Maps & Directions

On Commencement Day, Temple's campus gets very congested and the parking lots fill up quickly. We strongly recommend you and your guests use public transportation, or carpool, if possible. Temple runs a shuttle bus around campus from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Maps and directions for each Temple University campus »


Public Transportation

There are many options using public transportation to get to Temple.

Broad Street Subway

The local Broad Street subway stops at Cecil B. Moore Station (Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue).

Bus

The "4" and "16" buses stop on Broad Street at Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Montgomery Avenue, Polett Walk (Berks Mall) and Norris Street.

The "3" bus stops on Cecil B. Moore Avenue from 11th Street to Broad Street.

The "23" bus stops on 12th Street (southbound) and 11th Street (northbound) at Polett Walk (Berks Mall), Montgomery Avenue and Cecil B. Moore Avenue.

SEPTA Regional Rail

All Septa Regional Rail lines stop at Temple University Station, 10th and Berks Streets.

For more information, visit SEPTA.


Driving or Carpooling

Directions

If you use Google Maps to find Main Campus, be sure to use this address:

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122


Parking

There is a lot of traffic congestion and parking volume. Please carpool if possible and arrive early. Parking Services has designated assigned parking areas for each school and college. Each graduate will receive a complimentary parking pass with their graduation packet. Please adhere to these parking assignments. Only guests with parking passes will be able to enter the 15th Street Lot and The Liacouras Garage. Guests who do not have a parking pass for 15th Street Lot and The Liacouras Garage will be directed to the Norris Street Lot and the Montgomery Garage. Parking will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. If your assigned parking area is full upon arrival, you will be directed to an overflow area, as long as spaces are available.

Note: The Broad Street entrance of the Liacouras Center is not a drop off or pick up location. Police will not permit vehicles to stop on Broad Street so please familiarize yourself with the other entrances to the venue.

School/College Parking Assignments

Boyer College of Music and Dance
15th Street Lot or Temple Towers Lot

College of Education
Diamond Lot or Montgomery Garage

College of Engineering
Lot #8 or Cecil B. Moore Lot

College of Liberal Arts - Undergraduate Ceremony
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

College of Liberal Arts - Graduate Ceremony
Tyler Lot or Diamond Lot

College of Public Health/School of Social Work
Liacouras Garage or Lot #8

College of Science & Technology
Diamond Lot or Montgomery Garage

Fox School of Business
Liacouras Garage or Temple Towers Lot

Klein College of Media and Communication
Diamond Lot or Montgomery Garage

School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management
Cecil B. Moore Lot or Montgomery Garage

School of Theater, Film and Media Arts
Temple Towers Lot or Cecil B. Moore Lot

Tyler School of Art
Temple Towers Lot or Lot #8

Beasley School of Law
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

Katz School of Medicine
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

Kornberg School of Dentistry
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

School of Pharmacy
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

School of Podiatric Medicine
Liacouras Garage or 15th Street Lot

Note: For the Latin Honors Convocation and 131st Commencement Exercises use designated parking lots and garages. If both assigned lot/garage fills, you will be directed to the closest overflow facility.

Additional ADA accessible parking will be available in the Tuttleman Lot.

Download the Commencement Day Parking Plan (PDF)