How To Apply

To apply, submit Temple’s online graduate application along with an application fee of $60. 

All College of Liberal Arts candidates must have completed their bachelor’s degree in a related field before applying to a graduate program.

Candidates will be asked to submit the following along with their application.

Supporting Materials

Official electronic transcripts must be sent via an email to Original transcripts can be mailed to the following address. 

Temple University College of Liberal Arts
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
428 Mazur Hall
1114 W. Polett Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6090

Additional Requirements for International Applicants

International applicants are required to provide scores from one of the following tests: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL®), the International English Language Testing System (IELTS™), or the Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic™).

See more detailed instructions on applying to Temple as an international student.

Admission Deadlines

  • Fall: Jan. 15
  • Spring: Sept. 30


Victor Pueyo is the graduate coordinator in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese.
Phone: 215-204-5129