SPECIAL NOTICE: Jefferson is closely monitoring the evolving situation related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) in order to evaluate the outbreak’s impact on our students, faculty and staff who are or will be attending programs overseas, as well as international visitors/professors/researchers who may be traveling to our campus. The health and safety of the Jefferson community is of the utmost importance to us. Our Jefferson.edu/Coronavirus site contains updates on communications to the Jefferson community and general information about COVID-19.
We urge all faculty, staff and students to check their email frequently and access the CDC links provided on Jefferson.edu/Coronavirus to ensure you have the latest information about the virus and about travel alerts.
Jefferson sets a high priority on the exchange of ideas, related research, education and patient care with members of the international community. We welcome people from all over the world to work, study, and engage in research at Jefferson, and encourage Jeffersonians to study, lecture and do research abroad.
The Office of International Affairs works with all University departments and individuals to facilitate exchange and to offer orientation to international visitors.
International Center City Students
Guidance and information for international students attending progams on the Jefferson - Center City campus.
International East Falls Students
Guidance and information for international students attending progams on the Jefferson - East Fall campus.
Lennox K. Black International Prize for Excellence in Medicine Awarded to Professor Amitai Ziv
Professor Amitai Ziv of the Sheba Medical Center was awarded the 2020 Lennox K. Black International Prize for Excellence in Medicine from Thomas Jefferson University. This prestigious prize was awarded on behalf of Dr. Ziv’s contributions to education in the medical field in Israel and worldwide.