|Sports:||baseball, basketball, crew, cross country, fencing, field hockey, football, golf, gymnastics, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, track and field, volleyball|
|Degrees:||Certificate, Diploma, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral|
Temple University is a Pennsylvania public university founded in 1884. Its main campus is 1.5 miles north of Center City Philadelphia, and the University also operates programs for studying abroad in London, Beijing, Paris, Mumbai and other locations. It was ranked a third-tier school in US News's 2008 "National Universities: Tier 3" list.
Dr. Russell Conwell founded the school as an informal adult-education outgrowth of his Baptist Temple ministry, Temple College was chartered in 1888 and was incorporated as Temple University in 1907.