125th Anniversary of Jefferson College of Nursing

Since 1891, Thomas Jefferson University has educated women and men as highly respected nurse clinicians, educators and researchers. More than 9,000 alumni have gone on to successful careers in nursing - providing compassionate care, leading integrated healthcare teams and making a difference in the lives of patients and their families everywhere.

To commemorate 125 Years of Nursing at Jefferson, the College of Nursing and the Office of Alumni Relations invite you to celebrate this major milestone in 2016 – all year long! Join us to remember, reconnect and relive your Jefferson experience through a series of alumni events, by sharing your story in our Online Memory Book, and much more.


Save the dates for these exciting alumni events and stay tuned for more information to come!



January 27, 2016 
From Probationer to Doctorate: 125 Years of Nursing at Jefferson
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. EST


March 9, 2016
125 Years: From Tradition to Tomorrow... Looking Back, Leading Forward
Magianno’s, King of Prussia, PA
6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


May 7, 2016
Diploma Nurses Reunion 
Thomas Jefferson University Campus


June 11, 2016
Nursing Alumni Day at the Zoo
Philadelphia Zoo 


September 29, 2016
Visiting Scholar Day: Creating a Culture of Health Through Leadership and Innovation  
Thomas Jefferson University Campus  

November 5, 2016
The JCN Gala: Celebrating 125 Years of Nursing
Thomas Jefferson University Campus   


Make sure you are a part of the College of Nursing Memory Book by submitting your profile.

Stay connected with your Jefferson nursing alumni friends and classmates by downloading the Jefferson Alumni Network App today! Get exclusive access to the Jefferson Alumni Network through a password-protected alumni directory searchable by name, class year, college, specialty, industry and company, and a map that shows where alumni live near your current location. Click here for more information.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations at or 215-955-7750.

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