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Students can begin making purchase for parking and transit products and services through the Commuter Services Office once they are in possession of their Jefferson ID Card.

Locker rentals will run from the date of application through the end of the rental period in a 4 month period. Lockers are assigned on a first come, first served basis.

  • Rental periods are as follows:
        September – December
        January – April
        May –August
  • Lockers are available in the Scott Memorial Library.
    • Full Size Lockers – $50.00 for the rental period
      • Half Size Lockers – $25.00 for the rental period
  • Click here for more information, including locker dimensions!
  • Application are being accepted now in the Office of Student Life & Engagement, Room B67, Jefferson Alumni Hall
  • Valid Jefferson Student ID and payment required at registration.  Cash, Visa and MasterCard accepted.

While street parking is an option if you obtain a Philadelphia Parking Permit. You can also get a monthly pass from several local garages. The prices range from $75- $210 per month. For more information contact TJU Commuter Services at (215) 955-6417.

The best part about living on-campus is that you are so close to all your classes. Still, public transportation is readily available to get around locally.

SEPTA Tokens are sold at discount price at the Commuter Services Office located in the TJU Bookstore. Without a discount the one-way cash fare for the bus is $2.00. Transfers are $.60. If you need information about SEPTA, call the information line from 6 a.m. to midnight daily at (215) 580-7800 or visit

PATCO PATCO offers train service to New Jersey, and is also known as the Hi-Speedline. A PATCO station is located on-campus at 10th & Locust. PATCO trains run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Some stations, however, are closed nights and weekends. Schedules are available at Commuter Services. For more info about PATCO call (215) 922-4600 or visit

NJ Transit provides bus service from the Philadelphia area to New Jersey (including the beach) in addition to transportation within New Jersey. For more information on routes, fares, etc. call (215) 569-3752

Cabs can usually be hailed on major streets. Although taxis are plentiful they are also expensive.


Check out the TJU Commuter Services Department for more comprehensive information. 

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