How to Apply

Apply through TUportal, or use Temple’s online application or the Common Application.

Fee: $55 (Fee waivers are available for freshmen who qualify.)

The Admissions team considers the following when reviewing your application. 

Transfer Students

Use our Transfer Equivalency Tool to see which credits transfer.

Do you attend a community college? See if students from your school automatically receive conditional admission to Temple University.

International Students

You are an international student if you hold or will need to obtain a nonimmigrant visa, including a student (F-1) or an exchange visitor (J-1) visa.


  • Application period opens: Aug. 1, 2019
  • Fall early admission application deadline: Nov. 1, 2019
  • Fall freshman application deadline: Feb. 1, 2020
  • Fall transfer student application deadline: June 1, 2020
  • Spring application deadline: Nov. 1, 2019