Returning to Temple


All undergraduate students wishing to enroll in any given semester or summer session must have an active student status with the University. To facilitate your return, completed forms should be filed well in advance of listed deadlines.

Note: Graduate and Professional students seeking to return should contact their dean's office for assistance.

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Returning Scenarios (Undergraduate)

Returning for the semester listed on LOA (Leave of Absence) Petition

Steps to take:

  • Register for classes according to your priority registration date. Contact your Advising Center for assistance if needed.

Wish to return earlier than listed on LOA (Leave of Absence) Petition

Steps to take:

  • Provide notice to your School/College Advising Center as soon as possible.
  • Clear any and all obligations to the University; financial, departmental, housing, holds, etc.

Wish to extend return date of current Leave of Absence

Steps to take:

  • Submit TU-Portal LOA Form Prior to the end of the second week of the return semester listed on LOA Petition.
  • Contact your Advising Center
  • Clear any and all obligations to the University; financial, departmental, housing, holds, etc.
  • Generally, a Leave of Absence may be granted for one or two consecutive semesters, excluding summer sessions.

Re-Enrollment after an expired Leave of Absence or having left without an approved Leave of Absence

Steps to take:

Deadlines:

  • For Fall Return – August 1
  • For Spring Return – December 1
  • For Summer Return – April 1

Reinstatement after four years from an Academic Dismissal

Steps to take:

Deadlines:

  • For Fall Return – August 1
  • For Spring Return – December 1
  • For Summer Return – April 1

Returning after a Withdraw with Exception for Medical Reason for the previous semester

Steps to take:


Returning after a Withdraw with Exception for Medical Reason for the semester listed on LOA (Leave of Absence) Petition

Steps to take:


Re-Enrollment after a Withdraw with Exception for Medical Reason after an expired LOA or having left without an approved Leave of Absence

Steps to take:

Deadlines:

  • For Fall Return – August 1
  • For Spring Return – December 1
  • For Summer Return – April 1