Admissions

Applying to college shouldn't be hard.

That's the approach we take at Temple University. Regardless of your age, nationality or background, our goal is to make the admissions process as easy and convenient as possible. Find all the information you need to navigate the application process and the contact information for people who can help answer any questions you might have.

At Temple University Ambler, we're often called the “best of both worlds" - students enjoy the benefits of attending a small suburban campus, while having all of the resources of a large research university at their fingertips. Philadelphia is just down the road and our local communities have so much to offer. So does Temple Ambler – where you can start any of the Temple programs and complete numerous bachelor's and master's degree programs. We also offer certificate and pre-professional programs and class offerings at convenient times for working adults. 

Quality, convenience, affordability and personal attention. You can find all of these at Temple Ambler.


Apply for freshman year

Begin your journey as a Temple Owl at the Ambler Campus! The Freshman Year Experience allows students to begin a variety of undergraduate degree programs at Ambler. Some will then move on to Main Campus to complete their studies, while others stay at Ambler or their entire program. Learn more about becoming an undergraduate at Temple.

Apply as a transfer student

If you’ve taken 15 or more college-level credits after high school graduation, you could be considered for transfer admission. Learn more about transferring to Temple

Apply as an international student

Each year, students from around the world choose to further their education and expand their horizons at Temple. Many of those students decide to pursue their degree at Ambler. Learn more about Temple's international programs.

Apply for the Master of Landscape Architecture program

A graduate degree from Temple prepares you not only to succeed, but to lead. Our advanced degree program blends real-world experience with a dynamic classroom environment. Brought together, these two elements create a stimulating educational environment filled with fresh ideas and new perspectives. Learn more about Temple’s Master of Landscape Architecture program.

Visit Us

Whether it's our Summer Open House or a Saturday Preview Day, a Transfer Decision Day or a family tour of campus, take the opportunity to see everything that Ambler has to offer firsthand! Learn more about visiting us.

Dates to Remember

Aug. 1: Applications are available for both spring and fall semesters.

Nov. 1: Fall Freshman Early Action, Spring Freshman and Transfer application deadlines.

Feb. 1: Fall Freshman application Rolling Admissions deadline.

June 1: Fall Transfer application deadline.

Costs and Financial Aid 

Russell Conwell founded Temple in 1884 as a night school for laborers, because he believed affordability and excellence shouldn't be mutually exclusive. More than 130 years later, that's still our thinking. Seventy-nine percent of first-year students with need receive financial aid. Learn more about costs, financial aid and scholarships.