About Temple University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Temple University cost?

Temple University Cost of Attendance
In-state $16,658
Out-of-state $28,418
On-Campus Room and Board $11,696
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,336
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $16,638
$30,000-$48,000 $17,379
$48,000-$75,000 $20,449
$75,000-$110,000 $22,795
Over $110,000 $25,674

Temple University Financial Aid and Debt

69%

Students paying down their debt

$26,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$269

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 91% $8,463
Federal Grants 28% $4,891
Pell grants 28% $4,217
Other federal grants 12% $910
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 27% $3,745
Institutional grants or scholarships 83% $8,152
Student loan aid 66% $8,957
Federal student loans 65% $7,051
Other student loans 16% $15,320

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 133 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 133 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 142 Up to $600
Take a foreign language class 152 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 266 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 194 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Temple University Admissions

What is Temple University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 52%
Average GPA 3.44
SAT Submissions 92% of applicants
SAT Reading 500-610
SAT Math 510-620
SAT Writing 500-610
ACT Submissions 20% of applicants
Composite Score 22-27

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Temple University Campus Life

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

360

Forbes Ranking

45%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

71%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 31739
Living on campus 7%
Transfer Students 36%
Under Age 25 36%
Gender Balance
Women
52%
Men
48%

Student Diversity

67%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
54.60%
Unknown
15.28%
Black or African American
12.78%
Asian
10.88%
Hispanic or Latino
6.24%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.11%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.09%

Temple University Graduation Success

90%

First Year Student Retention

45%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$48,600

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Temple University

Temple University is a national center of excellence in teaching and research with an international presence. Our talented faculty and broad curriculum of over 500 academic programs provide superior educational opportunities for academically talented and highly motivated students, without regard to their status or station in life. Temple's richly diverse student population and the dramatic growth of our residential campus community of student scholars enrich the educational and extracurricular lives of our people. While the university especially serves students from Greater Philadelphia, it is enlivened by a rapidly increasing number of students from across Pennsylvania, throughout the nation, and around the world. We maintain an international presence with campuses in Tokyo and Rome and programs in London, Beijing, and six other locations worldwide. A longtime leader in professional education, Temple prepares the largest body of practitioners in Pennsylvania; we are among the nation's largest educators in the combined fields of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, podiatry and law. In addition, we offer more than 5 dozen doctoral and more than 100 master's degree programs that contribute to research and scholarship. Temple seeks to create new knowledge that improves the human condition and uplifts the human spirit. To achieve this goal, we maintain our commitment to recruiting, retaining, and supporting outstanding faculty who prize diversity of thought, excel in scholarly endeavors and support the aspirations of capable students.

Address

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify