University officials said because President Englert owns his own home, it’s unnecessary.
The residence housed three Temple presidents during the past 16 years.
President Richard Englert also presented a report on Temple's relationship with the community.
The new Temple Student Government administration joined the protest to show "solidarity."
Gregory Mandel, Beasley School of Law’s new dean, has served as interim dean since July.
They discussed lowered state funding, collaboration and how their schools can help improve the city.
The search stalled over the summer after administrative upheaval.
The school has called for “non-traditional” candidates to apply.
The meeting was held over the phone because of a snowstorm that hit Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Administrators are considering changing when the break is scheduled.