Temple’s strategic plan represents who we are—an ambitious academic community leading innovation in education while always focusing on the road ahead.Pause or play video
A message from the provost
Gregory N. Mandel
“This plan is a testament to the perseverance and vision of Temple community members who were able to draw lessons from our rich past while keeping an eye focused on a bright road ahead.”
Opportunity. Engagement. Discovery.
Temple University educates a vibrant student body and creates new knowledge through innovative teaching, research and other creative endeavors. Our urban setting provides transformative opportunities for engaged scholarship; experiential learning; and discovery of self, others and the world. We open our doors to a diverse community of learners and scholars who strive to make the possible real.
Our Core Values
We celebrate diversity. We strive for inclusivity.
We embrace a community-minded approach to our mission.
We honor our hard-working Temple community.
We aim to provide access to an affordable education.
We foster a welcoming environment.
We cultivate learning.
We embrace our global connections.
We exemplify perseverance.
We inspire innovation.
Our Strategic Priorities
Temple’s strategic priorities demonstrate our commitment to making real impact. These priorities identify and define the university’s objectives and commitments, and represent the determination and dedication of the Temple community.