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Thomas Jefferson University

Philadelphia, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate78%
Acceptance Rate78%

About Thomas Jefferson University

Thomas Jefferson University is a private, nonprofit university in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Thomas Jefferson University was founded in 1824. The university enrolls around 8,270 students per year, including 3,754 undergraduate students.

Thomas Jefferson University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Thomas Jefferson University. Thomas Jefferson University admitted 78% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 5,135 applications received in 2022, 4,010 students were offered admission.

Thomas Jefferson University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 31%

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Thomas Jefferson University is located in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,.

If you are interested in seeing Thomas Jefferson University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Philadelphia, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Philadelphia International.

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College Info

1020 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

Campus Setting: Urban

Thomas Jefferson University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 31

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Thomas Jefferson University is Jul 31.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Thomas Jefferson University is Jul 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Thomas Jefferson University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

560 - 670


Reading SAT Range

570 - 655

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Thomas Jefferson University is like? There are approximately 8,270 students enrolled at Thomas Jefferson University, including 3,754 undergraduate students and 4,516 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 62% percent are from PA and 38% percent of students are from other states.


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