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Temple University Ambler offers a variety of recreational, outdoor and intramural activities for its students. These activities are specifically designed for the Ambler Campus and include intramural leagues, informal recreation and activities, outdoor teambuilding program and the low ropes challenge course. Learn more about recreation at Ambler.

Tuttleman Counseling Services 

It's not uncommon to experience some type of mental or emotional concern during college. To help you identify, understand and resolve your issues, we offer free, confidential services, such as one-on-one counseling, support groups and educational programs. Assistance is confidential and free of charge. Temple Ambler has a Tuttleman counselor available on-site one day a week to give Temple Ambler students easy access to counseling. Learn more about our counseling services.

Wellness Resource Center 

The Wellness Resource Center (WRC) at Main Campus provides students with wellness education, resources and prevention services to help you make informed choices about your health. Most services are free or low cost,  and all are confidential. Learn more about the Wellness Resource Center.

Nature Rx

Studies show that spending time in nature can increase mood and productivity, and alleviate stress. The Ambler Arboretum of Temple University, which encompasses the entirety of the Ambler Campus, is the perfect place for some Nature Rx! Learn more about Nature Rx at Temple Ambler.

Outdoor Experiential Education

TUA offers a unique experience to engage and connect with others through applied activities in a unique outdoor setting. Our trained facilitators will guide your group through a series of problem-solving, communication, and trust exercises that can include the use of our ten-element challenge course facility. We offer two, four, and six hour programs for groups of ten to sixty participants. If your group is interested in connecting in this unique way, please complete the program request form. In addition to our challenge course and other facilities on Ambler Campus, we have offer a mobile 2-hour team connection program.