Throughout the spread of the novel coronavirus around the globe, Temple has maintained communication with our students, faculty and staff, in order to keep our community safe, healthy and informed. See all of the messages sent to the campus community below. 

Latest Updates

Nov. 22, 2021: 40,000-plus members of the Temple community rally to keep campus and Philadelphia safe
Oct. 8, 2021: Vaccine deadline extended
Aug. 19, 2021: Masks, vaccines and COVID-19 testing for Temple employees
Aug. 16, 2021: Important updates for on-campus living
Aug. 13, 2021: Fall 2021 COVID-19 compliance
Aug. 13, 2021: Philadelphia vaccine mandate
Aug. 10, 2021: Preparing for a successful return to Temple
June 18, 2021: An update on Temple’s fall plans
May 12, 2021: Summer 2021 testing program details
April 20, 2021: COVID-19 vaccine opportunities in Philadelphia
March 29, 2021: Fall class schedule update
March 25, 2021: Schedules for Commencement, school/college events released
March 22, 2021: Vaccine distribution for Temple employees, students living in Philly
March 5, 2021: Commencement plans for the class of 2021
March 1, 2021: Some optimistic news about the fall
Jan. 19, 2021: COVID-19 testing eligibility for employees 
Jan. 15, 2021: Spring 2021 testing program details
Jan. 11, 2021: Preparing for the spring 2021 semester
Dec. 21, 2020: Spring 2021 return: what you need to know
Dec. 21, 2020: Looking ahead with hope
Dec. 17, 2020: Fall send-off and spring 2021 updates
Nov. 20, 2020: Thanksgiving travel guidance
Nov. 13, 2020: Information regarding fall break and Thanksgiving 2020
Nov. 12, 2020: Additional fall grading information
Nov. 11, 2020: Spring 2021 on-campus housing
Nov. 9, 2020: Fall 2020 departure testing
Nov. 5, 2020: Fall grading update
Nov. 2, 2020: Spring 2021 course delivery and testing plan
Oct. 26, 2020: Spring 2021 calendar changes
Sept. 23, 2020: Important update pertaining to on-campus housing for fall 2020
Sept. 4, 2020: University Housing early fall 2020 move-out information
Sept. 4, 2020: Testing and exposure questions, answered
Sept. 4, 2020: Continue to stay safe
Sept. 3, 2020: Suspension of in-person classes for the fall
Aug. 30, 2020: In-person classes suspended for two weeks
Aug. 21, 2020: Fall 2020 at Temple University
Aug. 13, 2020: COVID-19 testing at Temple
July 30, 2020: Preparing for your arrival
July 28, 2020: Coming together for the fall
July 15, 2020: Fall course schedule updates
June 18, 2020: Plans for fall student housing
June 12, 2020: Helping our fellow employees through the financial strain of COVID-19
June 2, 2020: Update on plans for the fall
May 6, 2020: Federal CARES Act grants available for students
May 6, 2020: Looking to the future
April 26, 2020: Temple University proposes a tuition freeze
April 23, 2020: An update for our graduating students
April 20, 2020: FAQ: COVID Surge Facility-Liacouras Center
April 13, 2020: On the front lines in the COVID-19 fight 
March 26, 2020: Grading options for spring 2020 semester
March 23, 2020: An update for our campus community
March 20, 2020: Suspension of spring 2020 Study Abroad in Japan
March 16, 2020: Staff update on COVID-19 measures
March 14, 2020: Coronavirus update
March 13, 2020: Staff update on COVID-19 measures
March 13, 2020: Temple Ambler closes for two weeks
March 12, 2020: Information for students
March 11, 2020: Temple University classes move to online and alternative learning methods for remainder of semester
March 9, 2020: Be informed and be prepared
March 6, 2020: Additional travel guidance (faculty and staff)
March 5, 2020: Important information for travelers returning from international locations
March 4, 2020: An update on COVID-19
Feb. 29, 2020: Update on Temple University Rome
Feb. 28, 2020: An update on COVID-19
Feb. 3, 2020: Novel coronavirus travel suspensions
Jan. 30, 2020: Information on coronavirus