Temple University is a state-related research-intensive university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Stars like Bob Saget, Kunal Nayyar and Bill Cosby went to school here. It was founded in 1884, and has over 28,000 undergraduates. It’s a university that’s known for its diversity, with its student body including students from over 100 different countries. From its iconic Temple ‘T’, the owl to its cherry crusade, Temple is filled with traditions and school pride. Temple basketball games are an adrenaline rush, and there are plenty of sports clubs and intramural sports students can feel part of. It is known for its academics, study abroad options, research and has state of the art facilities. The Hootathon, a dance marathon that’s also a fundraiser, is a great way to blow off steam while supporting a good cause. It is two miles away from the Center City, where shopping, food and entertainment is at its best. The local Philly style food in the surrounding area is excellent as is the city’s microbreweries. Temple is a varied and welcoming place for students from all over.