Student Success

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Grants: Where they come from and how they help
Grants are a form of need-based financial assistance that will help offset tuition costs.
February 11, 2016
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Scholarships: Fantastic bucks and where to find them
After filing your FAFSA, Temple experts say it’s a good idea to start searching for scholarships.
February 4, 2016
A male recipient of a Fly in 4 grant sitting on a bench.
Temple's innovative Fly in 4 grants earn national media attention
The program earned praise for allowing students to focus more on class and less on money.
February 3, 2016
A Temple engineering students welds a portion of a race car.
Engineering students build race car
The single-seat car will be on display at the 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show.
An illustration of the FAFSA acronym and an owl wearing a commencement cap.
Five things to know about the FAFSA
Conquer the FAFSA with these five handy tips.
An illustration of an owl wearing a commencement cap.
Owl about the money
Temple experts share useful advice to help you navigate paying for college.
Johnson stands by a rack of comics books inside Amalgam.
Temple alumna brings comics and coffee shop to life
Ariell Johnson, FOX ’05, makes her dream a reality.
Alumnus Pete Angevine standing in the Philadelphia ice cream shop he founded.
Ice cream for everyone
Little Baby’s Ice Cream, founded by Pete Angevine, CLA ’08, is not your ordinary ice cream shop.
Danielle Thor on campus with the bicycle she uses as an EMT.
Reflecting on a disaster
Temple student and EMT Danielle Thor recalls responding to the Amtrak derailment.
Student-journalists using computers in the Philadelphia Neighborhoods newsroom.
Student-run website named nation's best
PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods.com, the EPPY Award-winning website, gives Temple student-journalists experience in the field.
THE TRUCK STOPS HERE: VEGAN TREE
In honor of World Vegan Month (yes, Thanksgiving occurs during World Vegan Month), we sampled the plant-based fare at the Vegan Tree
A Temple graduate triumphantly raising his cap at commencement.
Temple’s momentum reflected in strong athletics graduation rate
Student-athletes set record for sixth-straight year by achieving an 85 percent graduation success rate.
Hands pulling a twenty dollar bill from opposite end
Low-wage workers in Pennsylvania lose millions due to wage theft
A new report exposes millions of dollars in losses due to wage theft in Pennsylvania.