Applying for Financial Aid

Thomas Jefferson University -East Falls Campus requires that all students who are applying for financial aid from the University file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA can be completed at after October 1 for the upcoming academic year.  If you need help completing your FAFSA, please contact us at 215-951-2940 or at

Our FAFSA code is 013549.

If you prefer a paper FAFSA, you can call 1-800-4-FED-AID to obtain one or contact the financial aid office.

You will need to have your FSA ID available to fill out the FAFSA. If you need to apply for a FSA ID or have forgotten your FSA ID, you can obtain the necessary information HERE.

Financial aid, regardless of its source, may not be automatically renewed. You will need to file a FAFSA once each academic year to re-apply for aid.


The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be submitted by April 15th.