Next Steps to Enrollment

I’ve been admitted! What’s next?

Before you come to Temple, complete the following steps. 

  1. Review your Certificate of Eligibility Application Form (I-20) and pay the SEVIS fee.
  2. Contact a U.S. Embassy or consulate to set up a Visa interview. Find a U.S. Embassy in your country by visiting
  3. Make your housing arrangements. As a Center student you may either
  4. Purchase health insurance.
    Temple University requires F-1 and J-1 students to purchase a health insurance plan. Click on the link to learn about Department of State requirements. 
  5. Sign up for orientation and Center activities.
    Before you arrive, you will receive emails about orientation. Register for orientation.  
  6. Arrange to arrive during official arrival days.
    If you arrive on a designated arrival day, you may register for free airport pickup from Philadelphia International (PHL) to Temple's Main Campus through the arrival form you will receive via email.