Residency Classification

Temple University has two tuition schedules that are based on residency: one for Pennsylvania residents and another for out-of-state residents and international students. If you have questions about appeals for residency classification, change of residency, individual student status and Pennsylvania residency, visit the Office of the University Registrar.

Tuition & Fees Schedule

View the full tuition and fees schedule or access the tuition calculator. Tuition costs for graduate education are priced per credit. All tuition and fees are subject to change by action of The Board of Trustees.

Fees for Graduate Events

Certain fees are exclusive to graduate students based on specific events. Refer to the table below for the current fees.

Individual fees for online and paper applications, deposits, leave of absences, dissertation/thesis processing and certificates

Graduate School Event

Fee

Online Application

$60

Paper Application

$75

Deposit

$200 minimum (deposit may vary by degree program)

Leave of Absence

$25 per term

Dissertation/Thesis Processing

$50

Certificate

$25

Financial Aid

Graduate students are eligible for financial assistance from externalfederal and university sources. 

Student Health Insurance

All full-time graduate students may enroll in one of Temple University’s health insurance plans. Learn more about the plans.