Visit Temple University. We offer many ways to discover all Temple University has to offer. You can register for an on-campus tour, take a virtual tour of Main Campus, attend an information session about your major of interest and much more. Visit us and see where you’ll be learning and growing.
Temple University (Temple or TU) is a public state-related research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1884 by the Baptist minister Russell Conwell and his congregation Grace Baptist Church of Philadelphia then called Baptist Temple. 
At Temple, you’ll find a thriving and diverse community where no opportunity is out of reach. Whether you’re getting ready for your first year of college or transferring from another university, we invite you to learn more about us and apply for admission.
Temple University educates a vibrant student body and creates new knowledge through innovative teaching, research and other creative endeavors. Our urban setting provides transformative opportunities for engaged scholarship; experiential learning; and discovery of self, others and the world.
Academics. Campuses. Convenience and accessibility are two of the benefits that draw people to Temple. Our eight distinct campuses offer an array of diverse learning environments—from urban to suburban and local to international—that are sure to fit your needs, schedule and personality.
Helpful information about undergraduate, graduate, professional and international admissions to Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.
Undergraduate Majors and Minors. Graduate and Professional Programs. All. Refine by School or College Temple University has 17 schools and colleges that offer an abundance of courses and majors to inspire and challenge you.