Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University


Philadelphia is a major transportation hub for the northeast, with convenient schedules for both airline and rail transportation. The Philadelphia International Airport is approximately 20 minutes by taxi from Center City and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. AMTRAK trains are a convenient and comfortable way for residents of the northeast corridor to travel. Unreserved coach and Metroliner service is available to Philadelphia's 30th Street Station. From 30th Street Station to Jefferson is approximately 10 minutes by taxi or a short ride on the SEPTA train to the Market East stop.


Reduced rates for course participants are available at conveniently located hotels in the vicinity of Thomas Jefferson University. Most are within easy walking distance, and equally convenient to the historical district and other attractions in Center City Philadelphia. Information about area hotel accommodations is provided upon receipt of course registration. If you wish to obtain this information in advance please call 215-955-8533 or toll free 1-888-390-5051. Dormitory housing for longer stays can often be arranged through the University Housing Office. Due to the limited availability of on-campus housing, contact us to register as far in advance as possible if you anticipate studying at Jefferson for an extended period.  

Directions, Parking, & Campus Map

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is located in near the heart of Center City Philadelphia. Garages for all-day parking are located on the perimeter of the campus. Directions to the campus, parking information and a campus map are available online.  The Institute is located on the seventh floor of the Main Building (adjacent to the Thompson Building) in Suite 780 on the corner of 10th and Sansom Streets. Door-to-door directions are on our contact page.