Residential Life-East Falls Campus

Returning Student Housing Selection

Current residents should check their email for more information on our process for returning student housing. Phase 1 - when current students complete their application, sign their contract, and confirm their roommate groups - opens on February 28, 2024 at 9am. Phase 2 - when returning select their rooms - begins on March 18, 2024. Students receive their timeslots to select their rooms based on class standing – with rising sophomores first, followed by rising juniors then rising seniors. Rising juniors and seniors who apply are not guaranteed housing and may end up on a wait list based on supply and demand.

Dates to Know

  • February 28, 2024: Returning student housing application opens.
  • March 8, 2024: Residence halls close for Spring Break at 7pm
  • March 17, 2024: Residence halls re-open at 12pm.
  • March 18, 2024: Returning student housing selection opens.
  • Looking ahead, our first-year housing application will open on May 1, 2024. We are so excited to welcome our new fall 2025 residents! Please check our website in March or April for more information.

Our Residence Halls

Our first-year residence halls are located on our Ravenhill Campus. Fortess, Mott, Partridge and Ronson are safe, attractive and comfortable facilities that contribute to students' academic success as they transition into a new and exciting journey at Thomas Jefferson University. For sophomore year and beyond, housing options include Scholler Hall, Independence Plaza, and Townhouses on Main Campus. Check out our housing options below!

Room Rates

Please see the Tuition, Fees, and Room & Board website for housing rates.


Our Campus

The East Falls Campus is conveniently located in East Falls, a neighborhood within the city of Philadelphia. Our campus is a short train or bus ride away from the heart of Philadelphia. We are close to many restaurants, stores, transportation centers and other city landmarks too. We look forward to having you on campus!