• SBA Spain Trip

    Global Education

    Students participated in a weeklong study abroad experience in Barcelona this summer as part of a marketing course in the School of Business Administration. Read More...

  • PT Clinic

    Growing Gains

    Widener’s student-run physical therapy pro bono clinic has become a model for universities across the country. Read More...

  • Student in the Marriott Dining Room

    Learning With Purpose

    Hospitality management students learn how to become young professionals by running their own restaurant at the Widener Marriott Dining Room. Read More...

  • students smiling

    Record High Satisfaction

    Widener students gave their university a resounding thumbs-up in a recent national survey of student satisfaction. Read More...

  • commencement 2016

    Exceptionally Proud

    It was a special weekend here as more than a thousand students took to the stage and officially became graduates of Widener University. Read More...

  • Wollman Inauguration Speech

    The World Needs Widener

    During her inauguration ceremony, President Julie E. Wollman shared a new vision for Widener University that focuses on transformative learning. Read More...

Recent News

  • Widener University Online MBA Program Named Best ValueWednesday, July 27, 2016

    Widener University Online MBA Program Named Best Value

    Widener University's online MBA program has been ranked a top 50 "best value" program by Value Colleges, an online guide to the best values in undergraduate and graduate college education. Widener's online MBA with concentration in health care management ranked 36th on the list which considers U.S. News & World Report rankings, AACSB accreditation, affordability, and return on investment.

  • Thursday, July 21, 2016

    The School of Nursing Takes Pledge on Opioid Education

    As part of academic nursing's ongoing efforts to combat prescription drug and opioid abuse across the United States, Widener University's School of Nursing is proud to announce that it has committed to educating its advanced practice registered nursing (APRN) students on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.

  • Thursday, July 21, 2016

    Widener University and Aids Care Group to Receive $283,520 Grant to Promote Interdisciplinary Training

    The Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology at Widener University was awarded a grant from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) to begin a training program for clinical psychology interns to work with underserved individuals with HIV/AIDS.

  • Dr. Beth Barol Appointed Director of the Center for Social Work EducationMonday, July 18, 2016

    Dr. Beth Barol Appointed Director of the Center for Social Work Education

    Dr. Beth Barol of Wyndmoor, Pa has been appointed director of the Center for Social Work Education and associate dean of the School of Human Service Professions at Widener University.

  • New Issue of Chester Magazine Highlights Growing Business and Arts SceneMonday, July 18, 2016

    New Issue of Chester Magazine Highlights Growing Business and Arts Scene

    The second issue of Chester magazine is fresh off the press and on its way to locations throughout the city where residents can pick up a copy and read about such topics as the city's business and arts revival, the storied Chester Clippers high school basketball program and the beauty of the city's park system.

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    July 27: 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

    Come see what Widener has to offer. Register now for our graduate open house!

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    Discover Widener

    View Widener's beautiful 110-acre campus from a different angle! Watch video.

    Visit Campus

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    Summer Preview Day

    Join us on Wednesday, August 17 for an in-depth look into our campus and academic programs.