Studying at Temple University?

There’s no better place to be than The Edge Student Village! We’re located right on the edge of campus. This means no waiting for shuttles, easy access to classrooms and waking up 10 minutes before your morning classes! With stylish apartments and a fun residential life program, this is right where you want to be!

Luv’n Spoonful

Grab a cup and fill it up with sweetness! Enjoy the best FroYo in Philly (as voted by Philly Magazine) by itself, or load it up with toppings! Either way, there’s love in every bite!

Hang out in the Courtyard

With the perfect green space just outside your front door, you’ll always have a place to kick back and soak in some sun on the grass, or enjoy a bite to eat with friends at one of our picnic tables!

Hit The Gym

The Edge 8th & 9th Floor.  Stay active and healthy by hitting up the gym! Open 24/7 and fully stocked with both weight training and cardio equipment, there’s never a reason to not get fit!

Ping-Pong in the Lobby

Challenge your friends to an intense game of table tennis at our lobby’s Ping-Pong table! Simply rent the paddles from the security desk at any time to get your game on!

Catch a Movie at The Pearl

Located less than a minute from your front door is The Pearl Theater, showing all the latest Hollywood hits! Grab some popcorn & catch a flick, and do it without breaking the bank by going to a $6 Tuesday showing!

where to eat, play and shop

Mary’s Banh Mi Bistro

Delectable home style sandwiches, freshly made smoothies, and authentic Vietnamese cuisine awaits at Mary’s! With great daily specials and a friendly atmosphere, this spot is an across the board favorite amongst our residents! Recommended Dish: Vietnamese Coffee. (215) 520-0960

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Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches

Located in the building, Jimmy John’s is one of the best sandwich spots on campus, and they’re always open late! They’ll make your sandwich freaky fast with all your favorite fixings, so it’s a perfect spot to just grab your food and go! Recommended Dish: The Vito Sandwich. 215-765-8800

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Less than one minute from The Edge’s front door, awaits the delicious, well loved Mexican cuisine of Qdoba. A staple on campus, this spot provides everything from classics like their burrito bowls and nachos, to unique dishes like their Mango or Taco Salads! Recommended Dish: Mango Salad. Avenue North, 1600 North Broad Street. (215) 763-4090

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Philly Style Pizza

Ranked as the Best Pizza on Temple’s campus, any resident would be remiss to not hit up this spot and try one of their uniquely yummy square pizzas. Open late to deliver to your study group or for a perfect slice after a long night out! Recommended Dish: Philly Style Square Pizza. 2010 North Broad Street. (215) 765-7700

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Tropical Smoothie Cafe

While they may be located next door to The Edge, Tropical Smoothie Cafe drops you right into an island paradise, delicious smoothies included! Enjoy music & meals with a Caribbean infusion, and try one of the many fresh fruit smoothies on the menu! Recommended Dish: Caribbean C-Burst. Avenue North, 1600 North Broad Street. (267) 758-6593.

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Draught Horse

Located just across the street, The Draught Horse has the perfect atmosphere for an evening beer with friends, or a place to party it up late at night! Recommended Activity: Wild Wednesdays. 1431 Cecil B. Moore Ave. (215) 235-1010

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The perfect balance of classy and relaxed, Masters serves up great late specials and some of the best unique dishes that any bar near campus has to offer! Recommended Activity: Taco Tuesday. 1535 N Carlisle St. (215) 787-9933

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Pub Webb

Amazing DJ’s and two floors worth of lounge spaces make this one of the most exciting spots for nightlife around campus! Recommended Activity: Daily Happy Hours. 1527 Cecil B. Moore Ave. (267) 687-8256

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Maxi’s Pizza, Subs & Bar

The place to party at the heart of campus! Maxi’s has some of the best drink specials and lots of open tables for you and your friends, along with some of the most uniquely topped pizza slices around! (Mac & cheese pizza, anyone?). Recommended Activity: Sunday Funday. 1928 Liacouras Walk. (215) 204-7002

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Silk City

One of the hottest spots in Philadelphia, Silk City mixes the best of everything, featuring a classic diner, a trendy nightclub, and a laid back beer garden all in one! With fantastic live acts, DJ’s, and an array of drinks and food, this is the place to be! Recommended Activity: Silk City Saturdays. 435 Spring Garden St. (215) 592-8838

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The Crepiere

Voted the best place to eat on campus, this prestigious food truck is home to infamous sweet and savory crepes that’ll make your mouth water every time! You haven’t been a Temple student till you’ve grabbed a bite from The Crepe Truck! Corner of 13th & Norris Streets. (215) 778-4771

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Insomnia Cookies

Got a late night study session and in need of a yummy sugar rush? Good thing Insomnia Cookies delivers until 3am! Warm, gooey cookies & brownies delivered to your door might just be the best idea ever. Montgomery Ave (Between 12th & 13th Streets)

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The Reel

Catch a movie in theaters without breaking the bank by visiting The Reel Cinema! See movies that are out of theaters but that have yet to hit DVD for just $2 with a Temple ID! It’s the best way to see all the hit movies on campus! Howard Gittis Student Center, 1755 North 13th Street. (215) 204-9217

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South Street

For a real slice of life in Philadelphia, South Street is a must. An entire road full of restaurants, bars and unique shops, it’s one of the most vibrant and exciting streets in the city! Wether you are catching a concert, a drink, or visiting the Philly Magic Garden, this is the place to be! South Street (Between 2nd & 10th Streets). (215) 413-3713

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Embrace your inner child while also celebrating adulthood by hitting up Barcade! With classic arcade games and a full tap that provides a variety of beers, this is one of the spots no college student living in Philadelphia should go without visiting! 1114 Frankford Ave. (215) 634-4400

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village life

Whether you are near or far away from home, we ensure your student village provides a convenient, affordable and fun living experience. As you embark on your journey, you have the reassurance that we provide everything you are looking for, including safety, security, flexible contracts and best pricing.

make the edge your student village

You have the opportunity to live within a vibrant community, learn within our various study lounges and grow throughout one-of-a-kind student programming.

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