that section of the bulletin.

Student Media

Bright Hall, 1st Floor
Newspaper, (215) 283-1283
Radio, (215) 283-1278

The Temple Column (newspaper) and WRFT 1610 AM (radio station) are managed and operated entirely by students. These organizations provide communications students with challenging opportunities to become involved in various aspects of mass media production.
Many business students find the valuable opportunities in the areas of marketing, advertising, and management for The Column and/or WRFT. Students in all majors are welcomed and encouraged to participate.


Sophia Wisniewska, Dean, Ph.D., BrynMawr College
Virginia Carter, Ed.D., Rutgers University
Marylou Delizia, Director of Special Programs, M.Ed., Temple University
Kevin Freese, Assistant Dean for Academic Services, B.A., Temple University
Bonnie Frumer, Assistant Dean for Academic Planning and Advising, M.A., Temple University
Baldev Lamba, Acting Chair, Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture, M.L.A., University of Pennsylvania
Wanda Lewis-Campbell, Assistant Dean for Student Life, M.S.W., University of Connecticut
William Wilkinson, Director of Finance and Operations, B.S., LaSalle University
Kevin Wood, Director, Non-Credit Programs, B.S., Pennsylvania State University


Kim Berring, Coordinator of Student Activities, M.Ed., Temple University
John Bowser, Academic Adviser, M.Ed., Temple University and M.S., University of Pennsylvania
Marie Brasch, Administrative Assistant, Special Programs
Jeanne Chen, Librarian, M.L.S., Appalachian State University
Linda Cotilla, Suburban Campus Libraries Head, M.S.L.S., Villanova University
Judy Ermigiotti, Academic Adviser, M.A., Rider College
Julia Frank, Resident Director, B.F.A, Tyler School of Art, Temple University
Stephanie Galloway, Recruitment Coordinator, M.P.A., University of Pittsburgh
Ruth Gardner, Office Manager, Academic and Career Advising and Planning, B.A., Temple University
Karen Grow, Coordinator of Audiovisual Services, B.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Susan Hyer, Manager, Computer Services, M.Ed., Beaver College
Anna Iredale, Public Relations Assistant, B.A., Pennsylvania State University
Matthew Kadlubowski, Assistant Director of Enrollment Management, Fox School of Business and Management, M.Ed., Temple University
David Kaiser, Admissions Counselor, B.A., Temple Unviersity
Patricia Kelly, Schedule Manager, B.A., College of William and Mary
Irene Lojeski, Supervisor, Academic Services, B.S.Ed., Temple University
Paul Myers, Recreation Specialist, M.Ed., East Carolina University
Chuck Nixon, Lab Supervisor, Computer Services and Landscape Architecture/Hort., B.S., Temple University
Larry O'Reilly, Assistant Lab Supervisor, Computer Services, Fort Washington, B.B.A., Temple University
Reid Overturf, Assistant Lab Superviser, Computer Services
Elisabeth Reap, Assistant Director, Financial Aid, B.A., Temple University
Michael Schlotterbeck, Assistant Director of Marketing, B.A., Elizabethtown College
Maleeka Scott, Data Coordinator
Sandra Thompson, Librarian, M.L.S., Drexel University
Maryanne West, Assistant to the Dean

Program Coordinators/Advisers

Richard Burke, Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Harriet Butterfield, Fox School of Business and Management, Academic Adviser, B.A., Temple University
Francis Christoph, Jr., Coordinator of Mathematics, Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Leonard O. Greenfield, Coordinator of Anthropology, Ph.D., University of Michigan
Alvin Greenspan, Coordinator of Engineering, Professor Emeritus, M.S.M.E., Drexel University
John Helferty, Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering, Ph.D., Drexel University
James Hilty, Coordinator of History, Ph.D., University of Missouri
Joseph Hrusovsky, College of Engineering, M.S.E.E., Lehigh University
Barbara Hughes, Coordinator RN-BSN Program, R.N., M.S.N., University of Pennsylvania
Richard Kaplan, Academic Coordinator, QA/RA Program, Ph.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine CUNY
James S. Karra, Coordinator of Physics, Associate Professor, Ph.D., Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Baldev Lamba, Acting Chair, Department of Landscape Architecture and Horticulture, M.L.A., University of Pennsylvania
Andree Leighton, Coordinator of Political Science, Ph.D. Temple University
Barbara Markwalter, Career Coordinator, M.A., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ann Matonis, Coordinator of English, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Helene A. Matt, Academic Adviser, Ed.M., Temple University
Maria Luisa Morsi, College of Allied Health Professions, R.D., M.S., Drexel University
Thomas W. O'Connor, Jr., School of Pharmacy, Program Director, QA/RA Program, M.B.A., Pharm.D, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Sciences
Douglas Painter, Coordinator of Intellectual Heritage, Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Sheperd Roberts, Department of Biology, Ph.D., Princeton University
Helen H. Robinson, Fox School of Business and Management, Director of Academic Services, B.A., Temple University
Bonita Silverman, Department of Nursing, M.S., Thomas Jefferson University
Stephen Smith, Coordinator, Criminal Justice, M.Phil., Cambridge University
John Sorrentino, Department of Economics, Associate Professor, Ph.D., Purdue University
Rani Thiramonghol, School of Business and Management, Academic Adviser, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Alan Wells, Ambler Director of Academic Advising for Communications and Theater, Ph.D., Washington University
Susan Young, Fox School of Business and Management, Academic Adviser, M.Ed., Lehigh University
Gloria Zucker, School of Social Administration, Resource Associate, M.S.W., University of Michigan




Temple University Ambler (TUA)/Temple University Fort Washington (TUFW)

Welcome Center, (215) 283-1201
Website: www.temple.edu/ambler/

Temple University's Ambler and Fort Washington campuses offer extensive undergraduate, graduate, and non-graduate offerings available days, evenings, and weekends. Workshops dealing with returning to school, financial aid, careers, and graduate and professional school options are offered each semester.

For more information about workshops, open houses, or to receive catalogs or general information, please call the Welcome Center at (215) 283-1201 or fill out an on-line form located on the Temple Ambler website.

Advisers are available at least two nights a week to provide academic advising to students who wish to take courses toward future matriculation (enrolling in a degree program) or for business or personal growth. Call the Office of Academic Advising, (215) 283-1237, for an appointment.



Application Procedures

Documents Needed to Apply

Applicants should obtain the Undergraduate Financial Aid Application Packet. It contains the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and information about application procedures. This packet is available from the Department of Student Financial Services on each campus.

Ambler Campus, West Hall 103
(215) 283-1403

Health Sciences Center, LB 41, F.S.U. Bldg.
(215) 707-2667

Tyler Campus, 300 Tyler Hall
(215) 782-2769

Main Campus, Conwell Hall
(215) 204-2244




Academic Resource Center

  • Main - Curtis Hall, Room 113 (215) 204-2500

Allied Health Professions, College of
3307 North Broad Street

  • Health Information Management (215) 707-4811
  • Nursing (215) 707-4686
  • Occupational Therapy (215) 707-4813

Architecture Program
12th and Norris Streets
Architecture, Room 907 (215) 204-8813

Art, Tyler School of
Beech and Penrose Avenues
Elkins Park, PA 19027

  • Art and Art Education - 311 Anderson Hall (Main) (215) 204-7191
  • Art Education - 304 Hall (Tyler) (215) 782-2730
  • Art History - 8th Fl, Ritter Annex (Main) (215) 204-7837
  • Crafts - 305 Penrose Hall (Tyler) (215) 782-2868
  • Graphic Art and Design - 302 Penrose Hall (Tyler) (215) 782-2869
  • Painting, Drawing, Sculpture - 303 Penrose Hall (Tyler) (215) 782-2870
  • General & Transfer - Registration and Records, 201 Penrose Hall (Tyler) (215) 782-2751

Arts and Sciences, College of

  • Main - First Floor, Sullivan Hall , casadv@vm.temple.edu, (215) 204-4729
  • TUCC - First Floor, 1616 Walnut Street (215) 204-1509

Meetinghouse Road off Butler Pike, West Hall 109 (215) 283-1237

Business and Management, School of

  • Main - 101 Speakman Hall (215) 204-7672
  • Ambler - West Hall 112, (215) 283-1399
  • TUCC - First Floor 1616 Walnut Street (215) 204-1182

Communications and Theater, School of

  • Main - 300 Annenberg Hall (215) 204-5273
  • Ambler - West Hall 109, (215) 283-1597/1237

Continuing Education, Office of

  • Main - Curtis Hall, Room 113 (215) 204-2500
  • Ambler - West Hall 109 (215) 283-1237
  • TUCC - Information Center, Academic Advising, 1616 Walnut Street, First Floor (215) 204-4358

Education, College of

  • Main - Ritter Annex, Room 238 (215) 204-8011
  • Ambler - West Hall 109 (215) 283-1237

Engineering, College of

  • Main - 12th and Norris Streets
  • Environmental and Civil - (215) 204-7814
  • Electrical - (215) 204-7597
  • Mechanical - (215) 204-7808
  • Ambler - West Hall LL9, (215) 283-1513/1237

Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, College of

  • Main - Pearson Hall, Broad and Montgomery
  • Dance - Vivacqua Hall, Room 309-E (215) 204-6281
  • Physical Education - Pearson Hall, Room 135, 140 (215) 204-8713 or 204-1953
  • Health and Sport Management and Leisure Studies Advising Center - Vivacqua Hall, Room 310 (215) 204-6299

Landscape Architecture and Horticulture

  • Ambler - Cottage Hall, Room 14 (215) 283-1292

Music, Esther Boyer College of

  • Main - Presser Hall, Main Office (215) 204-8301

Pharmacy, School of
3307 North Broad Street

  • HSC Office of Admissions - (215) 707-4900
  • HSC Office of Student Services and Alumni Affairs - (215) 707-2429

Social Administration, School of
521 Ritter Annex (215) 204-7611

Temple University Center City
1616 Walnut Street, First Floor (215) 204-4358

Tutoring Services

Tutoring at no charge is available in the following schools, colleges, and departments:

387 Speakman Hall
(215) 204-8196

Allied Health Professions, College of
HCOP provides tutorials
1316 Ontario St
Jones Hall, Room 518
(215) 707-8214

Ambler Campus

Tutoring is available in a variety of subjects without charge. In addition, a list of peer tutors is maintained who charge a nominal fee. Call (215) 283-1237 for more information or reference the tutoring books available in:

  • Academic Advising, West Hall 109
  • Student Life, Bright Hall 101
  • Widener Faculty Offices
  • Fox School of Business and Management, West Hall 112
  • West Hall Reception Desk

877 Ritter Annex
(215) 204-8880

Walk-in tutoring for all Engineering students in mathematics, chemistry, physics, and introductory engineering courses.
Engineering and Architecture Bldg. Room 323
(215) 204-7818

Anderson Hall, 5th Floor
(215) 204-8266

Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Tutoring is available to students enrolled in C100 or C101, Anatomy and Physiology.
(215) 204-1947

Mathematics and Sciences Resources Center (MSRC)
Walk-in basis, no appointments necessary
Curtis Hall, Room 17
(215) 204-8466
Web Site: http://www.temple.edu/MSRC/

Pharmacy, School of
GCOP provides tutorials.
3307 N. Broad Street, Room 150
(215) 221-8214

Russell Conwell Educational Services
Tutoring in many classes is made available to Temple students. Group or individual tutoring sessions are available, depending upon demand.
202 Vivacqua Hall
(215) 204-1251

203 Speakman Hall
(215) 204-8144
Ambler Campus, Library 14
(215) 283-1399

Social Administration, School of
New Career Ladders in Social Work
521 Ritter Annex
(215) 204-7611
William Thompson Communication Skills Instructor
650 Ritter Annex
(215) 204-6029

Tyler, School of Art
Office of the Academic Coordinator
207 Tyler Hall
(215) 782-2780
Assistance is available with writing and mathematics.

Other Tutoring Sources

  • Instructors may be able to recommend tutors, often graduate students working toward master's or doctoral degrees in the department.
  • Departmental offices generally have lists of qualified tutors available to work with undergraduates.
  • The Student Assistance Center, first floor, Student Activities Center, Main Campus, maintains a list of students available to tutor in a variety of subjects. These tutoring services often are available for a nominal hourly fee, arranged with the tutor.
  • At the Ambler Campus, the Office of Academic Advising, West Hall 109, maintains information about tutoring services.