Posted March 5, 2024

Stay in the loop: Temple’s top social media accounts to follow

A list of the best accounts for staying in the know with Temple.

@templeuabroad @TUactivities @TempleUniv @templedining @temple.housing @tusustainability @BeWellTU @tu_campus_rec @TempleDiversity @TempleTSG @thetemplenews @TempleAlumni

Looking to stay up to date on all things Temple? You’re in the right place! 

Temple has A LOT of social media accounts, from official university departments to campus services and student groups, informing you of exciting events, university updates and everything in between. Stay in the know with this list of the best accounts to follow!


Temple’s Main: @TempleUniv 

Connect on: Instagram, TikTok, YouTube

Temple’s main social media channels are the ultimate place to stay connected as an Owl. Explore YouTube and TikTok content created by Temple’s student vloggers, giving an insider look at what it’s like to live as an Owl. Sharing scenic campus views and informational content, @TempleUniv Instagram will surely brighten up your feed!


Temple Alumni: @TempleAlumni

Connect on: Instagram

Calling all alumni! Scroll through #TempleMade success stories, staying connected with fellow Temple alumni no matter where you land. Be sure to use the #TempleMade hashtag once you graduate … who knows, you might just get a featured post! 


Temple News: @thetemplenews

Connect on: Instagram

Sharing news you won’t want to miss … the official Instagram of Temple’s award-winning, independent student-run newspaper! The Temple News reports on hard-hitting topics, from Owl sports updates to broader Philadelphia news. Read up on student-written op-ed pieces, or listen to a podcast while making your way through campus. 


Temple Campus Rec: @tu_campus_rec

Connect on: Instagram

Never miss out on another Net Night by following Temple Campus Rec. Posting regularly updated info on everything fitness, stay up-to-date with group fitness class schedules and events. 


Temple Dining: @templedining

Connect on: Instagram, TikTok, X, Facebook

What’s for dinner!? Preview the weekly campus dining menus via Temple Dining’s social media. Even better … follow for video content featuring your favorite dining hall chefs!


Temple Sustainability: @tusustainability

Connect on: Instagram

Temple’s Office of Sustainability strives to create a greener future for our campus and beyond. Learn more about Temple’s current sustainability initiatives and ways to get involved in bettering the environment!


Temple Housing: @temple.housing

Connect on: Instagram

On the hunt for housing? Temple Housing’s Instagram is your own personal Zillow, detailing on- and off-campus housing options. 


Temple Abroad: @templeuabroad

Connect on: Instagram

Owls are studying around the globe! If you’re looking to fly on to your next adventure, Temple Abroad is the place to learn about upcoming study abroad sessions and the destinations offered. 


IDEAL: @TempleDiversity

Connect on: Instagram, YouTube, Facebook

Temple’s Institutional Diversity, Equity, Advocacy and Leadership (IDEAL) is the source for all things related to diversity, equity and inclusion at Temple. IDEAL offers events, programs and resources. Follow to keep up with upcoming diversity-focused film series and guest speaker sessions.


Temple Student Government: @TempleTSG

Connect on: Instagram

Run by Owls, for Owls, TSG serves to unite and uplift the Temple community. Follow the account for information surrounding university politics presented by the student body, events and more! 


Temple Student Activities: @TUactivities

Connect on: Instagram

From Temple’s annual Homecoming week to Owlchella, ensure you keep track and fill your calendar with exciting experiences offered by Temple Student Activities!


Wellness Resource Center: @BeWellTU

Connect on: Instagram

Prioritize self-care with the Wellness Resource Center, dedicated to nurturing your mental and physical health. Scroll through engaging infographics, and learn more about their projects supporting self-advocacy, mental health and more.  


Global Temple: @globaltemple

Connect on: Instagram

Welcoming Owls from around the globe, Temple’s Office of Global Engagement supports international students' diverse voices through resources and events. Stay connected with updates on monthly International Coffee Hour Sessions, spotlighting a new country through celebrations of culture, history and food! 

 - Avery Bumsted, Class of 2025