Temple University: Become an InternationOWL!

Post date: Oct 20, 2015 4:35:04 AM

Temple surges to Highest-Ever U.S. News Ranking

Temple University has surged six spots to achieve its highest-ever ranking in U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges, another sign of its unprecedented momentum. In the past five annual editions of these influential rankings, Temple has climbed 17 places. This continued momentum means incoming Temple students could be graduating from a top-100 university in just a few short years. Read more.

Starting at Temple as an International Student

Temple hosts a special International Student Orientation to acclimate students to the university and help them meet friends.

Orientation included airport pickup; academic advising; settling students into their new homes; shopping trips; and recreational trips to Washington D.C., Ocean City and Promised Land State Park.

Experience the undergraduate student orientation through this short video.

13 Reasons You Should Live In Philadelphia At Least Once In Your Life

From endless food options to a thriving arts scene, Philadelphia has something for everyone. Check out the 13 reasons you should live in Philadelphia at least once in your life. And what better time to experience this wonderful city than during your time as a Temple international student?

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Student Spotlight: Nguyen Nguyen

2015 Convocation Speaker

Full Name: Nguyen Thao Nguyen (Gwen)

Convocation at Temple University is a tradition that occurs annually at the end of Welcome Week. This formal ceremony celebrates the arrival of the new class of undergraduate students, freshmen and transfers. This year, international student Nguyen Nguyen welcomed the new class as they began their academic journey. Click here to watch Nguyen's Convocation Speech!

School, major and graduation year:

Accounting, Fox School of Business, May 2018