School Counselors

High school counselors and college/career counselors play a vital role in helping students and their families plan for college. That’s why career counselors are always welcome to visit us and our website. Check for campus updates in the Fall 2015 Counselor Newsletter.

Need more information about our undergraduate majors and minors? Or about financial aid?  

Please instruct your students to access our free online application, and counselors are encouraged to complete the Counselor Evaluation Form. The Counselor Evaluation Form can be included with your student’s official high school transcripts.

School counselors may be interested in learning more about our History and Values and Points of Pride.


Events for School Counselors

2016 Naviance Training for School Counselors

Anticipated date:  late April/early May 2016

This event is being offered by Widener University to provide counselors, and administration an opportunity to speak to Naviance Training Staff in-person. Additional details will be released shortly regarding time and agenda.

Registration will be limited on a first come basis. 

 

Thanks to all who attended this year's Fall Counselor's workshop!!

 

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2015 School Counselors Workshop

Monday, November 23, 2015 

8:30 a.m. – Registration and Breakfast
Counselors arrive in the Webb Room, University Center.

9:00 a.m. –  10:30 a.m. – The New SAT for 2016
Stephen Zori – The College Board
Steven will begin the school counselors workshop around 9:00am by speaking about the new SAT that will be launched in 2016 as well as discussing the partnership College Board has established with Khan Academy for test prep. 

10:30 a.m.  Noon – Financing Your Education: A Guide for School Counselors
Fran McKeown- PHEAA
Mrs. McKeown will be presenting on “Financial Aid for School Counselors." This portion of the workshop will be on educating or re-educating school counselors on how to best help families understand the financial aid process.

12:15 p.m. –  1:00 p.m. Widener University Tour of Campus

Please contact Dr. Jason Britton, Director of Admissions rjbritton@widener.edu with any questions