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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1801 North Broad Street Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
Phone: (215) 204-7000
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Temple University
  • Located in Philadelphia, PA
  • Public
  • 37,367 students enrolled
  • 57% admitted
  • $15,384 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Adam
  • I am a current student here

    I used the Temple Option when applying due to a slightly lower SAT score. I was accepted based upon my essays I submitted. The essay questions are basic, simple, and easy to answer.

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  • Zav
  • I am a current student here

    Try to get involved as much as possible in extracurricular activities. Go make friends on and around the campus, and try to balance your education and social life so that you get the best of both worlds. And if you are applying for your first time make sure you do so early, it goes a long way!

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  • ANON
  • I am a current student here

    Coming into Temple, be ready to be able to manage your time. Workload can be excessive, depending on your major, but if you stay on top of your game you should be fine. Do not take Gen-ED classes lightly; they will literally boost your GPA, so work just as hard on them.

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  • Kiana from Princeton Junction, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    Temple is an excellent school if you don't mind the city life, remember to use common street smarts when you're going off campus or exploring the city. Temple has plenty of places to study whether in the Paley Liberty, study rooms at Alter hall or even in Mitten Hall. Also, if you commute by car or plan to have a car on campus then be prepared to be looking for a spot for at least ten mins.

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