Our campuses are incubators, tradition breakers and beautiful places to learn. We cross the city and the suburbs. From our vibrant Center City campus to our East Falls grounds and beyond, each location offers a unique learning environment to experience all that is Jefferson.
Located in the heart of Philadelphia our main campus is home to the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, one of the largest private medical colleges in the nation. The campus occupies 13 acres of academic, research, administrative, and recreational buildings from 8th to 11th Streets and between Market to Locust Streets. Our 14 affiliated hospitals along with its clinical partners annually treats nearly 126,000 inpatients and 1.3 million outpatients.
Jefferson Center City active student learning sites include the Dr. Robert and Dorothy Rector Clinical Skills and Simulation Center, which boasts over 60,000 sq. ft. of learning and teaching space. The Center has over 130 standardized and simulated patients, 28 exam rooms and 8 control rooms with digital recording systems and videoconferencing. An additional 3,000 sq. ft. is used for pharmacy simulation. The Scott Memorial Library has one of the region's best collections of life sciences publications — with more than 220,000 books and bound print journals, and over 6,000 electronic journal subscriptions.
In addition to academic resources, our students can join in on one of the many activities offered by the University, sample the local cuisine, explore the historical district where our country started or relax in one of the many scenic locations around the city. Jefferson's Center City Campus offers three residential living options, a multi-purpose fitness & recreation center (cardio, sauna, group exercise, racquet courts, swimming pool) and easy access to public transportation.
The 100 acre, 50+ building campus is located close to beautiful countryside, urban life, concert venues, galleries and museums, great restaurants and theaters. The tree-lined East Falls Campus is located on the edge of Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park in the beautiful residential area of East Falls, just 15 minutes from historic Center City Philadelphia.
The Gallagher Athletic, Recreation and Convocation Center is home to three regulation-size basketball courts, a state-of-the-art fitness center, aerobics studio, a racquetball court and an elevated jogging track, as well as a 251-space underground parking garage. In addition, athletic facilities on campus include a baseball field, softball field, tennis courts, and soccer and lacrosse fields. The Kanbar Campus Center, a 72,000-square-foot social hub for the campus community makes a dramatic impact on the academic and social environment for all members of the University community. Most undergraduate students live in on-campus housing with accommodations for over 1,600 students and include co-ed and single-sex residence halls, townhouses and two- or three-bedroom apartments.
Dixon, College of Nursing
Thanks to a generous gift from community volunteer and philanthropist Edith R. Dixon, Thomas Jefferson University College of Nursing’s Abington-Dixon campus located in Horsham, PA is known as the Dixon Campus.
At 42,000 square feet, nearly one third of the space is dedicated to a state-of-the-art simulation center, where both undergraduate and graduate students will engage in complex clinical scenarios that parallel, anticipate and amplify real-life situations. The new campus also includes a 200-person tiered lecture hall and three 80-seat classrooms that will support the latest innovations in academic technology. A dedicated library, collaborative learning and study spaces, a student lounge and a central concourse will support faculty-student and student-student engagement at the highest level. Students also have access to a trail leading to a park, a gym conveniently located in the building next door, a cafeteria, ample parking and public transportation.
Spring House, Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing
Lower Gwynedd, PA
JIB is a 25,000 sq. ft. fully closed-processing, CNC, GMP-simulated pilot scale and process development facility. The facility houses ready-to-use technologies in fully flexible, ballroom design suites. Our processing suites feature a full range of pilot-scale upstream and downstream equipment, QC analytical, digital (AI/AR/VR) technologies, scale-down modeling, process simulation, process measurements, instrumentation, calibration, automation and process control capabilities.
World-Class Education at Your Fingertips
Jefferson Online is a student-centered institution that prepares graduates for successful careers in an evolving global marketplace. To learn more visit us at https://online.jefferson.edu/
Voorhees, Physician Assistant Program
The College of Health Professions opened this training facility in September, 2019 and houses a 60-seat classroom, a physical diagnoses laboratory, and a Simulation Center (Auscultation Simulators, iStan Adult Patient Simulator, Primary Care Rooms, Emergency Room Bays, and Inpatient Hospital Rooms).
This new location offers cutting edge technology and a beautiful space for our faculty to cultivate the next generation of healthcare providers.
Jefferson’s College Locations
|Academic Unit||Abbreviation||Campus & Program Location(s)|
|College of Architecture & Built Environment||CABE||East Falls, Online|
|Kanbar College of Design, Engineering & Commerce||KANBAR||East Falls, Spring House, Online|
|College of Health Professions||JCHP||Center City, East Falls, Online|
|College of Humanities & Sciences||JCHS||East Falls|
|College of Life Sciences||JCLS||Center City, East Falls, Online|
|Sidney Kimmel Medical College||SKMC||Center City|
|College of Nursing||JCN||Center City, Horsham|
|College of Pharmacy||JCP||Center City, Online|
|College of Population Health||JCPH||Center City, Online|
|College of Rehabilitation Sciences||JCRS||Center City, East Falls, Online|
|Continuing and Professional Studies||CPS||Center City, East Falls Online|
|Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing||JIB||Spring House|
|Institute for Emerging Health Professions||IEHP||Center City, Online|