FALL 2013


Freshman Academic Scholarships
at Temple University

  • 60% of first-year students receive need-based financial aid.
  • 40% of first-year students receive an academic scholarship.
Temple University does not require a separate application for an academic scholarship.
Academic scholarships are limited to four consecutive years and are renewed annually provided you maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Scholarship Name*AmountQualifications**

President’s Scholars
Pennsylvania and
Non-Pennsylvania residents

Full Tuition plus three $4,000 educational enhancement stipends for approved study abroad, research, internships, or other summer academic activities.

High School GPA = 3.75
SAT CR + Math = 1400
ACT Composite Score = 32

Provost’s Scholars
Pennsylvania residents...........................................$10,000
Non-Pennsylvania residents....................................$18,000

Plus one $4,000 educational enhancement stipend for approved study abroad, research, internship, or other summer academic activity.

High School GPA = 3.4
SAT CR + Math = 1350
ACT Composite Score of = 31

Deans’ Scholars
Pennsylvania residents.............................................$8,000
Non-Pennsylvania residents.....................................$14,000

 

High School GPA = 3.4
SAT CR + Math = 1300
ACT Composite Score of = 29

Founder’s Scholarships
Pennsylvania residents............................................$5,000
Non-Pennsylvania residents.....................................$9,000

 

High School GPA = 3.0
SAT CR + Math = 1250
ACT Composite Score of = 28

University Scholarships
Pennsylvania residents............................................$3,000
Non-Pennsylvania residents.....................................$5,000

 

High School GPA = 3.0
SAT CR + Math = 1150
ACT Composite Score of = 25

http://www.temple.edu/sfs/scholarships.htm#newstudentsmp

File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon after January 1 as possible. You may file the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov. Temple University’s federal school code is 003371. Temple will begin processing financial aid packages February 15.

* President’s and Provost’s Scholars are automatically admitted to the Temple University Honors Program. Dean’s Scholars and Founder’s Scholarship recipients, if admitted to the Honors Program, will receive a one-summer $4,000 educational enhancement stipend.

** Only academic courses are considered (English, Social Studies, Mathematics, Sciences and Languages). For the purpose of awarding academic scholarships, the highest result of two methods is used to obtain a score on the 1600 point scale. In both methods, the highest submitted SAT scores are used.

  • Critical Reading + Math, or
  • The average of Critical Reading + Writing added to Math