Apply to Temple Harrisburg

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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 at possible. 

We don't think location should be a barrier either. As a first-time college student, you can start your Temple career right at Temple University Harrisburg!

Jumpstart your future and become Temple Made in Fall 2019 - you can now apply to both the Philadelphia and Harrisburg campuses at the same time. By selecting both locations, you immediately increase your chances of being accepted to Temple!

Apply for admission to Temple University Harrisburg for Fall 2019 today! 

For information about our Admissions Requirements, please see the Temple University Harrisburg Admissions page.

How to Apply

To apply to Temple University Harrisburg, you can use the Temple University online application or the Common Application. On the application, you will prompted to list Harrisburg as either your first or second choice of campus. Applying costs $55 unless you qualify for a fee waiver (freshman only).

When to apply

Most students apply in the fall of their senior year of high school. Temple accepts students based on Early Action and Rolling Admissions. The sooner you apply, the better.

Early Action
Students interested in Early Action must submit and complete their application by November 1st.  There will be no extensions to this deadline.  We begin reviewing Early Action applications in September and we will notify students of their decision by January 10th. Early Action is not binding.

Rolling Admissions
Students who apply Rolling Admissions can expect to receive a decision from us 4 to 6 weeks after their application is "complete" in our system. 

Application Dates to Remember:

November 1 - Freshman Early Action Deadline

January 10 - Early Action Decision Deadline

March 1 - Freshman Application Deadline for Fall Semester

March 1 - FAFSA Financial Aid Application Deadline


Questions about how to apply to Temple University Harrisburg? Contact our Admissions representative:

Laura Dimino
Assistant Director for Academic Programs
866-769-1860 (toll free)