Lewis Katz at Temple University Secondary Application

Lewis Katz at Temple University Secondary Essay Prompts

(If you have updated prompts, please submit them at updatesecondaries.com)

Prompts have been updated June 2023. (Older essays, if available are below)


  • What is the nature of your interest in the Lewis Katz School of Medicine? (2000 characters)
  • How do you plan on contributing to the Lewis Katz School of Medicine Community?
    LKSOM seeks an engaged student body with a wide variety of backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and interests to enhance the medical school experience for everyone. Please use the space below to describe what makes you unique as an applicant, an obstacle that you had to overcome, or how you will contribute to the LKSOM community. (2000 characters)
  • Tell us about your special interest in the campus you selected. There are two campuses: North Philadelphia and St. Luke’s in Bethlehem, PA. (2000 characters)
  • What are your plans for the current year – June 2022 until June 2023? (2000 characters)
  • The Coronavirus pandemic has affected all of us. (2000 characters)
    Please use this space to describe to us how you were impacted academically, personally or professionally by COVID-19.

Primary Deadline: Usually around Dec 15th
Secondary Deadline
: Usually around Jan 15th
Secondary Fee: $100
FAP Waiver: Full Fee Waived
Casper Required: Yes
PREview Required: No
Screens Applications: No
Accepts Application Updates: Yes/Portal

 Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University Mission:

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is dedicated to excellence in education, research and patient care, achieved by faculty, staff and learners who represent and serve our diverse society.