Commencement 2023

2023 Event Details

Thursday, May 11, 2023 (Ceremonies 1 & 2)

 

10:00 a.m. Location: Convention Center / Terrace Ballroom  
  Jefferson College of Architecture & the Built Environment Undergraduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Architecture & the Built Environment Graduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Health Professions Undergraduate / East Falls Health Sciences
  Jefferson College of Health Professions Center City Undergraduate / Medical Laboratory Sciences & Biotechnology, Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences
Graduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Humanities & Sciences Undergraduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Life Sciences Undergraduate / All programs
  Jefferson School of Continuing & Professional Studies Undergraduate / All programs
  Jefferson School of Continuing & Professional Studies Graduate / All programs
  Kanbar College of Design, Engineering & Commerce Undergraduate / All programs
  Kanbar College of Design, Engineering & Commerce Graduate / All programs
     
2:30 p.m. Location: Convention Center / Terrace Ballroom  
  Jefferson College of Nursing Graduate / All
  Jefferson College of Nursing Undergraduate / All
     

 

Tuesday, May 23, 2023 (Ceremonies 3 & 4)

 

TBD Location: TBD  
  Jefferson College of Life Sciences Graduate / All programs
  Sidney Kimmel Medical College Graduate / All programs
     
2:30 p.m. Location: Kimmel Center / Verizon Hall  
  Jefferson College of Pharmacy Graduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Population Health Graduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Rehabilitation Sciences Graduate / All programs
  Jefferson College of Rehabilitation Sciences Undergraduate / All programs    

 

Resources

You may request your diploma to be reprinted if you need a replacement. Please note: if you graduated from Thomas Jefferson University – East Falls prior to Summer 2017, you are only eligible to receive a diploma reprint from “Philadelphia University.”

In order to request a reprint of your diploma, we require a notarized letter with the information below. Please note: email requests for diploma reprints will not be accepted.

  1. Your name as you would like it printed on the diploma
  2. The reason why you need a diploma reprint
    • Please note for PhD, MD, or Master’s diplomas (Center City graduates) the University will only reprint your diploma if it was damaged. The damaged diploma will need to be returned to the University prior to a new one being issued.
  3. Your Social Security number
  4. The month and year of your graduation
  5. The degree that you were awarded and the program you completed
  6. The address where you would like the diploma sent (please note: diplomas cannot be mailed to P.O. Boxes)
  7. Current phone number
  8. Current email address

Along with the notarized letter, send checks payable to the Registrar’s Office. All forms of checks are acceptable. Mail both the notarized letter and the check to the Registrar’s Office corresponding to the campus you attended.

Costs

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s diplomas—$50
  • PhD, MD, or Master’s diplomas—$90

Processing Time

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s diplomas—may take up to three weeks
  • PhD, MD, or Master’s diplomas—may take six to nine weeks, because an outside vendor is contracted by the University to reprint these diplomas.