Next Steps for Admitted Students

If you were admitted for fall 2020, here are your next steps. Please be aware if you were offered admission to Temple, you will receive your letter of acceptance through TUportal. We do not mail letters.

*Are you an international student? Learn more about your next steps.

1) Register for a special experience just for admitted Ambler students.

As an admitted student, you and your family are invited to experience a virtual admitted student experience. Register now and we will send you the link to access this special experience. It's designed to answer your questions and welcome you to the Ambler Campus community. Plus, you'll be able to visit online any time that works for you.

2) Get your financial aid in order.

If you are a U.S. citizen, submit your FAFSA application by the February 1 priority deadline. Visit Student Financial Services for more information. If you have filed your FAFSA, your financial aid offer will be available in your TUportal account under the Cost and Aid tab.

3) Choose Temple!

To reserve your place in the fall 2020 entering class, you must submit a nonrefundable enrollment deposit of $200. We encourage you to make your deposit by May 1, or within two weeks if you were admitted after April 15. To pay your deposit, log in to TUportal and review the Next Steps channel.

4) If needed, request a room in University Housing.

If you would like a room in University Housing (available at Main Campus), you must first submit the $200 tuition deposit, as well as the $250 housing deposit. To start the housing selection process, log in to your TUportal and access the MyHousing information section under the TUapplications channel. Please note, housing selection begins in April each year for new students. Learn more about housing and the Housing Selection Process. Learn more about housing and the Housing Selection Process

Learn more about off-campus housing in Ambler and our surrounding communities.

6) Attend New Student Orientation and register for classes.

Your New Student Orientation will assist you in your transition to Temple and get your college career off to a great start! Not only will you meet our student services staff, but you will meet other incoming students and register for classes.  Multiple dates are available. Information regarding Orientation will be sent to your Temple email account from the Office of Orientation, New Students and Family Programs once your deposits have been paid.

6) Participate in summer orientation and register for classes.

Complete the required Next Steps in your TUportal and then register for summer orientation. New Student Orientation is designed to assist in your transition and get your college career off to a great start! New Student Orientation sessions are offered throughout the summer online, giving you plenty of time to plan. Information regarding orientation will be sent to your Temple email account from the New Student and Family Programs office once you submit your deposit. Learn more about orientation.