To apply for financial aid you need to complete the Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA). This is the only action required to apply for most financial aid at Temple University. There are some scholarships and non-Pennsylvania state grants that require separate applications. Visit the Financial Aid Types section of our website for more information.
We encourage all students to apply for financial aid.
Complete the FAFSA
Students seeking financial aid at Temple University apply for it by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) after January 1. Temple's priority filing deadline is March 1.
To receive and retain financial aid, students must meet certain eligibility requirements.
Housing and Financial Aid
Learn about the financial aid process that may be available to help cover costs of living on or off campus.
If you plan to transfer to Temple University, you'll need to update your FAFSA and notify your current school in order to make a smooth transition. Learn more.
Students taking required courses in order to matriculate into a degree program or for required PA teacher certification may have Federal Direct Loan eligibility. Learn more.
Resources are available to help international students pursue an education at Temple University.
Did you know that you may be eligible to receive financial aid for education abroad programs?
Temple University Japan Campus (TUJ)
Federal financial aid is available to students admitted directly to TUJ.