If you are thinking about applying to Thomas Jefferson University, the regular decision application deadline is July 31 and the fee for the application is $50.
Students who apply to Thomas Jefferson University for fall semester should hear back from Thomas Jefferson University by December 3.
The following is an overiew of some of Thomas Jefferson University's admissions stats.
|Thomas Jefferson University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.7|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||26%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||31%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||5%|
These are the application deadlines for Thomas Jefferson University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Early Action||Yes||November 1||December 3|
|Regular Decision||Yes||July 15||December 3|
Thomas Jefferson University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Thomas Jefferson University directly for more information about early applications.
🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 1. Thomas Jefferson University will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 3.
➡️ Find a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Thomas Jefferson University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
Wondering what factors are considered by Thomas Jefferson University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Thomas Jefferson University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Thomas Jefferson University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Thomas Jefferson University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3.0|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
Students admitted to Thomas Jefferson University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.
Out of all students that were admitted, 42% submitted a class rank. At Thomas Jefferson University 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 60.1% were in the top 25% and 87.5% were in the top 50%.
At Thomas Jefferson University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||22%|
|3.50 and 3.74||25.5%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12%|
|3.00 and 3.24||6.7%|
|2.50 and 2.9||8.2%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0.6%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Thomas Jefferson University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Thomas Jefferson University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Thomas Jefferson University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 31% of Thomas Jefferson University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 5% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Thomas Jefferson University students scored 670 or higher and 75% of students scored 570 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Thomas Jefferson University students scored 655 or higher, and 75% scored a 570 or higher.
To be most competitive at Thomas Jefferson University, you should strive to earn between 25 and 30 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 30 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Thomas Jefferson University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 30, and three out of four students scored lower than 30 on the ACT.
A 25 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Thomas Jefferson University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 25.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Thomas Jefferson University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is July 15.
Transfer students can enroll in Thomas Jefferson University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Thomas Jefferson University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Thomas Jefferson University.
Does Thomas Jefferson University accept transfer credits?
✅ Thomas Jefferson University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Thomas Jefferson University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Do I have to submit test scores to Thomas Jefferson University?
✅ Thomas Jefferson University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Thomas Jefferson University's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Thomas Jefferson University is 78%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Thomas Jefferson University?
🟨 Thomas Jefferson University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.
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How hard is it to get into Thomas Jefferson University? Thomas Jefferson University is a somewhat selective institution. The Thomas Jefferson University acceptance rate is 78%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
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
30 and Above
25 to 30
25 and Less
Composite SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Thomas Jefferson University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.73. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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