Temple University

About Temple University

Founded as a night school by Russell Conwell in 1884, Temple University has evolved into an international powerhouse in higher education and a top-tier research institution with roughly 40,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional students.
 
As the largest university in one of the nation’s most iconic cities, Temple educates diverse future leaders from across Philadelphia, the country and the world who share a common drive to learn, prepare for their careers and make a real impact.
 
Temple offers students a dynamic and nurturing learning environment with the support of a renowned faculty, dedicated academic advisors focused on setting a clear path to graduation and a broad curriculum of more than 500 academic programs. A longtime leader in professional education, Temple is also among the nation's largest educators in the combined fields of dentistry, law, medicine, pharmacy and podiatry.
 
Investments in the campus learning environment have elevated the university’s capabilities across its 17 schools and colleges with impressive results. In 2015, Temple achieved the R1 Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, placing it among the most active research universities in the nation. Temple also recently celebrated several milestones, including a Rhodes scholar, a Goldwater scholar, and its largest and brightest graduating class.
 
Temple’s bustling Main Campus is set against the backdrop of the Philadelphia skyline. Green space, athletic facilities and eclectic architecture ranging from the historic Temple Performing Arts Center to an emerging state-of-the-art Charles Library form a vibrant residential setting. Temple’s NCAA Division I athletic programs and hundreds of student organizations thrive on campus.
 
Philadelphia’s public university, Temple provides an unparalleled value to families in the region and serves as an essential resource to the surrounding community. Temple also offers a gateway to the world with long-standing international campuses in Tokyo and Rome and study abroad opportunities across six continents.

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Temple University 1801 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Merit Scholarships Temple awards merit scholarships to international students with strong academic records. These scholarships range from $2,000 to full tuition. The availability of funding and the size, quality and characteristics of the overall applicant pool will determine the number and value of merit scholarships offered. Students are automatically considered for merit scholarships upon applying to Temple—a separate application is not needed. Submit your  application for admission  and all supporting documents by the application deadlines. #WhyUS Campaign and Scholarship Temple has introduced the #WhyUS campaign and scholarships to help ensure all international students know that the U.S. is one of the most desirable places in the world to study. These scholarships, which range from  $2,000 to $10,000 for up to four consecutive years  (four years for first-year students and two years for transfer...
Jul 31, 2021
College/University
 
Temple University 1801 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Applying for Admission You’re considered an international student if you hold, or will need to obtain, a non-immigrant visa, including a student visa (F-1), or an exchange visitor visa (J-1).  In addition to the  specific admission requirements of your intended academic program , international applicants should also submit: Official document that validates completion and conferral  of a degree, diploma, and/or certificate. While not required, applicants are encouraged to submit transcript(s) to the  World Education Services (WES)  to obtain a course-by-course evaluation. Transcripts from international institutions must be sent via mail to be considered official. Emailed copies will be considered unofficial. Official  TOEFL  or  IELTS   exam scores
Jul 31, 2021