Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson College of Nursing

The Jefferson College of Nursing (JCN), consists of undergraduate programs, programs for registered nurses and a wide range of graduate programs; with degrees that range from an Associate in Nursing to a Doctor of Nursing Practice.

2019 Commencement Ceremony

Kimmel Center for Performing Arts
Verizon Hall - Graduate & Undergraduate Students

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time: 2:30 p.m.

Important Ticket Information

All students who will be attending the 2019 Commencement ceremony will receive four tickets for their guests. Students will be notified by email if more tickets become available. With the assigned seating at the Kimmel Center, only the first four tickets are guaranteed to be seated together. Cap and Gown and Commencement Ticket Distribution takes place on on April 8 and 9, 2018 in the JAH Atrium from 11:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m. each day. 

Please be advised that any remaining outstanding obligations with the University (Exit Interview, tuition balance, etc.) must be satisfied before receiving your diploma.

If you are not able to pick up these items in-person, you may authorize another individual to do so for you. The person picking up your tickets must have your written/signed permission and provide a photocopy of your Jefferson ID card to obtain tickets on your behalf.

For any additional questions or concerns, please contact

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