Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Student Orientation

General Information for Students:

Transfer Student Orientation consists of a series of online steps and a half-day, on-campus Transfer Academic Advising Session during November, December, or January. Registration for Transfer Academic Advising Sessions begins October 30, 2017. Before students can register for their Transfer Academic Advising Sessions, they must complete the following steps as listed on their Next Steps Channel on TUPortal. For a full list and detailed overview of these items, check out the Before You Register page.

  1. Pay university deposit
  2. Activate your Temple University AccessNet Account
  3. Activate your official TUmail email account
  4. Submit your OWLCard photo online
  5. Complete Placement Assessments (if applicable) and the New Student Questionnnaire
  6. Complete the Temple Preview online
  7. Register for on-campus Transfer Academic Advising Session

What to Bring

  • Pen
  • TUID Number
  • AccessNet Username and Password
  • Evaluation of Transfer Credit Statement (If you have not received this form in the mail from the Admissions Office, you should still attend your Transfer Advising Session)
  • Official or unofficial copies of your most recent transcripts, especially courses currently in progress thave have not been evaluated by the Admissions Office
  • Syllabi of courses you would like to have reevaluated 
  • Photo ID

Upcoming Transfer Advising Sessions:

Transfer Students attend half-day Transfer Advising Sessions available throughout the course of November, December, and January.  During the advising sessions, you will meet with your School or College and register for our classes.  Please check the table below for Advising Dates. Remember, you will need to sign up for one of these dates through your TUPortal.

Ambler Campus Students: Please contact Temple University Ambler directly at 267-468-8200 to schedule an individual orientation and advising session. 

January 10, 2018

College of Science & Technology

College of Education

January 11, 2018

Boyer College of Music

College of Liberal Arts

College of Science & Technology

College of Public Health

School of Social Work

Division of University Studies

Klein College of Media & Communication

Theater, Film & Media Arts

College of Education

College of Engineering

Fox School of Business & Management

January 12, 2018

Boyer College of Music

College of Science & Technology

College of Public Health

School of Social Work

Fox School of Business & Management 

Klein College of Media & Communications

School of Sports, Tourism & Hospitality Mgmt

Tyler School of Art

Theater, Film & Media Arts

January 15, 2018

College of Liberal Arts

College of Science & Technology

Fox School of Business & Management

School of Sports, Tourism & Hospitality Mgmt

Tyler School of Art

January 16, 2018

College of Liberal Arts

College of Education

Theater, Film & Media Arts

After January 16, 2018

Please contact our office for sessions after this date.