About Jefferson

Our number one priority is providing students with an academic experience that leads to internships, jobs and meaningful career paths. As a result, our job placement rate is 95 percent and our students are employed at some of the top companies in the world. We do this through focusing on innovation, innovative thinking and our award-winning Nexus Learning approach — active, collaborative learning that is connected to the real world and infused with the liberal arts. Explore what makes a Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University education so valuable.

We have two main campuses: one located in Center City Philadelphia and the other in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia on a 100-acre, park-like campus just minutes from Center City.

Browse our website and find out more about our unique transdisciplinary academic approach and our more than 70 professional undergraduate and graduate degree programs.  We encourage you to learn more about the University today, or explore our history.

Want to know the latest news? Visit Jefferson Today. For events, check our calendar. You can also check out great examples of student work on the Jefferson Behance page.

Interested in applying? Visit pages for Undergraduate or Graduate.

Questions? Comments? Please direct all general correspondence and questions about Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) to the Office of Public Relations at 215.951.2851 or email: pr@PhilaU.edu