Prioritizing the health and well-being of everyone.

It takes all members of the Temple University community working together to keep ourselves and everyone safe and healthy. We’re here to provide the support and resources you need. You’ll find information about Temple’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and our universitywide efforts, as well as responses to frequently asked questions.

In accordance with the city of Philadelphia’s recent mandate, all Temple students, faculty, staff and contractors must be fully vaccinated by Oct. 15, 2021. Please read important information about this mandate and when you will need to receive your vaccine so you are fully vaccinated by the Oct. 15 deadline.

Temple Mask Guidelines

Temple currently requires that all members of the campus community wear masks indoors and in enclosed spaces.

Temple’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be informed by guidance issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the city of Philadelphia.

Emphasis on Public Health

Temple remains committed to the health and safety of our community. Each of us can keep our campuses safe by following the public health pillars outlined below. All members of the Temple community should follow the CDC’s guidance and public health recommendations.

University Protocols

Temple’s current protocols related to planning guidance and guidelines for the university community can be accessed by logging in to TUportal and navigating to the “COVID-19 Information” tab.

Health & Safety at Temple

General Information


Temple students and employees are encouraged to call Temple Student Services (215-204-7500) and Employee Health Services (215-204-2679) with additional questions or comments.