All Temple University admitted students are automatically considered for need-based academic scholarships. There are also grants and educational loans available for all students. Learn more about financial aid options for Temple students

In addition to university scholarships and financial aid, Tyler School of Art and Architecture every year offers other scholarship opportunities to incoming students. Among them are the following opportunities. 

  • Tyler Portfolio Merit Scholarship: Any full-time, incoming fall semester undergraduate applicants to the Tyler School of Art and Architecture are eligible for portfolio merit scholarship consideration. 

  • Landscape Architecture and Horticulture Scholarship: Incoming landscape architecture and horticulture students are automatically considered for departmental-based scholarships at the time of acceptance. These scholarships are awarded based on creative merit, need or a combination of the two. Scholarships are tuition-based and are dependent upon available funding. 

  • ACE Mentorship Scholarship: These scholarships are available to students who have been a part of the ACE Mentorship Program and are available to incoming first-year students in the architecture programs (Architecture, Facilities Management and Historic Preservation majors). 

Various department scholarships are also available. Learn more about financial aid at Tyler for undergraduate students

Financial Aid

Follow these steps to apply for financial aid. Learn how your student status affects your financial aid options and application process. Read about your educational grant and loan options.

Contact Student Financial Services at or 215-204-2244 with any questions you might have.

Federal Stafford Loans

Applying for federal Stafford loans requires completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). At Temple University, unsubsidized Stafford loans are available to full-time students up to a maximum amount of $20,500 annually.

Federal Work-study

Eligibility for the Federal Work-study Program is based on the applicant’s need as determined by the information on the applicants FAFSA. In addition, students must be enrolled at least half time and maintain satisfactory academic progress. Students are paid biweekly for hours worked.

Learn aid, scholarship and work-study options at Student Financial Services.