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 PhilaU education so valuable. Located on a 100-acre, park-like campus, Thomas Jefferson is just minutes from Center City Philadelphia. Browse our website and find out more about our unique interdisciplinary academic approach and our more than 40 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 PhilaU Today. For events, check our calendar. When you're done, be sure to check out our YouTube channel for additional videos in areas of athletics, student life and academics. You can also check out great examples of student work on the PhilaU Behance page. Questions? Comments? Please direct all general correspondence and questions about Philadelphia University to the Office of Public Relations at 215.951.2851 or email: pr@PhilaU.edu Mission Statement Thomas Jefferson University is a student-centered institution that prepares graduates for successful careers in an evolving global marketplace. By blending the liberal arts and sciences, professional studies, interdisciplinary learning, and collaborations in and out of the classroom, students learn to thrive in diverse and challenging environments. Our students are encouraged to form supportive relationships with each other as well as faculty, staff, and alumni in an academically rigorous setting that is focused on intellectual and personal growth. Thomas Jefferson University is an experiential learning community where integrity, creativity, curiosity, ethics, responsibility, and the free exchange of ideas are valued.
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