After redesigning the structure from concrete to steel, the library was delayed.
The university is still deciding what will replace the 60-year-old building.
The Yorktown Community Organization will continue to negotiate with the Goldenberg Group, owner and developer the View II.
The Philadelphia Housing Authority will demolish Norris Homes, breaking up a tight-knit community that has been around for decades.
The View II will house a community space for residents.
The university began a $1.25 million study in Spring 2016 into the possibility of an on-campus football stadium.
Physical and occupational therapy students will use the apartment to practice with equipment for the physically disabled.
Most projects were completed before classes began on Monday, but some will take months to complete.
The food service provider began its 15-year contract with Temple this summer.
Students were offered on-campus housing, but need to stay in odd spots getting permanent space.