Temple University

Applying to Temple

Admissions Information

Temple Veterans


To apply to undergraduate admission to obtain a bachelor's degree, complete the online application.

If you have a high school diploma or GED and have attempted fewer than 15 credits at a previous college or university, you will apply as a freshman. If you have attempted or earned 15 or more credits, you should apply as a transfer student. Please review the admissions requirements for each of these categories to determine your admissibility for acceptance to the degree program of your choice. Please make sure you submit a copy of your DD-214 (discharge papers), along with official copies of your high school and college transcript(s).

Transfer Students

A transfer student admission is based on their transfer record(s). Our average GPA for transfer admission is 3.00 - Architecture, Nursing, Pharmacy and Film and Media Arts have higher GPA requirements. Transfer students must complete the application process by June 1 for the Fall semester or by November 1 for the Spring semester.

If you plan to transfer to Temple University, please follow these steps to in order to receive a financial aid award in an efficient and timely manner:

Tips for Transfer Students

Listed are the various types of Transfer Credits Accepted at Temple

Military FAQs

Veteran Transfer Students Frequently Ask Questions