Press Release 6/29/2017

June 29, 2017 | Press Releases

Official Combination of Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University Signals Disruption in a Stagnant Education Industry New comprehensive university creates multi-faceted ecosystem of teaching and learning focused on innovative 21st-century professional education and real-world demands PHILADELPHIA (June 29, 2017) — Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University today announced their official combination, effective July 1, 2017, Read More

Press Release 09/09/2016

September 9, 2016 | Press Releases

THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY & PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY SIGN COMBINATION AGREEMENT Creating a Comprehensive University Delivering 21st-Century Professional Education PHILADELPHIA (Sept. 9, 2016) – The Boards of Trustees of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) and Philadelphia University (PhilaU) announced that they have entered into a Combination Agreement to enable the two universities to become one comprehensive university centered Read More

Press Release 12/11/2015

December 11, 2015 | Press Releases

THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIVERSITY & PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY SIGN LETTER OF INTENT TO EXPLORE INTEGRATION Combination to Drive Innovation in Health, Science, Architecture, Design, Fashion, Business & Engineering PHILADELPHIA (Dec. 17, 2015) – The Boards of Trustees of Thomas Jefferson University and Philadelphia University today announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) to exclusively pursue Read More

About Jefferson

Jefferson University Hospitals and Thomas Jefferson University are partners in providing excellent clinical and compassionate care for our patients in the Philadelphia region, educating the health professionals of tomorrow in a variety of disciplines and discovering new knowledge that will define the future of clinical care.

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About Philadelphia University

Our number one priority is providing students with an academic experience that leads to internships, jobs and meaningful career paths. 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.

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