Visualize Temple

The green roof on Temple’s future library.
New library receives state support for massive green roof
The green roof is one of seven water-infrastructure projects supported by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).
May 3, 2016
The space on Main Campus where the new library will be built.
Temple breaks ground on bold, new library
Construction is officially under way on the university's state-of-the-art academic commons, which will open in 2018.
April 25, 2016
Students walking along Liacouras Walk on Main Campus
Verdant Temple landscape upgrades continue
Polett and Liacouras walks will receive new landscaping, lighting, paving and other improvements over the summer.
April 8, 2016
A female student sitting in a blue chair in the refurbished Owls’ Nest.
Floor-to-ceiling improvements
Temple is engaged in a wide-ranging effort to breathe new life into many buildings on campus by upgrading interior public areas.
A rendering of the atrium designed for Temple's new library.
New images of Temple’s future library released
The renderings offer a first look at the building's dramatic interior.
Philadelphia design committee praises new library plan
The architectural plan for Temple University’s future library received glowing reviews from Philadelphia’s Civic Design Review Committee on Sept. 1.
Landscape work begins on Liacouras Walk
Work is underway on the portion of Liacouras Walk between Polett Walk and Montgomery Avenue to beautify the area, provide more social space and create a clearer pathway to Wachman Hall.
After final review, Visualize Temple to guide campus planning
The Visualize Temple campus plan will officially guide Temple's projects and planning efforts over the next several years, which include a new state-of-the-art library and campus quad.
Wachman Hall renovation to modernize classrooms, increase accessibility
Temple University’s Wachman Hall will soon be renovated. Construction on the $11.5 million project is set to start within four to six weeks and finish in time for the 2015–2016 academic year.
Morgan Hall heralds new era in residential living at Temple
When members of the Class of 2017 moved into Mitchell and Hilarie Morgan Residential and Dining Complex in fall 2013, they helped usher in a new era for living and learning at Temple University. The opening of the block-long facility at Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue represents the future of residential life at a university that little more than a decade ago was known primarily as a commuter school.
20/20 Scholarship continues to support Philadelphia students
Temple University held a special ceremony to honor this year's student recipients of the 20/20 Scholarship. The $5,000 per year, four-year scholarship is awarded to incoming students from surrounding North Philadelphia neighborhoods in order to help them pay tuition and to support them in their quest to obtain a college degree.
Student dining options abound with opening of new restaurants at Temple
With the introduction of the Morgan Hall dining complex, as well as a new Cosi restaurant scheduled to open today in Pearson-McGonigle Hall, the number and variety of Main Campus dining options has expanded dramatically. Diners can now choose from a wide variety of selections — from organic farm-to-table dishes or global Asian cuisine to authentic South Philly cheesesteaks, as well as traditional favorites available in the Louis Esposito Dining Commons and Student Center food court.
Scholarship program helps make college affordable for Temple students in need
For the past 35 years, students have benefited from Temple's partnership with the W.W. Smith Charitable Trust, a private foundation that has awarded the university more than $14.9 million to support medical research and undergraduate scholarships. Grants ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 per student are awarded to undergraduates from the Delaware Valley area in good academic standing whose financial need cannot be met by other aid programs.