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Thursday, November 9

Come out and participate in Temple's first Military Appreciation 1 Mile Walk/5K Run! Our course will take you around campus where Temple ROTC Cadets will guide you along the route.

Join us for Snacks, Fun and Prozes- and to show your appreciation for our country's military men and women!

Medals will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers for both Men and WOmen divisions. Register to participate in the walk or race and receive a free T-shirt!

Register here:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ temple-university-military- appreciation-run-tickets- 38583354853?aff=es2 

Temple employees: participating in this community walk/run program will earn you points towards Healthy Lifestyle Rewards credit!




Thursday, November 9

Military Appreciation Gathering
Join the Career Center on Thursday, November 9 from 8:00a.m. to 9:30a.m.,
Mitten Hall, Room 220 for light refreshments and check out the center,
meet the veteran career advisor to see how they can assist you in your
career development.






Wednesday, November 1- 5:000pm
| A Sense of Purpose: Fighting for Your Lives Film Premiere | The Reel Cinema | Howard Gittis Student Center | 1755 N. 13th Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122| Registration required .Register. Sponsored by the Military and Veteran Services Center. (event open to the veterans)
Thursday, November 2 - Temple Owls Football vs Navy at the Lincoln Financial Field | 1 Licoln Financial Field Way | Philadelphia | PA | 19148 | Get ticket information
Sunday, November 5- 12:30p - 4:30p | Philadelphia Veterans Day Parade & Festival | Market Street between 3rd & 5th | Learn more

Friday, November 10-11:00am | Veterans Day Program | Rock Hall Auditorium | 1715 N. Broad Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122 | Registration is required. Sponsored by the Military and Veteran Services Center. (open to the public)
Saturday, November 11- 9:00am | Fall Open House & Veteran Information Session | Liacouras Center | 1776 N. Broad Street | Philadelphia | PA | 19122 | Sign up.

Friday, November 10- Temple Barnes and Nobles Veterans Day Discount on Temple Swag only. Show your Military ID or DD-214 to receive a 20% discount on Temple merchandise.
Thursday, November 16- 11:00am - 3:00pm | VETS ROCK POP-UP SHOP (Men and Women) | Howard Gittis Student Center | Room 200A | Registration required.
Saturday, November 18- TBA | Temple Owls vs. UCF@ the Lincoln Financial Field | Military Appreciation Football Game | Free Seats for Veterans | Ticket information stop by the Military and Veteran Services Center, 601 Conwell Hall on Main Campus. A hundred tickets have been distributed so far. Only a limited number of tickets are left. Sponsored by Temple Athletics Department.





Temple Welcome Program for Newly Admitted Servicemembers, Veterans & Family Members Only

Come and find out everything you need to know about the various G.I. Bill® benefits, and gain a complete understanding of the certification process at the university.  Come meet key veteran representatives and hear them talk about career and internship opportunities, money matters, and tools you will need to successfully naviagate your way through the various student services available to you.  And come make new friends, students just like you!

Visit the resource tables where Temple and local VA representatives will be sharing information about services for servicemembers, veterans and their family members. Meet and mingle with veteran advisors, members of the University Veterans Task Force, Temple Veterans Association (TVA), and maybe even a surprise guest or two.

Topics of discussion:
   Everything You Need to Know About Your VA Benefits
   How the Certification Process Works at Temple
   Navigating and Exploring the Career Services Center
   Financing your education beyond your eBenefits coverage, and more ...

Enjoy delicious food, prizes, networking and great information!


This event is open to all admitted veteran and active-duty services, as well as their spouses and dependents who attend Main, Ambler, Center City, Health Sciences Center or Harrisburg Campuses.  Graduate and Professional students are encouraged to attend.

All nelwy admitted servicemembers and veteran students who register for this event will be entered in the grand drawing for a computer or laptop!


Join us for a day honoring women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. The Forum theme "Breaking The Silence- Can We Talk? -is a one day event designed to empower, inspire, engage and honor women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. This forum will provide women who have served an opportunity to have real conversations about the challenges and issues they have experiences while serving and upon returning to civilian life. This event is FREE and registration is required. Seats are limited.

To learn and register for this FREE event, click here


Are you interested in applying to Temple University? Call to request an online or on-campus veterans information session. You will learn everything you need to know about applying for admissions, academic programs, financial aid, how to maximize your VA benefits, and more.

For more information call 215.204.8387 (VETS).

Virtual Veteran Information Sessions
If you can't make a session on campus or open house event, you can join us online.
Email tuvets@temple.edu to schedule your one-on-one session.