Advising and Support

The Office of Academic Advising and Career Development offers one-on-one assistance to a variety of students:

 

Extended Hours:

Monday, August 28 through Thursday, August 31: 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, September 1: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Regular Semester Hours:

Monday through Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 to 5 p.m.

General Undergraduate Advising:
West Hall 109
267-468-8200 Appointments
267-468-8201 Fax
267-468-8226 TDD

Fox School of Business Advising:
West Hall 109
Office Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays (by appointment)
To book an appointment, please use the online appointment system.
267-468-8350
215-204-2265 Fax

Your goals are important to you and we are able to guide you in any of the following areas:

  • Focusing on a degree path

  • Exploring a major

  • Taking a class or two without applying

  • Struggling with academic challenges

  • Requiring career-related assistance


Academic Support

Career Development at Ambler

Career Development at Ambler, an integral part of the Academic Advising office, is committed to providing the resources to guide students through the job search process and teach them the skills necessary to make educated career decisions. Learn more about Career Development at Ambler.

Important Forms and Links

  • Degree Auditing and Reporting System (DARS): Undergraduate students and their advisors use the Degree Audit Reporting System to plan and track a student's academic career at Temple.

  • Change of Program: Submit this form to the Advising center of the School or College into which you want to transfer (i.e., the “new” college). You may submit the form for review at any time during the year except January and August.

  • Withdrawal with Exception Instructions: Instructions for Temple University students seeking medical withdrawal (WE) from classes.

  • Application for Readmission: Use this form is you are applying for undergraduate readmission.

  • Additional Forms: These forms and documents relate to academic policies and curricular and co-curricular matters and opportunities relevant for high school students, current undergraduates, instructors and advising staff.

  • Studying Abroad: There are numerous opportunities to study aborad while attending Temple. Take advantage of this one-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

  • Taking Courses Elsewhere: Permissions to complete a course at another institution after graduation.

Honors

  • Honors Program: Temple's Honors Program, dedicated to providing high-achieving students with enriching opportunities and holistic advising in an inclusive community

  • Business Honors Program: A challenging program for students enrolled in the Fox School of Business

  • Department Honors: See your academic department for information about honors programs

Tutorial Services

Tutorial services are available during day and evening hours depending on tutor availability. A semester schedule of free departmental tutoring options is available at the following locations:

  • Office of Student Life, Bright Hall 101

  • Office of Academic Advising and Career Development, West Hall 109

If you are interested in becoming a peer tutor, pick up an application in West Hall 109. For more information, call Academic Advising and Career Development at 267-468-8200.

Writing-Math-Science Center

Learning Center Room 102
267-468-8386

The Writing-Math-Science Center, located in the Learning Center, helps with questions about all aspects of writing, mathematics, and the sciences, and assists with brainstorming planning papers, reports, and projects. The Center also offers tutoring in writing skills. This free service is open to all students.